Three half-inch tears along edges of front jacket panel, jacket edges rubbed. Bookplate on front endpaper recto, pencil gift note on half-title page, note laid in. 1929 Hard Cover. 160 pp. Photographic illustrations made in Switzerland by the author. Here is an absorbing tale of how Seppi, the ambitious Swiss lad, made his dream of becoming a skillful wood-carver like his father come true. No American child can read about Seppi's struggles to perfect himself in his father's art without feeling more than one thrill of sympathy. How his father carved a beautiful St. Bernard dog for a rich Americ... View More...
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