Ryboda??  Tales for little children
Lot 4249
RYBACK, ISSACHAR BER, illustrator. MARGOLIN, MIRIAM. Mayselekh far klyninke kinderlekh [Tales of Little Children]. Petrograd and Berlin: Evskektsiya Narkomprosa, 1922.
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Ryboda??  Tales for little children
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RYBACK, ISSACHAR BER, illustrator.
MARGOLIN, MIRIAM. Mayselekh far klyninke kinderlekh [Tales of Little Children]. Petrograd and Berlin: Evskektsiya Narkomprosa, 1922.
Oblong 8vo. 28 pp. With 10 lithographs. Original decorated wrappers. Wrappers soiled and tears professionally closed; finger marks with rubberstamps of former owners and contemporary ink inscription on the verso of the title-page.

RARE JEWISH RUSSIAN CHILDREN'S BOOK, published by the Jewish Section of NARKOMPROS. This is one of the most delightful of the Yiddish children's books to be published in the early Soviet Union because of I.B. Ryback's child-like illustrations. MoMA 166.

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