single page item is a reproduction of the first page of the
classic story, Little Red Riding Hood. It makes for a terrific
piece to frame and decorate a study or bedroom!
page is standard 8.5" x 11" in size and has been
hand antiqued via our own unique paper aging process to achieve
a look you wont find anywhere else.
actual page contains the following text (though please note
that the formatting and font will be different as viewed on
this page see photo for exact formatting and look!):
Red Riding Hood
Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm
years ago there lived a dear little girl who was beloved by
everyone who knew her; but her grand-mother was so very fond
of her that she never felt she could think and do enough to
please this dear grand-daughter, and she presented the little
girl with a red silk cap, which suited her so well, that she
would never wear anything else, and so was called Little Red
day Red Riding Hoods mother said to her, Come,
Red, here is a nice piece of meat, and a bottle of wine: take
these to your grandmother; she is weak and ailing, and they
will do her good. Be there before she gets up; go quietly
grandmother lived far away in the wood, a long walk from the
village, and as Little Red Riding Hood came among the trees
she met a Wolf; but she did not know what a wicked animal
it was, and so she was not at all frightened.
morning, Little Red Riding Hood, he said.
you, Mr. Wolf, said she.
are you going so early, Little Red Riding Hood?
my grandmothers, she answered.
what are you carrying in that basket?
wine and meat, she replied. We baked the meat
yesterday, so that grandmother,
antiqued paper is delicately laced with a subtle hint of gold
in the creases creating an almost magical look. (Although
its difficult to catch with a camera, you can see in
the image below how the shimmering is caught in the light)
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