Finland - Moomin by Bridge with Similar Stamp
Tove Jansson: kuvitusta kirjaan Taikatalvi Tove Jansson's book Moominland Midwinter Photo: Aimo Hyvarinen postmarked in 2011 with a similar Moomin stamp from 1992 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - The Moomins are the central characters in a series of books and a comic strip by Swedish-Finn illustrator and writer Tove Jansson, originally published in Swedish in Finland. They are a family of trolls who are white and roundish, with large snouts that make them resemble hippopotamuses. The…
Tove Jansson's Books and Characters
Here a very few of the many images by the super talented Jansson, as well as some of the many Moomin ephemera now available. The puppet images are from a German puppet show based on the Mumin books. Magical! ...Look here to see a list of all of the mumin books, and here to see a list of many online stores selling Moomin things.