München: Paul Hugendrubel Verlag (1944 thus) M-F; tan card boards with Tom Thumb walking along with his backpack and needle sword; endpaper design with Tom crawling out of a thimble; full page woodcuts and two cuts on text pages, in deep colour;. German language hardback medium.
Bold and cheerful woodcuts in tune with the traditional nature of the story of a mischievous little person.
CONDITION: Very Good; tiny collector initials, toned around margins, three rusted staples have pulled through on endpapers but paper is not split at gutter, very tight and clean, inside and out. Item #22290