A mayse mit a kamilyon. [A story with a chameleon.]. Peretz Hirschbein.
A mayse mit a kamilyon. [A story with a chameleon.]
A mayse mit a kamilyon. [A story with a chameleon.]
Illustrated Yiddish Children’s Book

A mayse mit a kamilyon. [A story with a chameleon.]

New York: Farlag Matones, 1925. Cover and illustrations by Aharon Gudlman. First edition. In publisher’s illustrated wrappers, printed in red and black. 24 columns (on 6 leaves). Stamp and note in ink on cover. Overall in fine condition.

First edition of Peretz Hirschbein’s Yiddish children’s book illustrated by Aharon Gudlman (1890– 1978).

Peretz Hirschbein (1880–1948) was a Russian-born (Grodno Governorate) Yiddish-language playwright, writer, and theatre director who settled down in New York in the mid 1910s.

His books “A mayse mit a kamilyon” was published by Farlag Matones, a publisher of children's books which eventually became a leading publisher of Yiddish literature in the US.

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Price: €800.00