New York: Harcourt, Brace, & World, "A" 1st US, 1961 (Zurich: Artemis, 1961 as leporello, 1951 as book); on one side, the title/cover page, 3 two-panel "processions" and a numbered explanation of each story, on the other 4 two-panel "processions," making eight 12.5x19.25 boards. Novelty panorama.
The book came first, but this is perfect for a panorama. Seven wordless two-panel spreads (26") of marvelous animal parades, Puss in Boots, The Traveling Musicians, The Good-For-Nothings, King Easter Rabbit, The Death of the Rooster, The Seven Ravens, The Frog King and his Merry Acrobats. Fischer captures animal gestures and feelings with a few quick lines.
CONDITION:. Item #21918