Copenhagen: Gyldendal 1959, translated to English; flat cut illustrated top board with brilliant sun and moon in blue green sky and golden and white castle on purple mountain; publisher's list on bottom, red cloth spine, 7.25x8"; np. Danish language hardback.
A picture book of this fairy tale, translated by an authority in Danish children's literature. A determined princess in brilliant colours by a Danish feminist (1908-1988). A mass market book, but very interesting.
CONDITION: Very Good; collector's tiny initials in gutter, tiny bump to bottom corner, a few small foxing spots to top edge, margin on bottom board darkening, otherwise clean and tight. Item #22035