January 18, 2013

Sergei Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf

Hello to you all! Today I photographed this classic - I was lucky to find a copy from 1960 at the flea market some time ago. It tells the famous story "Peter and the Wolf", written (both text and music) by Sergei Prokofiev in 1936 in the USSR.

Sergej Prokofjew/Frans Haacken: Peter und der Wolf, Büchergilde Gutenberg 1958/1960

In 2012 this book has been republished by Beltz & GelbergYou can order the reprint of the first edition (1958) in its original format here or here. It's illustrated by German illustrator and artist Frans Haacken (1911-1979).