Walter Sauer (ed.)
Wilhelm Busch / John Birmelin
Hans un Yarick
Max and Moritz
Bilingual Edition: Pennsylvania Dutch & English
»Engl. Brosch.«, 58 pages, with all b/w illustrations
Available in the U.S.A. and Canada from
Moritz by Wilhelm Busch (1832-1908) in
a superb Pennsylvania Dutch translation
by one of Pennsylvanias best poets, John Birmelin (1873-1950).
When Hans un Yarick was first published in the Pennsylfawnish Deitsch Eck of the Allentown Morning Call in 1944, Preston E. Barba wrote:
We believe it a kindness to our readers to publish John Birmelins translation Under his inimitable touch our humble dialect has become an instrument giving forth beauty of rhyme and melody hitherto unattained.
Bilingual editionincluding an anonymous 19th century English version of this German childrens classic, which later became the model for The Katzenjammer Kids.