Anno's Counting House, In Japanese
Kuso-Kobo, 1988/1981, publisher's or author's card included, white boards with half-timbered house on front and the brick house next door on the back, grey endpapers, in jacket identical to boards, written in Japanese; 261x215mm; np. Picture Book hardback.
Ten children move to the house next door. Open the book: the old house with children working is on the left, the outside of the new house with cut out windows is on the right. Turn the page: the outside of the old house with cut-out windows is on the left; on the right, the rest of the ten children are moving in to the new house. The children move in one by one, until all ten children have moved. A wonderful math book!
CONDITION: Fine in Very Good jacket; jacket is a little rumpled along the edges, one inch tear at back of spine, tiny tears to spine bottom; cost 1,200. Item #17470