BEARS. BROWN THE BEAR by Samivel. NY & Lond: Warne & Murray nd ca 1940. Folio, cl. backed pict. bds, light wear, VG-Fine. Translated from the original French, this is the story of the life and adventures of a mischievous bear, with marvelous color illustrations on every page as well as with beautiful full page color illustrations that are vaguely reminiscent of De Brunhoff but really have a style all their own.