Weihnachtsgrüsse; Eine Festgabe für Jung und Alt
Beautiful full leather binding; a German celebration of Christmas
Assumed first edition, hardback bound in full leather with beautiful gilt decoration to upper board and Gothic script in gilt. Blindstamped design repeated to rear board. All edges gilt. 19 × 13cm, 224pp. German language.
A beautifully bound German book celebrating Christmas. Includes a frontispiece of the birth of Jesus and the text of Silent Night (Heilige Nacht), as well as a collection of writings. Printed in gothic script throughout, each page with a red border.
The book is in very good condition, with two previous owner's inscriptions. The book comes in an assumed original cloth bound box which is falling apart but has protected the book well.