Das Goldene Buch des Deutschen Volkes an der Jahrhundertwende: Eine Ueberschau vaterlandischer Kultur und nationalen Lebens in 76 Einzeldarstellungen aus der Feder hervorragender Fachmanner, uber 1000 Bildnissen, Ausspruchen und Lebensbeschreibungen lebender deutscher Manner und Frauen und 37 Kunstbeilagen.

Published by Verlag von J.J. Weber n.y., Leipzig
Hardcover
From Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA (Galena, IL, U.S.A.)

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Folio. Green cloth with gilt lettering and extensive gilt decorations. (9pp), (ca. 400pp). Extensive illustrations (some full page, some color, some sepia), maps, color decorative endpapers and matching page edges. Very good. Faintest of binding edgewear. A tight and superb first edition of this undated (but given its title circa 1910) extravagant celebration of all things German: art, culture, literature, etc. Rough title translation: "The Golden Book of the German People at the Turn of the Century: An Overview of the Fatherland's Culture and National Life in 76 Individual Representations in an Outstanding Professional Manner, more than 1000 Portraits, Sayings and Biographies of Living German Men and Women and 37 Art Supplements." A large, lovely, lavish production. Rather uncommon. Bookseller Inventory # 39813

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Title: Das Goldene Buch des Deutschen Volkes an der...

Publisher: Verlag von J.J. Weber n.y., Leipzig

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: 1st Edition

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