Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1958. Ronni SOLBERT. First Edition. Cloth. Ronni SOLBERT, illustrator. First edition. 12mo oblong; 36 pp; light brown buckram stamped with Befana riding a donkey and a moon in blue, title in red; color illustrated throughout; unclipped color pictorial dust jacket, light shipping to edges, small closed tear to rear; fine in very good plus dj. Fine / very good +. Item #1219
A folk story celebrating Befana, the Italian old woman who delivers gifts to children on Twelfth Night, the twelfth night after Christmas or Epiphany. Charming illustrations accompany the story.