Our Kalevala Illustrations for the Epic Of Finland Young Illustration In Honour Of The 160th Anniversary Of The Kalevala

By: Sisko Ylimartimo Retold and Edited Translated Lisa Reinkainen

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Book Condition: Fine


Fine.Hardcover. First Lapland Edition. Finland: Lapland University Press, 2009. Book. Fine Decorative Hardcover Color and B/W 44 Full Page Illustrations Text English and Finnish. Clean. No writing No underlines. NOT a library copy. No jacket as published with color cover. Published for the 160th year of publishing of the Finnish Fantasy masterpiece the Kalevala. Well known as a influence for J.R.R.Tolkien with it's mystic northern mythology that sparkles with the mystery of the Northern lights. Here Finnish author Sisko Ylimartimo offers over forty full page full color and b/w fantasy Kalevala illustrations by different artists with description in English and Finnish. They range from the romantic and magical sensual to the abstract and modern and even a lego Kalevala. Woodcuts, Batik Pastels, etc Small printing Like new hardcover. We pack with care since 1977. First Edition.

Title: Our Kalevala Illustrations for the Epic Of Finland Young Illustration In Honour Of The 160th Anniversary Of The Kalevala

Author Name: Sisko Ylimartimo Retold and Edited Translated Lisa Reinkainen

Categories: Norse/Anglo Saxon/ Middle English/ Elizabethan/German, Fantasy Literature, J.R.R Tolkien and The Inklings,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Finland, Lapland University Press: 2009

ISBN Number 13: 9789789524842

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Seller ID: 016826

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