Edited and illustrated by Ingri and Edgar Parin d'Aulaire
Revised and updated edition of this collection of 21 Norwegian folktales, with dreamy illustrations and a new introduction by the d'Aulaires.
EAST OF THE SUN AND WEST OF THE MOON
From mythology to history to fantasy and everything in between, the works of husband and wife team Edgar Parin and Ingri d'Aulaire have long been indelible parts of the children's literature pantheon. Their use of stone lithography for their illustrations gave their books an "uncanny hand-drawn vibrancy" that makes them a treat to look at (NEW YORK REVIEW BOOKS). The d'Aulaires earned numerous accolades over their joint careers, including a Caldecott Medal and a nomination for the Hans Christian Andersen Award.
New York: The Viking Press, (1969). 9.25'' x 7.25''. Original color pictorial boards. Lacks dust jacket. Illustrated in shades of brown. 224 pages. Binding with a hint of bumping to corners and spine ends. Sharp and clean.
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