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Catalog Number 2013.012.0171
Object Name Book
Description A family's 159 page, illustrated, Wonder Books soft cover book titled " Hans Christian Andersen Fairy Tales to Read Aloud" published in 1960 in New York. The outside of the multicolor, heavy paper front cover has an illustration of the fairy tale, The Princess and the Pea" and the outside back cover has publisher information and a list of "Read-Aloud" books for families. There is a title page, a copyright page and a Table of Contents page in the front. The title is also printed on the spine.
Date 1960
Dimensions H-1 W-13.3 L-20.2 cm
Collection Aurora History Museum Objects Collection
Imagefile 032\20130120171.JPG
Material paper
Notes Marks: (Front cover) 2023 39cents/ Hans Christian Andersen's/ Fairy Tales/ To Read Aloud/ Wonder/ Read Aloud/ Books

Notes: The series were published by Wonder Books, Inc, a division of Grosset and Dunlap (now Penguin Young Readers), in the 1960s and 70s.

Note: Object ID on left inside corner of back cover and page 64 of book.
Other Name Wonder "Read-Aloud"
Title Hans Christian Andersen's Fairy Tales to Read Aloud