The World’s Fairy Book – Monro S. Orr (1932)


The World’s Fairy Book – Monro S. Orr (1932)


Title: The World’s Fairy Book

Author: Monro S. Orr (illus)

Publisher: George G. Harrap & Co, London, 1932.

Condition: Hardcover, fair. Significant wear to cover, scribbles and tanning to edges. Text mostly clean, with slight foxing, and page 209 partly detached, text not affected. With 8 colour plates by Monro S. Orr. 255pp.


The Arabian Nights:

  1. Story of the Seven Voyages of Sinbad of the Sea
  2. Story of Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves
  3. Story of Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp

Hans Andersen’s Fairy Tales

  1. The Emperor’s New Clothes
  2. The Wild Swans
  3. The Hardy Tin Soldier
  4. The Little Match Girl
  5. The Ugly Ducklin
  6. The Swineherd
  7. The Fir Tree
  8. The Little Sea Maid
  9. The Storks

Grimm’s Fairy Tales

  1. Hansel and Grethel
  2. The Golden Bird
  3. Rumpelstiltskin
  4. Tom Thumb
  5. The Wolf and the Seven Little Goats
  6. The Elves and the Shoemaker
  7. Roland
  8. The Little Brother and Sister
  9. Little Snow-White
  10. The Six Servants