Item #002886 Viens Pats; A. Kronenberga ilustracijas. Rainis, Janis Plieksans.
Viens Pats; A. Kronenberga ilustracijas

Viens Pats; A. Kronenberga ilustracijas

Riga, Latvia: Latvijas Valsts Izdevnieciba, 1960. Kronenberg, Albert. Paperback. [28] p.: illustrations; 17 x 24 cm. Stapled illustrated paper covers; illustrations on inside of both covers. Entirely in Latvian. Gift inscription on verso of title page, dated 1961. Rainis was the pseudonym of the author Janis Plieksans (1865-1929), a Latvian poet, playwright, and politician. When Latvia achieved independence in 1918, he returned from exile in Switzerland as a hero of Latvian culture. One of his poems (first line: "Viens pats tris gadus aru, aru, aru, aru") is here illustrated for children by Albert Kronenberg (1887-1958). Scarce. In Very Good Condition: cover is lightly soiled; front cover is slightly creased; staples are rusting; clean and tight. Very Good. Item #002886

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