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Rheinlands Sang und Sage. Die schönsten Rheinlieder mit einem Leitgedichte von Emil Rittershaus und zwanzig Originalradirungen von Bernhard Mannfeld

Rittershaus, Emil (text); Bernhard Mannfeld (illust.);

Published by Emil Strauß, Bonn, 1899
Condition: vg Hardcover
From ERIC CHAIM KLINE, BOOKSELLER (ABAA ILAB) (Santa Monica, CA, U.S.A.)

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Folio. 53,[1]pp. Decorative brown cloth with colorful reproduction of a drawing. All gilt edges. Decorative endpapers and half-title page. Title-page illustrated with etching of the Germaniendenkmal auf dem Niederwald und der Mäuseturm. Introductory poem by Friedrich Emil Rittershaus (1834-1897). Rittershaus was a German author and poet, who became well-known for his Westfalenlied. Illustrated with twenty plates from original engravings by Bernhard Mannfeld (1848-1925), showing Frankfurt a. M., Mainz, Bacharach, Loreley, Oberlahnstein, Andernach, St. Apollinaris in Remagen, Am Lacher See, Altenahr, Der Rhein bei Rolandseck, Der Drachenfels, Aus dem Siebengebirge, Heisterbach im Winter, Godesberg, Parthie am alten Zoll in Bonn, Innerers des Bonners Münsters, Das Bonner Münster, Colenz am deutschen Eck, Koeln. Mannfeld was a German master-etcher with his work focusing on architectural images as well as landscape- and city views. Each etching protected by tissue guard. Includes 95 poems by writers such as Goethe, Heinrich Heine, Lord Byron, Carmen Sylva, Emanuel Geibel, Gustav Pfarrius, Alexander Kauffmann, Otto Roquette, Julius Wolff, Karl Simrock, and many others. Text in German, gothic script. Age wear, scuffing and some staining on binding. Head and tail of spine frayed, wear on corners. Creasing, some tearing and age toning to few tissue guards. Binding in good+, interior in overall very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 26296

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Bibliographic Details

Title: Rheinlands Sang und Sage. Die schönsten ...

Publisher: Emil Strauß, Bonn

Publication Date: 1899

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:vg

Edition: Vierte Auflage (Fourth edition).

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Since 1985 we offer individual books for sale from our inventory of 150,000 rare, out-of-print and antiquarian volumes on many topics, with an emphasis on Judaica, Hebraica, Bibles and rabbinics, the fine and decorative arts, architecture, photography, textile and wallpaper sample books, Bauhaus and the avant garde, expressionist dance, Olympic Games and sport, the ancient near-east and archeology, erotica, illustrated and foreign-language books, especially German, Yiddish, Polish and Hebrew, as well as books from the Weimar Republic and the Third Reich, plus Russian constructivist materials. We create book collections, both large and small, for individuals, decorators, archives and libraries¿currently available: a 10,000-volume research collection on Judaica in the German language. In addition, we maintain a beguiling selection of original works of art and photography. Eric Chaim Kline provides appraisal services for estate, insurance and tax purposes, often helping to match book donors with libraries and museums. We purchase books of merit and entire collections; we also take books on consignment with favorable terms. We are a rental source for movie and tv production, occasionally providing the prop on which the plot turns. Traveling throughout the U.S. and Europe, Eric Chaim Kline has been buying and selling old and rare books since the 1980¿s, when in graduate school at Brandeis University. Proprietor of bookshops in several Los Angeles locations since 1985, he hosts visitors by appointment in our lively bookstore and ships books to collectors, libraries and museums worldwide. Kline occasionally lectures on topics in book collecting and Jewish studies. He sponsors the annual Bibliography Award granted by the Association of Jewish Libraries and serves on the national board of the Antiquarian Booksellers¿ Association of America. We welcome your inquiries.

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