ABC - Primers World War II

Lowland, Max [= Max Schuchart] - Ruting, Jos (illustrated.).

ABC for soldiers on leave.

Published: Amsterdam, Joh. M. Allis,


(1945), (29)p. text by Max Schuchart with illustrations in black and white and extra colour by Jos Ruting, decorated wrappers, small oblong, staples, 12,3 x 16,5 cm.

See Koninklijke Bibliotheek, digitized copy.

ABC for soldiers on leave is specially printed for the allied soldiers. Each letter rhyming texts in handwritten-style and caricature drawings in black and white or red and bronze. This way they can communicate with the Dutch population. "(..) for the benefit of, and as a guide to, all Allied Soldiers (..). 'V is the sign of Victory and Freedom for all nations." Various topics are covered: Amsterdam, Allied soldiers and Dutch women, Hitler and alcohol. Rare WW-II abc.

Condition: Fine.


Offered by Dik Ramkema