Author:Zwerger, Lisbeth

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The Nightingale

By: Andersen, Hans Christian; Zwerger, Lisbeth; Translated from the Danish By Anthea Bell

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, North-South Books: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33502

ISBN: 0735811180

Condition: Near Fine


Not exlib. DJ flaps affixed to boards, tips sharp, lovely glossy hardcover in matching dj. Gift dedication on fep, small area of color loss from erasure on upper right hand corner of green fep. Pages tight, bright and unmarked. 32 pp. Though the emperor banishes the nightingale in preference for a jeweled mechanical imitation, the little bird remains faithful and returns years later when the emperor is near death and no one else can help him. View more info

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Aesop's Fables

By: Zwerger, Lisbeth

Price: $38.00

Publisher: MA, Picture Book Studio: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29371

ISBN: 0887081088

Condition: Near Fine


Gorgeous 1st edition hardcover with bookplate from former owner on frt pastedown, else as new including dust jacket in new mylar. 26 pp. Lisbeth Zwerger brings to life such characters as the tortoise and the hare, or the boy who cried wolf, in delicate and whimsical ink and watercolor paintings. These fables are included: Town Mouse and Country Mouse; Milkmaid & Her Pail; The Man & the Satyr; Shepard's Boy and the Wolf; The Hares & the Frogs; Monkey & the Camel; Fox & the Grapes; Hare & the Tortoise; Fox & the Crow; Dog & the Sow; Moon & and Her Mother. View more info