Omelkova simia [Omelka’s family]
Omelkova simia [Omelka’s family]

Omelkova simia [Omelka’s family]

[Germany]: [1947]. Original pictorial wrappers. Fair condition. Item #145

Octavo (15 x 21 cm). [8] pages; illustrations. Text in Ukrainian. Wrappers torn and soiled, with faint old vertical crease.

A rare Ukrainian illustrated children's book presumably published in a German camp for the displaced persons (DP) in the aftermath of WWII. The first edition of the book was illustrated by E. Baluta and was published in Poltava in 1918. The story lists members of Omelka’s little family.

NOT in OCLC, KVK.

Price: $200.00