This book's cover art is gorgeous. Bold black & red and very detailed it captures your imagination before even opening the book. The Little Spanish Dancer by Madeline Brandeis, Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1936 First Edition. Hardcover book (no dust jacket) in very good condition.. All photographs are by the author & were taken in Spain. Has a vocabulary list on the back of the book. Brandeis traveled the world in search of stories to tell, aiming the lens of her camera at the lives of her characters. In addition to illustrating her books with photographs from her travels, Brandeis took up the movie camera in her role as producer of eight motion pictures for children.