Stockholm: Ahlén & Akerlunds Förlag, Albert Bonnier, 1946/1918, "Barnens Stora Julkalender", square trimmed white paper boards with green and black titles and a coloured oval painting of the aunts sitting under a tree, green cloth spine, two sided coated paper, text with black ruled border faces the famous paintings; in cream soft paper jacket with black titles and silhouettes of children running after the little dogs; 12.75x9.5, 31.7x26cm; np. Swedish language hardback.
A glimpse of the world of a Swedish town of the last century. Three maiden aunts lose their little dog, and the sad foster children who find him find a new home as well. Watercolour lithos.
CONDITION; Very Good Plus in Very Good jacket; no names or other marks, bottom of spine bumped and rubbed; very pale but uneven toning; in darkening jacket with two 3/4" tears, tiny bit of wear at corners darkening and soiled spine; flaps are blank, but on back of book, Kartonnerad price is Kr. 3:75. Item #19726