Kaunas: Tulpes, 1928. Cover and four text illustrations by Rimtas Kalpokas. First edition. In publisher’s yellow illustrated wrappers, printed in red and blue. 66 p. Ownership inscription on the title page. Small damage to the spine at the tail. Overall in very good condition.
First Lithuanian edition of the novels of the Norwegian writer Knut Hamsun, winner of the 1920 Nobel Prize in Literature. Illustrated by Rimtas Kalpokas (1908–1999), Lithuanian painter, and graphic artist.