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Celli, Rose. Baba Yaga, A Popular Russian Folktale. Poughkeepsie, New York, 1935.

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Rose Celli, illustrated by Nathalie Parain.
Published by Artists and Writers Guild, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1935
Baba Yaga, A Popular Russian Tale, retold by Rose Celli, illustrated by Nathalie Parain, planned by Pere Castor, pub. Artists and Writers Guild Inc., Poughkeepsie, NY, 1935. 1st US ed. [1st original French edition was 1932]. 16 pages, illustrated in coloured lithographs. Large format 330 mm x 280 mm. Parain [Natalia Tchelpanova 1897-1958] was among the first illustrators of the series and several Eastern European artists were also employed bringing a fresh modernist vision to children's illustration.