Lausanne: Editions Vineta, 1951.
Illustrated by Pericle Luigi Giovannetti. First French Edition. Hardcover. Very Good- with no dust jacket. Item #14486
Spine darkened, some light foxing, stain on front cover. Solid hardcover. ; French translation of Swiss artist P Giovannetti's first book, Das betrunkene Eichhorn. French language preface by Charles Hummel, followed by Giovannetti's story, told by 14 drawings of the squirrel's misadventure, without words. This book was followed by his success in multiple books with the character Max the Marmot. Only after Giovannetti's reclusive death was his trove of paintings and inks discovered and exhibited publically. ; 11, 14 pl pages.