Esslingen, München: J. F. Schreiber; "vierte auflage", 4th edition or printing of the kleine ausgabe or small version of this book, probably 1920's, simplified fraktur title and sans serif modern text script, green boards with the princess in a red robe, sitting in a tree talking to a squirrel; 8 full page col. illustrations; 17.5 x 22.5. German language hardback. medium.
Beautiful pictures of the princess and the little people of the wood and the stars who cared for her.
CONDITION: Good Minus; no names or other marks, soiled spine split and frayed 12 cm, all board edges rubbed to white and corners rubbed through to card, bottom cover faded, soiled, and darkened; last page pulled away about 6 cm but staple holding and all text pages are browned, especially the title page; However (!), this book is tight enough, the front cover is clean and all illustrations are bright with nice edges. Item #22303