Boston, MA: David R. Godine, 1980. Erna Voigt. First American edition. Hardcover. SIGNED. Oblong quarto (26.5 cm x 24.5 cm) in boards over cloth spine. Light shelfwear to jacket; light rubbing to extremities, else boards are crisp and unworn; interior is clean and crisp. Fine / near fine. Item #57345
Signed and inscribed by Voigt, on the each free endpaper: "With best wishes! Erna Voigt, West Germany/Munich Jan 12, 1982".
Illustrator Erna Voigt's clever realizations of Prokofiev's characters move through idyllic landscapes reminiscent of tapestry-work. Each page of text features the musical motif and instrument associated with that part of the story.