Oslo: J. W. Cappelens, Forlag A. S, 1980. Reprint Edition. Hardcover. Royal 8vo., illustrated by the author. Near fine. Item #9847
"When the Robbers Came to Cardamom Town is a 1955 Norwegian children's book written and illustrated by Thorbjørn Egner, which tells the story of Kardemomme By. It is considered as one of the most important Norwegian children's books. The book includes many songs which are connected to the story".-wikipedia.