sub titled: A soldier picture book
This is a very rare book in a series of children books by renowned illustrator Fritz Koch-Gotha, which is most famous from his 1924 book 'Haschenschule' or 'Rabbit School'.
What makes the later title in this listing uncommon, is the time and topic covered. You can see young boys including Jungvolk members, standing by the soldiers and watchings their actions like artillery, cavalry patrol, firing artillery, machine gun in position, infantry attack, march through the village, tank attack, aerial attack, bivouac jokes.
It has text by Erich Rohden and affectionately detailed pictures in color by Koch-Gotha.
In good exterior and good interior condition
Boards worn and soiled, mild foxing to pages, otherwise ok.
All pages are complete and tight in the binding.
Approx/Measurements: 7-1/2" x 10" ~0.7 lbs.
by Fritz Koch-Gotha
Published by Publishing House Scholz, Mainz
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