By: (Koivu, Rudolf). Kantele, Signe.
Porvoo/Helsinki: Werner Soderstrom Osakeyhtio, (1937).: (1937).
Seller ID: 95871
Condition: Very good
THE SCARCE FIRST EDITION OF A CLASSIC FINNISH CHILDREN'S BOOK - Quarto, 11-3/4 inches high by 11 inches wide. Color pictorial boards backed with a blue cloth spine. The covers are rubbed with wear to the edges and corners and to the head & tail of the spine. 30 &  pages, illustrated with a half-title vignette, 8 full-page and 5 half-page black & white illustrations, plus 8 full-page color plates by Rudolf Koivu. A previous owner's name with her address is penned on the front pastedown with "Helsinki, Finland" penned on the front endpaper. There is minor foxing or light staining to t... View More...