Title BLOOD AND GINGERBREAD
Book Condition Very fine, bound in brick-red cloth with paper spine label, colored endsheets, in illustrated wood veneer dust wrapper, housed in a matching cloth-covered hinged traycase with printed spine label. A thoughtful, exquisitely rendered production, as usual.
Edition First edition: one of 111 copies SIGNED by Sladek and by illustrator Judy King-Rieniets. This is number 5.
Publisher New Castle, Virginia: Cheap Street, (1990).
Seller ID 29240.00
Sladek draws upon THE GOLDEN BOUGH, Norse mythology and Shirer's account of Buchenwald for his unique spin on Grimm's Hansel and Gretel. Gorgeous and apposite monochrome illustrations by King-Rieniets decorate the text and the jacket.
Science Fiction/Fantasy. Fairy Tales. Signed. Limited Editions.