Soma: Das Magazin für Körperkultur und Kunst (9 issues bound in one volume): Schertel, Dr... Soma: Das Magazin für Körperkultur und Kunst (9 issues bound in one volume): Schertel, Dr... Soma: Das Magazin für Körperkultur und Kunst (9 issues bound in one volume): Schertel, Dr...

Soma: Das Magazin für Körperkultur und Kunst (9 issues bound in one volume)

Schertel, Dr. Ernst (Ed.)

Published by Leipziger Magazin-Verlagsgesellschaft m. b. H., Leipzig, 1926
Condition: vg Soft cover

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8vo. 280pp. Eight issues (numbers 2-10) of the German magazin "Soma" bound in modern half cloth over paper-covered boards. Minor age wear and scuffing on binding. Decorated endpapers. Each volume in original pictorial wrappers. 'Soma' was a magazin that focused on the beauty, hygiene and fitness of the human body and of its aesthetics in arts such as photography, dance and paintings. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of photographs in b/w, duo-, and sepia-tone of women, men and sometimes children in the nude. Text in German. Tight copy in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory # 20079

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Title: Soma: Das Magazin für Körperkultur und Kunst...

Publisher: Leipziger Magazin-Verlagsgesellschaft m. b. H., Leipzig

Publication Date: 1926

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:vg

Edition: First edition.

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