TEN ONI DRUMMERS.
Edition: First printing.
Santa Rosa, CA: Tortuga Press, (2019) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Originally published almost 20 years ago, this is the first bilingual (Spanish - English) editon of a counting story in rhyme. A Japanese boy begins to have company in his dreams. They are horned demons known as oni, and one by one, ten of these fierce but friendly creatures appear, beat their taiko drums, and disperse the boy's scary dreams. Through art and story, children also learn about Japanese taiko drumming and the Japanese words and characters for the numbers one to ten. Spanish translaton by Victor Reyes. Brightly illustrated in full color by Kazuko G. Stone. 32 pages. SIGNED on the title page by Gollub. Oblong format, unpaginated. ISBN: 1584300116.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)