The Nix of the Mill-Pond
… he heard a rippling in the pond. He turned round and saw a beautiful Maiden raising herself slowly out of the water.
These beautiful fairytale books, with mostly full-page, full-color illustrations by Italian artists, are often used in in the lower grades.
About the Author
Maurizio M. Rossi was born in Milan on 16 March 1948. His formative studies were in graphics, illustration, photography and music. Between 1968 and 1978 he worked in Milan for well-known publishing houses, record labels, and companies as a graphic artist – illustrator. In 1975, following his encounter with Anthroposophy, he began research into the development of new forms of figurative art.