Author: Worm, Piet
Title: Three Little Horses
Place Published: New York
Date Published: 
 pp. Color illustrations throughout by the author. (Slim folio) 43.5x18 cm (17x7"), cloth backed illustrated boards, illustrated endpapers. First Edition.
Scarce true first printing, with large color prints, some double page, throughout. Page facing the title states: "First Printing, 1954. Printed in Holland from the original lithographs by Piet Worm..." Piet Worm wrote approximately 35 books for children, most of which he also illustrated. The adventures of the three little horses were his biggest success; tales originally told as bedtime stories for his two daughters. Worm was the co-editor of the children's magazine "De Fontein" for which he illustrated the comic "Professor Zegellak."