Lobel, Arnold, illustrator; Chapman, Carol, author
Title THE TALE OF MESHKA THE KVETCH
Book Condition Fine in beige linen with an illustration of Meshka stamped in black to the front cover and with titles stamped in black to the spine; in a fine, price-clipped dust jacket. Octavo.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: E. P. Dutton, (1980).
0525407456 / 9780525407454
Seller ID 48149.00
Lobel's illustrations drawn with a touch of vigorous humor make the reader take delight as Meshka's exaggerated complaints become horrific literal truths. After the kvetch learns to appreciate instead of complain, her world reverts to happy normality.
Yiddish Literature. Picture Books. Illustrated Books. Children's Literature.