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Bimbi is a collection of children's stories from Italy and the Tyrol, including "The Nurnberg Stove," "The Ambitious Rose Tree," "Lampblack," "The Child of Urbino," and "Findelkind." In "The Child of Urbino," the child is Raphael, who assists an older companion in a competition to create a beautiful piece of pottery. "The Nurnberg Stove" tells the tale of a child who hides in the valued stove of the title when his father sells it, staying in it till he winds up in the palace of a king. The stories are infused with romanticism and old world pathos.