HURRAY FOR PEREGRIN PIG
HURRAY FOR PEREGRIN PIG
(HAUPTMANN, TATJANA)illus.

HURRAY FOR PEREGRIN PIG

MOVEABLE. (HAUPTMANN,TATJANA) HURRAY FOR PEREGRINE PIG by Tatjana Hauptmann. (London: Ernest Benn, 1980). Large oblong 4to (12 1/2 x 11 1/2"), pictorial boards, slightest bit of shelf wear else Fine condition. 1st English edition of the 1979 original Eberhard Wutz Ist Wieder Da! A true picture book with no text at all each illustration is composed of 2 leaves. Printed on one side of the paper, the top leaf is die-cut and when the page is turned it reveals new illustrations underneath it. Featuring a family of humanized pigs, this is a sequel to Hauptmann's A Day in the Life of Petronella Pig. In this book Petronella's husband Peregrine returns from his world travels. Each page is chock full of action, wondrously illustrated in color by Hauptmann. Printed on high quality paper.

[Item #36726]

Price: $80.00