Title Dashenka, or the Life of a Puppy. Written Drawn Photographed and Endured By Karel Capek
Book Condition Very Good Minus
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Second Printing.
Publisher London George Allen & Unwin 1933
Seller ID 001771
London: George Allen & Unwin, 1933. The story of a beloved wire-haired terrier by the famous Czech author of "War with the Newts" Ostensibly a children's book, it remains popular today but early editions are quite scarce. Illustrated with drawings and photos, a collaboration with Capek's brother Joseph. Dashenka appeared on a stamp issued by the Czech Republic in 2010. This is a Very Good (Minus) copy of the Second Impression, published the same month as the first printing. Illustrated paper-covered boards, rather worn; in an archival plastic protector. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Second Printing.. Hard Cover. Very Good Minus/No Jacket.