ESPERANTO – FINLAND: La fianĉiĝo. Lea [Kihlaus. Lea].
Author: Aleksis KIVI (1834-1872), Author; Hilma Agatha Fredrika HALL (1854-1922), Translation.
Place and Year: Helsinki: Otava 1920.
Technique: 8°, 64 pp., original wrappers with title printed in red and green, red title on the spine, original dust-jacked with cover printed in green and black (Very Good uncut example, slightly age-toned, wrappers slightly water-stained).
This is the first translation of short theater plays Kihlaus and Lea by a Finnish author Aleksis Kivi (1834 -1872), to Esperanto. Kivi was one of the earliest authors of prose and lyrics in Finnish language.
The book was published in Helsinki, Finland, asthird in the series Finna Biblioteko Esperanta.