Title Ludmila A Legend of Liechtenstein
Book Condition Very Good in Very Good+ dust wrapper
Publisher Garden City Doubleday & Company 1959
Illustrator Illustrated by Reisie Lonette
Seller ID 2238
B&W Illustrations; 12mo; 63 pages; Spine ends bumped and creased. Pages very faintly yellowed.Blue decorated covers very lightly soiled. Dust wrapper, not price clipped, faintly soiled, lightly edgeworn. ; In 1823 in a village in Liechtenstein, there is young girl named for St. Ludmila, patron saint of all milch cows. Her family owns "the little Weakling" a small cow that wants desperately to win the village championship and be the best cow of the year. The miracle of her story is lovingly retold by the author of The Snow Goose, The Small Miracle, Thomasina, and the Mrs. 'Arris" novels.
Liechtenstein Cow Folklore Miracle Saint Ludmila Folk Tale