Flikka and the Magic Bear written & illustrated (fabulous woodcuts) by Hazel Lauttamus Birt, first edition, first printing. Hazlyn Press, 1989 with a dictionary of Finnish words. A little girl makes friends with a bear on her Finnish grandpa's homestead in the northern Canadian bush. Ms. Birt's woodcut prints have won numerous awards. This is a softbound book and the woodcut illustrations are worth every penney! Book is in excellent, clean, tight condition.