Livorno: Societa Editrice Tirrena, 1946; shaped oblong card covers with two camels, one brown, one cream, on red ground with walls in back of grey blue same on back, (color now unfaded only on back); 8.5x4.5" Italian language softcover, novelty shape book,
Nice realistic camels, a less common animal from a series of zoo animal shape books. Inside are one page poems for a child about the exciting life of the camel "Esso e il cammello, un bravo ruminante intelligente..." Mild stereotypes.
CONDITION: Very Good; name inside top cover with little square Macy's USA Italy sticker, 1/4" pull tear on camel head, side edge a bit bent, front colours pleasantly faded, back colours bright, inside pages darkening, flat, and clean. Item #21893