Hand-printed

WIECHMANN (Peter)Suanna. [Das Märchen vom Mädchen und dem Licht].

München, Kellerpresse, n.d. (1974)

Large square 8vo, publisher’s red card wrappers with linocut illustration in black on the upper cover and the title. (24) pp.  Text by the publisher Peter Wiechmann. Complete.

Cover illustration and 8 beautiful original linocut plates in black and colour by Dorle Saleike.

First Edition, the third book hand-printed at the Kellerpresse established in 1974.

Limited to 600 copies numbered in pencil.

Hand-printed and bound by Günter Ropertz and Hans Meuter, the book necessitated “five hundred hours of work in a basement of the Schneewittchenstrasse in Munich”.

Lovely children’s book with great design.

Price: 175,00 euros

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