Milano: Rizzoli, 1992. Illustrated by Guareschi, Giovanni. First Printing. Hardcover. Item #16643
First edition in the Opere di Giovannino Guareschi series. Light blue cloth stamped in gold on cover and spine. 86pp. A fine copy in near fine dustjacket with mild edge wear. A poignant Christmas fable written in a German concentration camp in the winter of 1944. With color illustrations by the author. Includes a chronology of Guareschi's works and bibliographical notes. In the Italian language. ; Octavo.