Das Männchen kommt zum Zauberer. Eine neue Bildergeschichte vom Männchen - (The Male is a Magician . A new picture story from the Male)
First Edition; a rare early German childrens book consisting of 16 pages with 20 hand-coloured illustrations and verses. Front cover illustration (the male pulling a cart on which a Mohr doll sitting and holding a balloon) and coloured vignette (doll with male the Magician) on the back cover. In 1922 a self-published tiny edition of 46 copies with handwritten text & drawings was issued. Four titles were published by Herbert Stuffer between 1926 and 1938 of which this is the most scarce.
8vo - (over 7¾" - 9¾" tall); Previous owner's neat inscription inside front cover in pencil.
Author Meissen, Conny
Binding Illustrated Boards
Publisher Herbert Stuffer (Berlin)
Illustrator Conny Meissen
Condition good but yellow cloth spine very worn