A Golden Book .... Златна книга за наши дети, Bulgaria: 1921, 1st , A. Bozhinov.

22480 Golden Book for our Children, Bozhinov, illus..Bulgaria,1st (Zlatna kniga), 20122 Angus and the Ducks, Marjorie Flack, c. 1946/1930., 20122 Angus and the Ducks, Marjorie Flack, c. 1946/1930., 20122 Angus and the Ducks, Marjorie Flack, c. 1946/1930., 20122 Angus and the Ducks, Marjorie Flack, c. 1946/1930.

A classic Bulgarian children's book in the original elegant edition. Animal cartoons, and traditional country scenes, as well as pictures of modern children, illustrate this collection of 19 little stories in verse by famous Bulgarian writers, the author himself, Elin Pelin and others. Bozhinov, who was also a master of political caricature, infused his work for children with warmth and cheer. A treasure. Thanks to the University of Oregon Special Collections for translation.

$310.00

 

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22480 Golden Book for our Children, Bozhinov, illus..Bulgaria,1st (Zlatna kniga)
20122 Angus and the Ducks, Marjorie Flack, c. 1946/1930.
20122 Angus and the Ducks, Marjorie Flack, c. 1946/1930.
20122 Angus and the Ducks, Marjorie Flack, c. 1946/1930.
20122 Angus and the Ducks, Marjorie Flack, c. 1946/1930.
A Golden Book for Our Children. Златна книга за наши дети (Zlatna kniga za nashiti︠e︡ di︠e︡t︠s︡a)
Bozhinov, Aleksandr, 1878-1968. editor.
Aleksandr Bozhinov, illustrator, Александър Божинов, .Нарисувал
Bulgaria: Sofia? publisher unnamed, 1921, 1st, written in Bulgarian in stylized Cyrillic, "Republication is forbidden" and table of contents on verso.; dark green cloth spine and green corner coverings; on the paper top board a frog tells stories to animal scholars sitting on a bench, while a tiny bug who looks like Bozhinov walks along reading a book, on the bottom board a cat observes a teasing mouse; a large "board book" with heavy card pages, each with a coloured illustration and a short verse, and each with different intricate borders; page edges are red all around; 2.4x22.5x30cm, 8.75x11.75"; 20 interior pp
Bulgarian language hardcover.
CONDITION: Very Good Plus; no names or marks, light foxing on exterior board margins, upper corner bumped but protected by the cloth corner tip guard, some bumps on edges but no rubbing to card, interior very clean and completely uncreased, binding tight. Institutions inquire.
Control Number: 
22489