Strabantzerchen. Bilder und Reime. Habs von Volkmann.
Strabantzerchen. Bilder und Reime
Strabantzerchen. Bilder und Reime
Strabantzerchen. Bilder und Reime

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Strabantzerchen. Bilder und Reime

Koln: H. & F. Schaffstein, [1906].

First edition. Oblong quarto. Original color pictorial paper covered boards. Colored title and 16 stunning pochoir-colored full-page plates by Hans von Volkmann. The illustrations represent "the most extensive use of pochoir coloring in german childrens' books," Begleiter der Kindheit) . The originals transferred to Leipzig were lost in a fire in 1943. (Schlug). Pictured in Bilderbuch-Begleiter der Kindheit and Die Bilderwelt im Kinderbuch (#515). Corners rubbed, very slight wear to covers, a very copy of one of the most sought-after Jugendstil titles.

Price: $1,500.00   Item #572

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