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1.   Kiefer, Hermann, and Warren Washburn Florer   Liberty Writings of Dr. Hermann Kiefer, Chairman of the Freiburg Meeting : Edited and with a Study of Dr. Kiefer's Life and Writings (Herman Kiefer)   Publisher: G. E. Stechert & Company N. Y. : 1917. Very Good+ with no dust jacket First Edition Hardcover 511 pages; 12mo (7.75") 20 cm; Full dark gray-brown cloth, gold lettering, green floral-pattern endpapers, b/w glossy photo portrait frontispiece, chronology of Kiefer's life. ; Many passages are in English, but most passages are in German only, with no English translation. ; No additional printings listed. ; Biography and writings, including both political speeches and poems, of German-American politician and diplomat who took part in the Revolutions of 1848 and 1849 (in Baden, Germany) then fled to Detroit, Michigan, where he lived many years. ; Moderate shelfwear. Spine faded but still readable. Top edge spotted. Interior clean, binding tight. Quite scarce.

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2.   Clarke, John O. E., and Jeremy Black   Joyas de la Cartografia : 100 Ejemplos de Como la Cartografia Definio, Modifico y Aprehendio el Mundo   Publisher: Parragon Publishing; Bath, England: 2006. Near Fine with no dust jacket Hardcover 256 pages; Square Folio 31 cm; SPANISH text. Large format. Brown pictorial boards, brown endpapers, index, bibliography, main text in 2 columns, over 100 beautiful high-quality full-color illustrations, including many ancient, historical and obsolete maps, all with detailed captions. Glossy throughout. ; Isbn 1405481331. Introduction by Jeremy Black. History of mapmaking around the world. ; Minor shelfwear to tips. No jacket. No other defects. Scarce in hardcover.

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3.   Kosmenko, A. P. (Anna Pavlovna)   Karelskoe Narodnoe Iskusstvo, Karjalan Kansantaidetta, Karjalaisten Kuvataida : Folk Art of Karelia   Publisher: Izdatelstvo Karelia; Petrozavodsk: 1977. Very Good+ in Good dust jacket Hardcover 134 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; Parallel text in RUSSIAN and FINNISH. Full pale gray cloth, red decor, gold lettering, illustrated endpapers, 134 unnumbered pages, 161 high-quality photos, including 50 in color, with captions in rear. ; Folk art from Republic of Karelia, part of Russia that borders on Finland. Depicts mostly red and white embroidery but also lace, caps, articles of clothing with plaids and stripes, mittens, household objects, rustic furniture, wooden bowls and spoons, more. ; Book shows only minor shelfwear. No marks. Jacket sunned, faded, missing some small chips, but everything readable.

 Appr.: | AUD 24.60 CAD 25.27 EUR 16.67 GBP 13.69 JPY 2300 MXN 288 ZAR 230 

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4.   Benevolo, Leonardo   Historia de Arquitetura Moderna : History of Modern Architecture   Publisher: Editora Perspectiva; Sao Paulo, Brazil: 1976. Very Good Softcover 813 pages; 4to (11") 29 cm; PORTUGUESE text, in 2 columns throughout. Stiff tan covers, index, bibliography, hundreds of b/w photos, diagrams, site plans, etc. ; Large heavy book. Translated from Italian original, titled Storia dell'Architettura Moderna, into Portuguese by Ana M. Goldberger. ; Light wear to covers. All edges lightly foxed, otherwise no marks. Two faint creases down spine, but binding tight.

 Appr.: | AUD 21.39 CAD 21.98 EUR 14.49 GBP 11.90 JPY 2000 MXN 250 ZAR 200 

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5.   Cecchin, Giovanni   Con Hemingway e Dos Passos : Sui Campi di Battaglia Italiani della Grande Guerra   Publisher: Mursia Editore; Milano (Milan): 1980. Very Good Softcover 253 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Text in ITALIAN. Stiff pale gray-green covers with inner flaps, index, appendix, footnotes, 113 b/w photos on glossy plates, with captions. ; 'With Hemingway and Dos Passos, in the Italian Army in the Great War'. Both Dos Passos and Hemingway were ambulance drivers in World War 1.; Very little wear. Pages yellowed from age but not brittle. Binding tight and square. Scarce. ; Laid in: glossy bookmark, in Italian, from Fogola, Torino. ; Testimonianze fra Cronaca e Letteratura Series; Vol. 1

 Appr.: | AUD 26.74 CAD 27.47 EUR 18.12 GBP 14.88 JPY 2500 MXN 312 ZAR 250 

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6.   Projet   Projet, 1e : (1st Edition, circa 1974) Le Specialiste De L'Automobile Miniature (Toy Car Specialists) (Pro Jet)   Picture
Publisher: Projet; Paris:. Fair Softcover 4to (11.5") 30 cm; FRENCH TEXT. About 500 unnumbered pages, about 4000 b/w photos per volume. Laid in is 8-pg supplement, dated 1976, with a number of tiny pencil marks. ; Toy cars, trucks, motorcycles, tanks, etc, listed by maker, scale, and model, and shown in photos. From collection of Peter Foss, founder and vice president, Toy Car Collectors Club. Exhaustive. ; Spine rolled, text dampstained throughout, affecting fore-edge margins, which are wavy and discolored, the first 40 leaves being the worst, but everything is readable. Binding tight. Rare.

 Appr.: | AUD 69.52 CAD 71.43 EUR 47.10 GBP 38.69 JPY 6500 MXN 812 ZAR 650 

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7.   Bachmann, Manfred Illustrated by: Illustrated by Claus Hansmann   Grosse Puppenbuch, Das : (The Big Book of Dolls) (Das Große Puppenbuch)   Publisher: Edition Leipzig; Leipzig, Germany 1991. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Sixth Edition Hardcover 203 pages; 4to (10.75") 28 cm; German text throughout, full white cloth, red lettering and decor, bibliography, 247 beautiful high-quality photos and illustrations, many in full color, with captions. ; Isbn 3361003814. Photos by Claus Hansmann. Copyright 1971. This is 6th revised edition, 1991. Complete history of dolls and miniature human figures, from primitive times to present. ; Only a faint hint of shelfwear to book. Jacket shows some faint indentations. No other defects.

 Appr.: | AUD 14.97 CAD 15.38 EUR 10.14 GBP 8.33 JPY 1400 MXN 175 ZAR 140 

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8.   Gooden, Philip   Faux Pas ? : A No Nonsense Guide to Words and Phrases from Other Languages   Publisher: Walker & Company; N. Y. : 2006. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket First US Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0802714730 231 pages; 8vo (8") 21 cm; White and blue boards, about 600 words and phrases listed and defined, with original language, examples, phonetic pronunciations and 'pretentiousness ratings' for each. ; Copyright 2005. This is 1st US Edition, 2006. ; Wonderfully fun and very handy book of foreign words and phrases that have wormed their way into English usage. Omits words regarding currency and food, since to include them would require another volume. ; A touch of wear to heel. No other defects.

 Appr.: | AUD 8.56 CAD 8.79 EUR 5.80 GBP 4.76 JPY 800 MXN 100 ZAR 80 

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9.   [Author Unknown]   Gesangbuch fur die Evangelicalishe Lutherische Kirche in Bayern : (Für, Evangel) (Hymnal for the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Bavaria, 1904   Publisher: U. E. Sebald Buchdruckereibesitzer; Nuremberg (Nürnberg) Germany: 1904. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Hardcover 504 pages; 16mo (6") 16 cm; Small format (4-1/4 x 6 inches) 110 x 157 mm. Text in GERMAN in old Fraktur script. ; Original full black leather over cushioned boards, gilt lettering, beautiful white moire cloth endpapers, gilt exhortation on front endpaper as issued, rounded corners, all edges gilt, glossy b/w engraving frontispiece, white page-marker cord, index, 568 hymns with texts and tunes (standard notation, no harmony) text in two columns, 472 pages + 32 page appendix of special songs for fest days. ; A m a z o n b u y e r s please note: image does not match this edition. ; Copyright 1859. This printing 1904. ; Book shows almost no wear. End of page-marker cord is discolored from being exposed to interior of box. Original jacket of unlettered textured black fabricoid shows a touch of edgewear only. Original clamshell box of similar material is heavily worn, all but one corner split. Pristine. Appears to have been kept in its box since the day it was published.

 Appr.: | AUD 21.39 CAD 21.98 EUR 14.49 GBP 11.90 JPY 2000 MXN 250 ZAR 200 

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10.   Syski, Aleksander (Ks)   Ks. Jozef Dabrowski, 1842-1942, Monografia Historyczna, Wydanie Jubileuszowe : (Historical Monographs, Father Joseph Dabrowski, 1842-1942, Jubilee Edition)   Publisher: Seminarium Polskiego Orchard Lake, Mich: 1942. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover 383 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; POLISH text throughout, with a few brief passages in English and Polish. Heavy black textured buckram boards, gold embossed lettering and decor, b/w glossy photo portrait frontispiece, errata page in rear, appendix, 18 b/w photos and facsimiles. ; Copyright 1942, SS. Cyril and Methodius Seminary, Orchard Lake, Michigan. ; Historical monographs by and about Father Joseph Dabrowski, founder of the school, and of his school. ; Front endpaper has name penned in small letters and small scar from removed price tag. Otherwise book shows almost no wear. Jacket of plain tan paper with red lettering is moderadely worn but intact. Quite scarce.

 Appr.: | AUD 19.25 CAD 19.78 EUR 13.04 GBP 10.71 JPY 1800 MXN 225 ZAR 180 

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11.   Frys-Pietraszkowa, Ewa, with Anna Kunczynska-Iracka, and Marian Pokopek   Sztuka Ludowa W Polsce : Folk Art in Poland   Publisher: Wydawnictwo Arkady; Warsaw, Poland: 1988. Very Good in Good dust jacket First Edition Hardcover ISBN: 8321333125 338 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; POLISH text throughout. Brownish-red cloth, 3 indexes, bibliography, endnotes, 16 b/w figures and diagrams in text, 452 photos on glossy plates, most in color. ; Authored by Ewa Frys-Pietraszkowa, Anna Kunczynska-Iracka, and Marian Pokopek. Edited by Aleksandra Czezunist-Cicha. Graphics editor Henryk Bialoskorski. Index by M. Liczbinska. ; large heavy book. Chapters include architecture, furniture, woodwork, weaving, costume, religious sculptures, icons, more. ; Gift note penned on front endpaper in French. Small code number stamped on rear page. No other marks. Front hinge starting otherwise book shows only minor shelfwear. Jacket quite heavily worn, many wrinkles and small edge chips, everything readable. Scarce.

 Appr.: | AUD 13.90 CAD 14.29 EUR 9.42 GBP 7.74 JPY 1300 MXN 162 ZAR 130 

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12.   Einhorn, Moses   Wolkovisker Yizkor Book, Volume 1 : Volume One   Publisher: Wolkovisker Yizkor Book; N. Y. : 1949. Fair with no dust jacket Hardcover 512 pages; 8vo (9.25") 24 cm; Volume 1 of 2. Black buckram cloth, gold lettering in Yiddish and English on both boards and spine, tons of b/w photos. Glossy throughout. Text entirely in Yiddish (in Hebrew alphabet) apart from title page and some photo captions in Yiddish and English. ; 'Dedicated to the sacred memory of my family and the Jewish Community of Wolkovisk.' ; Apparently published by author. History of Nazi destruction of Jews of Wolkovisk, also known as Vawkavysk, Vaukavysk, Volkovysk, Wolkowyski, etc, once part of Poland, now part of Belarus. ; Both hinges cracked. Boards have play but both still well attached. Light exterior wear only. No marks. Scarce. ; Wolkovisker Yizkor Book Series; Vol. 1

 Appr.: | AUD 42.78 CAD 43.96 EUR 28.99 GBP 23.81 JPY 4000 MXN 500 ZAR 400 

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13.   Bossi, Marco Illustrated by: Illustrated by Giulio Francia   Autohobby : Old Toy Automobiles   Picture
Publisher: Priuli & Veriucca, Editori; Italy: 1974. Very Good with no dust jacket Hardcover 219 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Parallel text in Italian, English, French. ; White boards, bibliography, 2 indexes, several facsimiles of old ads, about 45 toy maker logos in line art, 260 toy cars shown and described, most in good-quality b/w photos, many in color. ; Logos drawn by Alberta Bossi. Photos by Giulio Francia. English translation by John Illiffe. French translation by Lucien Muller. ; Toy cars from 1890s-1930s. ; Book from collection of Peter Foss, president, Toy Car Collectors Club. ; Light edgewear. Edges of backstrip show some cracks, but textblock intact, binding tight. No other flaws to book. Flimsy slipcase is worn, lightly creased, one seam partially split otherwise intact. Quite rare. ; Photographs

 Appr.: | AUD 42.78 CAD 43.96 EUR 28.99 GBP 23.81 JPY 4000 MXN 500 ZAR 400 

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14.   Chrzanowski, Tadeusz   Le Retable Marial de Wit Stwosz : Altar of Saint Mary's Basilica, Krakow, Poland, by Veit Stoss   Publisher: Interpress; Yugoslavia: 1985. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Hardcover 172 pages; Folio (12.5") 32 cm; Tan textured cloth, gilt lettering, 48 pages of French text plus 124 pages of stunning glossy full-color detailed photos of magnificent sculpted decorative church altar depicting dozens of characters and scenes of Christianity, with captions. Text entirely in French. ; Isbn 8322322097. Polish version edited by Barbara Zielinska. This edition translated into French by Maria Cieszewska. Book designed by Jerzy Kepkiewicz. ; Book shows very light wear only, mainly to ends of spine. Gift note in French neatly penned on half title. No other flaws. Jacket shows light edgewear, also several wrinkles in coating, as issued. Scarce.

 Appr.: | AUD 22.46 CAD 23.08 EUR 15.22 GBP 12.50 JPY 2100 MXN 262 ZAR 210 

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15.   Tripp, Anthony Illustrated by: Illustrated by Alexis Kuritsopoulos   Will You Give Me a Present ?   Publisher: Agra; Athens, Greece:. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Hardcover 64 pages; 24mo (5.75") 15 cm; Small format (4 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches) 108 x 145 mm. 64 pages foliated. Delicate watercolor illustrations throughout. Text in Greek, but each page has a clear overlay with English translation. ; Small handsome gift book. ; Light wear only. Jacket rear cover has sticker residue from previous owner, not affecting text or illustrations. No other flaws. Quite scarce.

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16.   P. Soos Istvan   Hoviragok a Kis Jezuskanak : Tizedik Kiadas   Publisher: Daughters of Divine Charity; N. Y. : 1944. Very Good+ with no dust jacket Tenth Edition Hardcover 140 pages; 16mo (6") 15 cm; Small format (3 3/4 x 5 7/8 inches) 95 x 150 mm. Text entirely in HUNGARIAN. Black textured cloth, dull gold lettering on front, glossy b/w frontispiece, several b/w drawings in text, numerous prayers. ; 10th edition stated. Title translates loosely as Little Snowdrops from Lord Jesus. Published by Isteni Szeretet Leanyai, Daughters of Divine Charity. Imprimatur Francis J. Spellman. ; Exterior shows light wear. Lettering lightly rubbed but readable. No marks. Binding tight. Scarce.

 Appr.: | AUD 19.25 CAD 19.78 EUR 13.04 GBP 10.71 JPY 1800 MXN 225 ZAR 180 

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17.   Hertz, J. H., editor   Pentateuch and Haftorahs, 2e, Complete in 1 Volume, the : (2nd Edition) (Soncino Edition) with Hebrew Text, English Translation and Commentary   Publisher: Soncino Press; London: 1978. Very Good in Fair dust jacket Second Edition; Twenty-First Printing Hardcover 1067 pages; 8vo (9.75") 25 cm; Dark blue cloth, copper lettering on front and spine, blue page-marker ribbon, text in Hebrew with parallel English translation, side by side in 2 columns, with extensive footnotes on each page. ; Front free endpaper is affixed to front inner jacket flap. Front 20 leaves slightly wavy. No other flaws. Everything readable except part of front inner jacket flap. Sold as is.

 Appr.: | AUD 11.76 CAD 12.09 EUR 7.97 GBP 6.55 JPY 1100 MXN 138 ZAR 110 

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18.   Hertz, J. H., editor   Pentateuch and Haftorahs, Complete in 1 Volume, the : (Soncino Edition) Hebrew Text, English Translation and Commentary   Publisher: Soncino Press; London: 1958. Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket Seventh Printing Hardcover 990 pages; 4to (10") 26 cm; Dark blue cloth, gold lettering on front and spine, blue page-marker ribbon, index, appendixes, several cantillations in rear with tunes in standard notation, main text in Hebrew with parallel English translation, side by side in 2 columns, with extensive footnotes on each page. ; English title on front, Hebrew title on spine. ; Book shows light wear, mainly to ends of spine. Light bump to heel. Front endpaper has severa names and birthdays in pencil. Jacket rubbed, worn, chipped, lightly foxed, but all readable.

 Appr.: | AUD 19.25 CAD 19.78 EUR 13.04 GBP 10.71 JPY 1800 MXN 225 ZAR 180 

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19.   Jorgensen, Jes Trost   Kvinden Husmoderen Barnet : Woman, Housewife, Child   Publisher: Nordens Bogforlag; Denmark: 1950. Very Good+ Hardcover 354 pages; 4to (11.75") 30 cm; DANISH text throughout. Beautiful reddish-brown leather over spine and corners, marbled boards, gilt spine title, pale gray patterned endpapers, 2 glossaries, several tables, many b/w photos and line diagrams. ; Illustrations by Olav Thyrring Meller. Photos by Ib Rahbech Clausen (Ib Rahbek-Clausen). Editor and foreword by Jes Trost Jorgensen. Chapters by H. Reich Nielsen, Laurentius Holm, Ida Laursen, Erik Klougart, Gerda Borch, Sigrid Krogh, more. ; Chapters include: Makeup and cosmetics. Interior lighting and design. Ladies fashions. Fancy table settings. Household budgeting. Childbirth hygiene (with explicit diagrams) and much more. ; Boards show light edgewear. One page (on cosmetics) has two very small pink spots, not affecting text. No other defects. Scarce.

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20.   von Gumpert, Thekla   Herzblattchens Zeitvertreib, Unterhaltungen fur Kleine Knaben und Madchen zur Herzensbildung und Entwickelung der Begriffe, 42 Band : Amusement Annual, Especially for Little Boys and Girls with Enchanting Pictures and Pr   Picture
Publisher: Verlag von Carl Flemming; Glogau: 1897. Near Fine with no dust jacket Hardcover 199 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; GERMAN text throughout in old Fraktur script. Beautiful full red cloth, 5 small b/w illustrations on front inside intertwining black and gilt decor, gilt lettering on front and spine, tan endpapers, several b/w illustrations in text, b/w portrait engraving of author, 25 stunning full-page chromolithograph plates with captions. ; Volume 42 stated. Published in Glogau (was Germany, now Poland) by Carl Flemming. No date on copyright page but gift note dated 1897 and page 198 mentions 1897. ; Gift note in very pale ink on front endpaper dated 1897. Otherwise book shows a touch of wear at crown only. Gilt decor is bright, color illustrations are clean and sharp, binding is tight. Quite scarce in any condition.

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21.   Ravasi, Gianfranco   Mini Bibbia : Mini Bible (Italian Language, Leather Bound, Illustrated, 1995)   Picture
Publisher: Edizione Sao Paolo; Milano (Milan): 1995. As New with no dust jacket Second Edition Hardcover 324 pages; 32mo (4") 10 cm; Text in ITALIAN. Small format (2 5/8 x 4 inches) 67 x 113 mm. Full red leather, gilt lettering and decor, all edges gilt, inner dentelles, rounded corners, tan laid endpapers, scores of color illustrations. Very little text. ; Imprimatur and copyright 1989. This is 2nd edition, 1995. ; Gift quality. Absolutely pristine. Enclosed in original textured onion-paper sheath, in plain unlettered red drop-lid box, as issued.

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22.   Ferrara, Arnaldo   I Carabinieri Subacquei : (Italian Special Forces Divers, 1972)   Publisher: Comando Generale Arma Dei Carabinieri; Albano Laziale, Italy: 1972. Very Good+ with no dust jacket Hardcover 112 pages; 4to (11.5") 30 cm; ITALIAN text throughout. Red buckram cloth, gold lettering, 96 color glossy pages + 16 pg appendix, about 100 high-quality full-color glossy photos. ; Pictorial history of Italian Army / Militia / Police Commando Scubadivers, similar to US Navy Seals. ; Erasure mark on front cover, otherwise only a touch of wear.

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23.   Pasternak, Boris   Doctor Zhivago : (1st Official Edition, 1957, in Russian)   Publisher: Giangiacomo Feltrinelli Editore; Milano (Milan): 1957. Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket First Edition Hardcover ISBN: 0002611503 567 pages; 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; RUSSIAN text throughout. Pale green boards. ; This is the 3rd edition, or 1st legitimate edition, following two pirated editions, all published in 1957. Copyright page states Prima Edizione (First Edition) Novembre 1957. NAP. ; First published in Italy because Russian authorities refused to allow it to be published in Russia. Winner, Nobel Prize for Literature, 1958. ; Please note: this is not a recent English-language reprint; it is an actual 1957 edition in Russian, but A m a z o n ' s idiotic system nevertheless forces me to use a modern isbn to list this book. ; Book shows light shelfwear to bottom edge. No marks apart from a touch of foxing to front free endpaper. No other flaws to book. Jacket has several small chips, one closed tear to front panel, all text present and readable. Quite rare in any condition.

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24.   Faschon, Susanne   Land um den Donnersberg, Das, in Alten Postkarten und Ansichten : (The Land of Donnersberg Mountain, Germany, in Old Postcards and Views)   Publisher: D. Meininger Verlag; Neustadt an der Weinstrasse, Germany: 1982. Very Good+ with no dust jacket Hardcover 239 pages; Oblong 8vo (8.75") 23 cm; GERMAN text throughout. Oblong book, green boards, brief bibliography, numerous b/w facsimiles, about 400 images, many in full color, reproduced from old color postards and historical b/w photos, with detailed captions. ; Isbn 3875240251. Foreword by Klaus Rueter. ; Boards show light wear. No other flaws.

 Appr.: | AUD 17.11 CAD 17.58 EUR 11.59 GBP 9.52 JPY 1600 MXN 200 ZAR 160 

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25.   Wunnenberg, Rolf   Andechser Votiv-Kerzen ; Die Kunst des Einfachen auf Wachs, ein Alter Religioser Volksbrauch in Bayern : Votive Candles of Andechs ; Artistic Wax Candles, an Old Religious Folk Craft in Bavaria   Publisher: Multi-Druck Verlag; Augsburg, Germany: 1966. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket Hardcover 123 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; GERMAN text throughout. Dark red cloth, color pictorial acetate jacket, b/w pictorial endpapers, 57 full page plates, of which 29 are b/w and 28 are in full color, with captions. ; Foreword by P. Coelestin Stoecker, OSB. Highly decorated colorful ornate candles made from one piece of wax, an art form in Bavaria since Middle Ages. ; Small nick to jacket at heel. No other flaws.

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