Rien Poortvliet (1932–1995) was a popular Dutch artist. He illustrated more than twenty books before his death in 1995. The Rien Poortvliet Museum in Middelharnis, Holland, is dedicated to his works. Wil Huygen (1923–2009) was born in Amersfoort, Holland. He was a physician and children’s author.
I loved this book as a child, and I remember spending hours pouring over it in the 70s. Fun to read as an adult too. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Kensingtonian
This is a great book for any gnome lover. Actually, this was the guy that started it all with his amazing drawings. It's a great book to leave out when company comes. Read morePublished 4 days ago by loreleigal
Classic book. Loved it as a kid, now my kids have their own copy.Published 4 days ago by Andrew & Diana Hodlofski
I had this book when I was a child and loved it. I was SUPER excited to see it again. I was very happy with the condition. It came exactly as it was listed. Thank you!Published 13 days ago by Jennifer
The best way to sum this book up is.......
Our daughter dislikes Gnomes yet she was very interested in this book. Read more
Not at all what I wanted/expected. It reads similar to a bad encyclopedia rather than the beautiful collection of children' storied that I desired.Published 17 days ago by Danny Y Adams
a favorite from my grown children's childhood, and they all (9) want the family copy. What was I to do but look to Amazon Books.Published 19 days ago by rita m. luedke