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The Moomins and the great flood / by Tove Jansson ; translated by David McDuff.

By: Language: English Original language: Swedish Series: The Moomins. 1. Publication details: London : Sort Of, 2012.Description: 60 pages : illustrations ; 25 cmISBN:
  • 9781908745132
  • 1908745134
Uniform titles:
  • Småtrollen och den stora översvämningen. English
Subject(s): Genre/Form: DDC classification:
  • [Fic] 23
LOC classification:
  • PZ7.J247 Mg 2012
Also issued online.Summary: "The Moomins and the Great Flood was the original Moomin story, published in Finland in 1945. A rediscovered gem, it offers an extraordinary glimpse into Tove Jansson's unique vision, featuring beautiful sepia watercolours as well as the pen and ink drawings that would become her trademark."...From cover.
Holdings
Item type Home library Collection Call number Vol info Status Date due Barcode Item reserves
Book Melbourne Athenaeum Library Junior collection JAN Moomins Bk.1 Available 059113
Total reserves: 0

"The Moomins and the great flood was the first ever Moomin book, originally published in Finland in 1945"--Page 9.

"The Moomins and the Great Flood was the original Moomin story, published in Finland in 1945. A rediscovered gem, it offers an extraordinary glimpse into Tove Jansson's unique vision, featuring beautiful sepia watercolours as well as the pen and ink drawings that would become her trademark."...From cover.

Also issued online.

Translated from the Swedish.

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