67 819 Struwwelpeter Norweb J = J Browne
67/ 819 [Struwwelpeter]. Norweb, J. (= J. Browne). Stoute kinderen voor zoete kinderen, geteekend en berijmd door J. Norweb. Rott., H. Nijgh, n.d. (±1860), 1st ed., (25) lvs. printed on one side only, 24 lvs. with a large/ full-p. contemp. handcol. lithogr. ill. w. accomp. letterpress text (a few lvs. w. 2 smaller ills.), orig. clothbacked handcol. lithogr. boards, 4to.

- Rare, complete copy. Sl. fingersoiled and occas. sl. foxed; first free endpaper creased. Corners showing; frontcover w. sm. dam spot.

= Rühle 287: "Original niederländische, struwwelpeternahe Struwwelpetriade, mit sieben grausamen, aber reizvoll illustrierten Geschichten." Lust en Leering p.216-220. Our copy the 2nd or 3rd version of the first edition, with the uncensored antisemitic verses in the story of "Koppige Klaas", the chapter "Baldadig Jansje" with the spanking scene but with the 'censored' last illustration, showing "baldadig Jansje" spanked by her father on her bare bottom, more or less covered. On the book see F. Booy, "Mietje met het mes", in: N. Maas (ed.), Waardevol oud papier, Haarlem, 1996, p.30-35. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE XXX.

€ (150-250)