The Tale of the Little, Little Old Woman

Swedish title: Sagan om den lilla lilla gumman

Category: Children / Picture Books

Pub date: 01-06-2011

The Tale of the Little, Little Old Woman

Elsa Beskow

The book about The little little old woman was first published in 1897. It was one of the first completely swedish picture books and is based on a national folk jingle. The jingle was written and illustrated by Elsa Beskow at the age of 23, who then was an unknowed artist. The Tale of the Little, Little Old Woman is Beskows first book.

Rights sold

Chinese simpl./Petrel Publishing
English/Floris Books

Mathilde Coffy