"Little Miss Crinoline" written by Fritz A. Toepperwein and illustrated by Emilie Toepperwein, Published by the Highland Press, Boerne, Texas, copyright 1951, stated first edition. Signed by the author and illustrator.
An illustrated story book written about actual happenings in 1876.
This is the story of a seven year old German-American girl, and her hard working mother. There are four boys, school companions, about the same age as Gretchen. You will also meet the good-hearted miller, the friendly cook, the strong blacksmith, and many other pleasant townspeople.
48 page hard cover children's book in good condition with no rips, tears, or writing. The dust jacket has some wear.