Tove Jansson's illustrations for the finnish edition of The Hunting of the Snark.
Illustration from the illustrated book Moominland Winter, Finland, 1957, by Tove Jansson.
'Who Will Comfort Toffle?' by Tove Jansson (translated by Kingsley Hart), published by Schildts, 1960
from "who will comfort toffle?" by tove jansson, 1960
Finn Family Moomintroll
One must begin a journey at night-time. "One makes a trip by day, but by night one sets out on a journey" -Moominmamma
Tove Jansson black and white Moomin ink illustration
Sometimes someone needs silence and solitude, and it doesnt mean theres anything wrong .
toffle and miffle are another two of my favourite moomins characters, their story is magical.
The Dangerous Journey Tove Jansson ~ originally published 1977 as Den farliga resan reissued in the UK by Sort of Books, 2010