Chassidische Legenden: Verbeeld door H.N. Werkman. H. N. WERKMAN, text F R. A. Henkels, pref Jan Martinet.

Chassidische Legenden: Verbeeld door H.N. Werkman

Groningen: Wolters-Noordhoff Forsten, 1987. First Thus. Slim octavo (25.5cm.); publisher's cloth in dark blue pictorial dust jacket; [64]pp.; color illus. throughout. Just About Fine. Facsimile edition of the Dutch Jewish artist printer's lushly illustrated tales, produced between 1942 and 1943. Hendrik Nicolaas Werkman set up a clandestine printshop in Nazi-occupied Groningen until his discovery, arrest, and murder, in April, 1945, in the last days of World War II. Text entirely in Dutch.

Price: $35.00

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