Edmund Dulac's Fairy-Book
Fairy Tales of the Allied Nations (Illustrated Edition) (Dodo Press)
By (author) Edmund Dulac
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Edmund Dulac's Fairy-Book by Edmund Dulac
Book DescriptionEdmund Dulac (1882-1953) was a French book illustrator prominent during the so called "Golden Age of Illustration." He spent a very brief period at the Academie Julien in Paris in 1904 before moving to London. He then began an association with the Leicester Gallery and Hodder & Stoughton; the gallery would commission paintings from Dulac and then sell the rights to Hodder & Stoughton, who would publish the books while the gallery would sell the paintings. Books produced under this arrangement by Dulac include Stories from the Arabian Nights (1907), an edition of Shakespeare's The Tempest (1908), The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam (1909), Stories from Hans Christian Andersen (1911) and Princess Badoura (1913). During World War I he contributed to relief books, including King Albert's Book, Princess Mary's Gift Book, and, unusually, his own Edmund Dulac's Picture Book for the French Red Cross (1915). After the war, the deluxe edition illustrated book became a rarity and Dulac's career in this field was over. His last such books were Edmund Dulac's Fairy Book (1916), the Tanglewood Tales (1918) and the exquisite The Kingdom of the Pearl (1920).
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781409911883
(229mm x 152mm x 12mm)
Imprint: Dodo Press
Publisher: Dodo Press
Publish Date: 9-May-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Edmund Dulac
Sindbad the Sailor and Other Stories from the Arabian Nights, Hardback (October 2016)
Beautifully designed hardcover edition presents classic stories from The Arabian Nights, enhanced with 23 atmospheric color plates. Stories include "Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp," "The Sleeper Awakened," and more.
Bells and Other Poems, Hardback (November 2013)
This lavish hardcover compilation features the best of Poe's verse, including "The Raven," "Annabel Lee," "To Helen," "The Conqueror Worm," and other favourites. The poems are enhanced by 28 colour plates and numerous black-and-white images by Edmund Dulac.
Tempest, Hardback (November 2012)
The most lavish version ever produced of Shakespeare's final comedy, this illustrated hardcover edition features the complete text plus 40 full-colour plates by acclaimed fantasy artist Edmund Dulac.
Sleeping Beauty and Other Fairy Tales, Hardback (November 2011)» View all books by Edmund Dulac
Edmund Dulac was second only to Arthur Rackham in his sensitivity to the world of fairy tales, and his style is at once exotic and elegant. The present edition contains four tales in artful retelling and offering 30 full-page colour plates in Dulac's inimitable style.
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