Swedish Folk and Fairy Tales

Illustrated by John Bauer, Sweden. His fantastic illustrations are created with pencil, ink, watercolor and gouche. Begun with a short biography of John Bauer's life, this collection of stories by Swedish authors come to life with these engaging and exquisitely detailed images of trolls and other mythical creatures. Authors include Elsa Beskow, Anna Wahlenberg, Alfred Smedberg, Cyrus Granér, Helena Nyblom, Walter Stenström, Harald Östenson, W.E. Björk, Helge Kjellin, and Jenna Oterdahl. Hardcover, 256pp. 2019