For the first time in over thirty years this classic holiday tale returns in a deluxe hardcover edition. Inside the back cover is a pocket that holds Flicka, Ricka, and Dicka paper dolls! Hardcover. Originally published in the United States in 1939, Flicka, Ricka, Dicka and the New Dotted Dresses was the first in a series of treasured books by Swedish author-artist Maj Lindman (1886-1972), who also wrote stories about three young Swedish boys, Snipp, Snapp, and Snurr. Ages 4-8.