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The Story of the Little Old Man

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A lonely old man, who makes friends with a dog, feels deserted when a little girl also begins to play with it.
Hardcover, 49 pages
Published March 1st 1999 by R & S Books (first published January 1st 1979)
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Trevligt överraskad över att det fanns en bok på svenska i grannbyn (i norra Italien)! Att det dessutom var en riktigt fin historia som passade perfekt för min 3-åring gjorde inte saken sämre.
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D'abord publié dans Les Belles Histoires, ce conte pour enfants a ensuite été édité par Bayard. Comme tous ceux que je connais et qui l'ont lu quand ils étaient petits, j'ai été très marquée par ce livre, qui reste l'un des plus emblématiques de mon enfance. Les illustrations sont d'une mélancolie infinie et collent parfaitement à cette histoire affreusement triste car, même si tout finit bien, l'impression globale n'est quand même pas bien joyeuse puisque le petit monsieur tout seul est victime ...more
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Barbro Enskog was born in Bromma, Stockholm. She graduated from art school in 1958 and has been writing books for publication since 1965. Her style has exerted a major influence on Swedish children's literature. Located between realism and surrealism, her works are humorous and imaginative, and her books for children treat important issues to be taken seriously and treated for children.
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