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SATUILA oder vom Zauber der Sudsee
Edition: First edition.
Berlin: Morawe und Scheffelt, 1918. Hardcover first edition - A story in Polynesia by this German poet - laid in is a slip which notes "Dieses Buch wurde als Blockbuch gedruckt, es darf daher an den Seiten nicht ausgeschnitten werden" (This book was printed as a block book, it must therefore not be cut out on the sides.) Small format. 57 pp plus colophon: "Das Buch wurde wahrend des grossen krieges in der druckerei des Deutschen Kommunalverlags in Berlin-Friedenau gedruckt (The book was printed during the great war in the print shop of the German municipal publishing house in Berlin-Friedenau)" Although not one of the numbered 200 copies, this is bound in brown leather with gilt lettering on the spine, narrow gilt bands on cover.
Condition: Near fine (bookplate) in a near fine stapled cardboard slipcase.Book ID: 82456More details Price: $45.00
STIMMEN AUS ZION
Edition: First thus.
Cleveland, Ohio: Central Publishing House of the Reformed Church in the United States. (1899.). Hardcover first edition - A hymnal, composed by A H Hess, organist for the Evangelisch-Reformirten Zions-Gemeinde in Buffalo, New York. Entirely in German in the traditional Deutsche Schrift (except for the copyright notice.) Oblong format, measuring approximately 8 by 11 inches, 143 pages plus an alphabetical index. Bound in black cloth with leather spine and corners, gilt lettering on front cover.
Condition: Very good condition - chip at bottom of spine, some wear to the corners, binding sturdy, contents clean. Uncommon.Book ID: 31565More details Price: $35.00
SCENEN AUG GOETHE'S FAUST fur Solostimmen, Chor und Orchester. Klavierauszug mit Text.
Berlin and Leipzig: C. F. Peters n.d. [ca. 1880's]. Hardcover - Piano and vocal score (in German / Deutsch). Interesting inscription on the front endpaper - "For my greatly gifted friend and pupil, Raylyn Kinney - a cornerstone for her future library of musical rarities." and signed Homer Henley (1872-1939, San Franciso music critic - for the Argonaut) and dated Christmas 1932. 27.5 cm tall by 19.5 cm. 172 pp.
Condition: Good overall condition in marbleized boards - loss of about 4.5 cm of spine covering at top of spine, rubbing and wear to edges of boards.Book ID: 37110More details Price: $45.00