Illustrated by Dagmar Berkova.
Published by Franklin Watts in 1968.
Binding: Hardcover (pink cloth with black embossed lettering)
Condition: Dust jacket in good condition (a couple of minor tears to edges). Book itself in pretty much mint condition.
Dagmar Berkova’s version of The Nutcracker, published by Franklin Watts, New York, in 1968.
The illustrations in this book are just magical, doing justice to one of the world’s most celebrated Christmas stories.
Czech illustrator Berkova is best known for her illustrated editions of Alice in Wonderland, for which she won multiple prizes. But this one is our personal favourite of her books.
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E.T.A Hoffman and Tchaikovsky would be proud as punch.