By Mark Twain, Fritz Kredel
Written in 1845 by German physician Heinrich Hoffmann, Slovenly Peter has entertained generations of readers around the world. This marvelous hardcover edition features Mark Twain's witty translation of the hilarious rhymes that recount the disastrous consequences that befall naughty children. Hoffmann's captivating color illustrations, adapted by Fritz Kredel from a rare limited edition, complement the comical verses.
A Calla Edition, originally published by The Marchbanks Press for the Limited Edition Club, New York, 1935.
Cale Editions; Reprint edition
8.5 x 0.4 x 11.3 inches
Age range: 10 +