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Issun Bôshi

Das Kind, das nicht größer als ein Daumen war

Dieses klassische japanische Märchen erzählt die Geschichte von Issun Bôshi, dem winzigkleinen Sohn eines lange Zeit kinderlosen Elternpaares.

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Klein und tapfer – das sind die beiden auffälligsten Merkmale von Issun Bôshi. Seine Mutter hatte sich so sehr ein Kind gewünscht, dass sie unbedarft hinzufügte: „Und wenn es auch ganz klein ist.“ Und tatsächlich wird den betagten Eltern noch ein Sohn geboren: gerade ein Zoll (drei Zentimeter) groß. Fortan wird er Issun Bôshi, der Ein-Zoll-Junge genannt.

Sehr liebevoll ziehen die Eltern den Jungen auf, bis ihm eines Tages klar wird, dass er nicht weiter wachsen wird. Er verlässt also sein Elternhaus und begibt sich auf die Reise, um seinen Platz in der Welt zu suchen. Und da er sich als Schwertkämpfer, als Samurai, versteht, rüstet er sich entsprechend aus: Eine Nähnadel ist sein Schwert, eine Suppenschüssel sein Boot, und als Ruder benutzt er Essstäbchen.

Wie in jedem ordentlichen Märchen muss Issun Bôshi natürlich einige Abenteuer bestehen; und in denen schlägt er sich so tapfer, dass er am Ende mit einer richtigen Prinzessin belohnt wird.

Authors: Icinori
Release date: August 2014
Format: 21 × 33 cm
Features: 40 Seiten, Sonderfarben, Hardcover
ISBN: 978-3-89955-717-6

Icinori sind Mayumi Otero und Raphaël Urwiller. Mayumi Otero ist eine französische Kinderbuch-Illustratorin, deren Zeichnungen und Radierungen oft spielerisch und ironisch sind. Zusammen mit ihrem Kollegen Raphaël Urwiller gestaltete sie Issun Bôshi in einem asiatisch anmutenden Stil. Der Grafikdesigner und Illustrator Urwiller illustriert Kinderbücher und arbeitet auch für Zeitungen und Zeitschriften.

SHIPPING COSTS

SHIPPING WITHIN GERMANY AND THE EUROPEAN UNION:

SHIPPING WITHIN THE US:

SHIPPING WITHIN THE UK:

SHIPPING TO ALL OTHER COUNTRIES:

  • €0.00 for orders above €60.00 EUR (value of goods) placed via our EU online shop
  • €40.00 for orders below €60.00 EUR (value of goods) placed via our EU online shop

Additional customs charges, taxes, and fees may be charged for shipments to countries outside the EU and the US.

 

SHIPMENT TRACKING

Once your order is ready to be shipped, you receive a confirmation email with the delivery details and a tracking link. Please note, that it can take some days before the tracking information is uploaded. You will also be able to track your order when you log into your account.

 

DELIVERY TIMES

Unless otherwise specified, 

  • deliveries within Germany usually take 2–5 working days, 
  • deliveries within the European Union, to Switzerland and Norway usually take 3–7 working days, 
  • deliveries within the UK, usually take 3–7 working days,
  • deliveries within the US usually take 5–10 working days,
  • deliveries to all other countries may take 3–8 weeks

from the date you receive your order confirmation (or, if advance payment  is agreed, from the date payment is instructed).

Please note that we don’t ship on weekends and public holidays and that there will be no deliveries on Sundays and public holidays.

If you have ordered items with different delivery times, we will send the goods in one shipment, unless we have made a different agreement with you. In this case, the delivery time is determined by the item with the longest delivery time that you have ordered.

 

PAYMENT OPTIONS

We accept the following payment methods:

  • Credit card: MasterCard, VISA
  • Paypal
  • Google Pay
  • Apple Pay
  • Shopify Payments
  • SEPA direct debit
  • Sofortüberweisung
  • ideal
  • eps-Überweisung
  • Bancontact

FURTHER DETAILS ON PAYMENT:

The currency used in our EU online shop is Euro (€) and VAT is included in all our prices. The currency used in our UK online shop it is GBP (£) and in our US online shop it is USD ($) and all prices are expressed as exclusive of any VAT or other sales tax payable unless otherwise stated.

All prices and product information on the gestalten online shop are subject to change.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

We will only take payment from your credit card, debit card or your Paypal account once your order has been dispatched.

For card purchases we work with an authorized payment agent that helps us to check directly with your bank that the card is valid for purchases. Our payment agent processes your card details in the correct way according to the international security standard PCI DSS, which was developed by the card companies VISA, MasterCard, Diners, American Express and JCB. This means that your card details are processed with a very high level of security. To make card purchases with us as secure as possible all information is sent in encrypted form using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer). This means that the information is passed through a secure connection and that your card details cannot be read by external parties.

For further information about Paypal or to create a Paypal account please visit paypal.com.

When paying by SEPA direct debit, you authorize us to collect the invoice amount from the specified account by issuing a corresponding SEPA mandate. You will receive a pre-notification at least 5 days before the date of direct debit collection. Please note that you are required to ensure sufficient funds are in the account on the announced date. 

 

RETURNS

You have a 14-day window to revoke your contract without specifying any reasons. To exercise your right of revocation, please notify us accordingly.

To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.

Please note, that gift cards and downloadable software products are non-returnable.

Upon revocation, we will provide a full refund using the same payment method you utilized. You are responsible for covering the direct costs associated with returning the products, especially any shipping charges incurred. Repayment may be withheld until the products are returned to us. For further details, please refer to the section on Revocation Right.

Klein und tapfer – das sind die beiden auffälligsten Merkmale von Issun Bôshi. Seine Mutter hatte sich so sehr ein Kind gewünscht, dass sie unbedarft hinzufügte: „Und wenn es auch ganz klein ist.“ Und tatsächlich wird den betagten Eltern noch ein Sohn geboren: gerade ein Zoll (drei Zentimeter) groß. Fortan wird er Issun Bôshi, der Ein-Zoll-Junge genannt.

Sehr liebevoll ziehen die Eltern den Jungen auf, bis ihm eines Tages klar wird, dass er nicht weiter wachsen wird. Er verlässt also sein Elternhaus und begibt sich auf die Reise, um seinen Platz in der Welt zu suchen. Und da er sich als Schwertkämpfer, als Samurai, versteht, rüstet er sich entsprechend aus: Eine Nähnadel ist sein Schwert, eine Suppenschüssel sein Boot, und als Ruder benutzt er Essstäbchen.

Wie in jedem ordentlichen Märchen muss Issun Bôshi natürlich einige Abenteuer bestehen; und in denen schlägt er sich so tapfer, dass er am Ende mit einer richtigen Prinzessin belohnt wird.

3 - 5 years German Little Gestalten picture books

Authors: Icinori
Release date: August 2014
Format: 21 × 33 cm
Features: 40 Seiten, Sonderfarben, Hardcover
ISBN: 978-3-89955-717-6

Icinori sind Mayumi Otero und Raphaël Urwiller. Mayumi Otero ist eine französische Kinderbuch-Illustratorin, deren Zeichnungen und Radierungen oft spielerisch und ironisch sind. Zusammen mit ihrem Kollegen Raphaël Urwiller gestaltete sie Issun Bôshi in einem asiatisch anmutenden Stil. Der Grafikdesigner und Illustrator Urwiller illustriert Kinderbücher und arbeitet auch für Zeitungen und Zeitschriften.

SHIPPING COSTS

SHIPPING WITHIN GERMANY AND THE EUROPEAN UNION:

SHIPPING WITHIN THE US:

SHIPPING WITHIN THE UK:

SHIPPING TO ALL OTHER COUNTRIES:

  • €0.00 for orders above €60.00 EUR (value of goods) placed via our EU online shop
  • €40.00 for orders below €60.00 EUR (value of goods) placed via our EU online shop

Additional customs charges, taxes, and fees may be charged for shipments to countries outside the EU and the US.

 

SHIPMENT TRACKING

Once your order is ready to be shipped, you receive a confirmation email with the delivery details and a tracking link. Please note, that it can take some days before the tracking information is uploaded. You will also be able to track your order when you log into your account.

 

DELIVERY TIMES

Unless otherwise specified, 

  • deliveries within Germany usually take 2–5 working days, 
  • deliveries within the European Union, to Switzerland and Norway usually take 3–7 working days, 
  • deliveries within the UK, usually take 3–7 working days,
  • deliveries within the US usually take 5–10 working days,
  • deliveries to all other countries may take 3–8 weeks

from the date you receive your order confirmation (or, if advance payment  is agreed, from the date payment is instructed).

Please note that we don’t ship on weekends and public holidays and that there will be no deliveries on Sundays and public holidays.

If you have ordered items with different delivery times, we will send the goods in one shipment, unless we have made a different agreement with you. In this case, the delivery time is determined by the item with the longest delivery time that you have ordered.

 

PAYMENT OPTIONS

We accept the following payment methods:

  • Credit card: MasterCard, VISA
  • Paypal
  • Google Pay
  • Apple Pay
  • Shopify Payments
  • SEPA direct debit
  • Sofortüberweisung
  • ideal
  • eps-Überweisung
  • Bancontact

FURTHER DETAILS ON PAYMENT:

The currency used in our EU online shop is Euro (€) and VAT is included in all our prices. The currency used in our UK online shop it is GBP (£) and in our US online shop it is USD ($) and all prices are expressed as exclusive of any VAT or other sales tax payable unless otherwise stated.

All prices and product information on the gestalten online shop are subject to change.

If you have any questions, please contact us.

We will only take payment from your credit card, debit card or your Paypal account once your order has been dispatched.

For card purchases we work with an authorized payment agent that helps us to check directly with your bank that the card is valid for purchases. Our payment agent processes your card details in the correct way according to the international security standard PCI DSS, which was developed by the card companies VISA, MasterCard, Diners, American Express and JCB. This means that your card details are processed with a very high level of security. To make card purchases with us as secure as possible all information is sent in encrypted form using SSL (Secure Sockets Layer). This means that the information is passed through a secure connection and that your card details cannot be read by external parties.

For further information about Paypal or to create a Paypal account please visit paypal.com.

When paying by SEPA direct debit, you authorize us to collect the invoice amount from the specified account by issuing a corresponding SEPA mandate. You will receive a pre-notification at least 5 days before the date of direct debit collection. Please note that you are required to ensure sufficient funds are in the account on the announced date. 

 

RETURNS

You have a 14-day window to revoke your contract without specifying any reasons. To exercise your right of revocation, please notify us accordingly.

To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused and in the same condition that you received it. It must also be in the original packaging.

Please note, that gift cards and downloadable software products are non-returnable.

Upon revocation, we will provide a full refund using the same payment method you utilized. You are responsible for covering the direct costs associated with returning the products, especially any shipping charges incurred. Repayment may be withheld until the products are returned to us. For further details, please refer to the section on Revocation Right.

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