Milano, s. A. Editrice Genio, (1936); A.A Coop. Ligatore, Milano printer; blue boards with full plate of sun woman and round deep blue field of flowers; in white, gilt stamped frame with light blue blindstamped border back; gilt decorated spine; 8 pasted in in coloured plates, as issued and many black and white drawings; 8vo; 157 pages plus index and 1 page of ads. Italian language hardback.
"Racconti e Versetti per i piccolil. " Tales of the Deep Blue Meadow..... Quite stylish artwork on these plates, but I can find nothing about Lilly Radò.Text translation Filipo Faber, poetry translation Wanda Bonta, an Italian writer and journalist.. Russian or Slavic? perhaps?
CONDITION: Very Good; tight, straight no names, plain "Library of Congress 1800 "bookplate, small LC embossure on title page, fading LC stamp from Dec 6, 1945 on verso; copy of release email from LC included, no exterior marks; cover plate nice, bottom board faded, corners bumped and worn through, pages flat and clean but pulp paper very darkened. Item #22011