New York: Holt, 1887. Hardcover. Very Good in blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Rubbing to corners, spine ends, and fraying to front hinge; owner name and address on front pastedown. Notes in pencil to last few blank pages. Slight browning to interior pages. 298 pages. German. GER1/6291. Very Good.
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München: Hermann A. Weichmann, 1928. Hardcover. Small quarto. Illustrated with 23 tipped-in color plates and 18 black and white illustrations. Very good in light blue cloth with black title to spine reading "Das treue Deutsche Herz." Spine a bit faded. Chip missing from margin of page 61. Faint 1.5 inch water stain along top edge of pages. Some illustrations have creased corners. Occasional spots of foxing. Last few pages are present but detached. Paper is somewhat brittle. 112 pages. German Literature. GRL1/11280. Very Good.
Heidelberg: Alle Rechte Vorbehalten; Wolfgang Rothe, 1958. Hardcover. Very good in salmon colored paper covered boards with black lettering and illustration on front cover. Includes 8 full-page illustrations. Wear to head fo spine. Size - thin quarto. 35 pages. German Literature. GER111170. Very Good.
Frauenfeld: Verlag von Huber and Co, 1933. Hardcover. The history of Switzerland. With 111 illustrations. Very good in tan paper covered boards with tan cloth spine and black title to spine and front board. Illustration to front cover. Foxing to fore edge of textblock, else clean. 213 pages. In German. GER110021. Very Good.
Berlin und Leipzig: Druck Und Verlag Von B.G. Teubner, 1909. Hardcover. Very good in dark red cloth with gilt lettering on spine and front cover. Minor wear to edges of boards and light browning to margins of pages. Ownership inscription in pen to front endpage dated 1909. 572 pages (including index). In German. GER111240. Very Good.
Honnef Rhein: Hans Peters Verlag, 1961. Hardcover. Very good in grey cloth boards with gilt title to spine and front cover. Minor wear to corners. Clean, bright interior filled with 146 black and white illustrations. There are a few fold-out illustrations and 6 in full color. In grey dust jacket with white title to spine and front panel. Large closed tear to front panel of jacket and minor wear to edges. Size: quarto. 146 pages. German. GER2/2222. Very Good / Very Good.
Manheim, Germany: Mannheim-Neckarau, . A scarce intact copy of this German typographic manual with 84 plates demonstrating various types, layouts, and illustrations. The title translates as "The writing in word and picture. (Practical instructions for learning writing, as well as for the production of glass signs, banners, matt and gloss gilding behind glass, advertising drafts, facade lettering." The 31-page manual offers a history of writing from hieroglyphics to Fraktur. The covers of the manual are lightly soiled but the interior is very good. The plates have occasional small marks on their margins but are also very good. The manual and plates are housed in a cardboard portfolio with the title on the cover and with brown ribbon ties. Light soilng and small brown stain on back cover. With the original cardboard box that holds the portfolio. It is stained and marked up. Measures 9 x 12 inches. BOB/050319. Very Good.
Halle: Buchhandlung des Waisenhauses, 1877. Paperback. Very good in original tan paper wrappers with black title to spine and front cover. Minor chipping to edges of wrappers, spine ends, and edges of sveral pages. Spine has been reinforced with clear book repair tape. Small piece of tape repairs closed tear on rear cover. Browning to margins of pages and wrappers. Crease to front cover. Pages remain unopened. German Fraktur type. 418 pages. GER/121013. Very Good.
Leipzig: Insel Verlag, 1924. Hardcover. Very good in marbled paper covered boards with cream cloth spine and black title to spine. Minor browning to spine. Spot of foxing to fore-edge, else clean and bright. Includes publisher's booklet listing other books for sale: "vollständiges Verzeichnis der inselbücheri und pandora." 295 pages. In German. GER110171. Very Good.
Leipzig: Im Insel-Verlag, 1920. Hardcover. Biography of French poet and actress Marceline Desbordes-Valmore (1786 - 1859). First Edition. Very good in cream paper covered boards with black title to spine and front cover. Chipping to spine ends and hinges, browning to spine, and minor wear to edges of boards. Minor browning to margins of pages, else clean. Frontispiece illustration. 349 pages. In German. GER210171. Very Good.