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Zotti und Balloni, written and illustrated by Rudolf Moser.

Zotti und Balloni.

Lonely Uncle Zotti makes a balloon man who floats far from the town and finally finds three children and their lonely widowed mother. A perfectly charming story in bright lithos with angular perspectives from Balloni's high view. In German.



Das Kind in Lied und Bild songs by Pestalozzi, Nitsch, ill. Wernthal [1905].

Das Kind in Lied und Bild.

A beautiful collection of the songs  by a descendant of the Swiss educator illustrated by a German artist. 



21472 Wies im Hause Geht by Lechler, Oscar Pletsch ill.

Wie's im Hause Geht.

A collection of stories by different authors. With stunning lithos and little drawings in text of domestic life. NOTE: This book has been SOLD.



20409 Fruhling und Sommer illus by Walther Caspari.

Fruhling und Sommer.

 Fascinating, lyrical pictures of German daily life just before the War, showing family outings and technological innovations. Spring and summer volumes bound together, all four seasons published after the war. Nice humorous touches if you look carefully. By the brother of Gertrude Caspari.



20330 Eisbärli by Bohatta-Morpurgo.

Eisbarli. (Barli the Ice Bear)

The snowy day of very appealing little polar bear and his brother in his daily life, ending with him asleep and dreaming, his little orange slippers by his side. These books, reissued from 1949 to 1955, have their own style, paper boards rather than pasted on plates, jackets, and, with this title, fewer illustrations. (Bode #94)
Note: This Book Has Been Sold..



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