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Flowers of Delight
(McClelland and Stewart, Limited, 1965)
From the Edmonton Public Library. It is fitting that I finally bought this lovely book, which I had seen often, in Toronto itself. Among its many treasures are five nice verse fables on 162-5 with seven black-and-white ...
Stories of Childhood
(The Child's World, Inc., 1968)
DS, LM, MM, GA, The Bundle of Sticks, TH, and SW, all with rather predictable illustrations. A nice selection of songs, poems, and stories otherwise, with mediocre pictures. Compare with the earlier edition (1947) ...
Ein Fuchs fährt nach Amerika: Fabeln aus aller Welt, für Kinder gesammelt und neu erzählt
(Paulus Verlag, 1968)
This small format (4¾ x 6¾) book belonged, apparently at various times, to the St. Peter Library in Essen and to Klaus Giepmann of Essen. Baumann did two other later works that I have, Affengeplapper in 1972 and Der Grüne ...
The Golden Story Book
Ten fables, well told, out of a total of almost sixty stories of various sorts. The illustrations are all of children and elves, cute to an extreme. The best of the illustrations is for BF on 168. There is absolutely ...
Walt Disney's Story Land: 55 Favorite Stories adapted from Walt Disney films
(NY: Golden Press/Racine: Western Publishing Co., 1962)
A happy find before takeoff! GA (64) has an unusual ending: the ants take the grasshopper in and make him sing as his work. He obligingly changes his song. Typical Disney pictures, poorly reproduced. Country Cousin ...