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Der Weisse Fächer.

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Der Weisse Fächer.

by HOFMANNSTHAL, HUGO VON

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  • Hardcover
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Leipzig: Friederich Richter, 1907, 1907. Fine. Leipzig: Friedrich Richter, 1907. Folio, cream parchment spine lettered in gilt and cream boards with pattern in soft rose and green. Fine copy of a delicately bound book. One of 800 printed in ochre and black at Insel Verlag with four striking woodcuts by Craig of set designs for the theatrical production of Hofmannsthal's work; the largest he had executed until that time and the first book that Count Harry Kessler commissioned him to illustrate. (Craig later illustrated the Cranach Press Hamlet for Kessler.) Fletcher & Rood 614b (after an issue of only 50 copies on Japanese vellum). From Manet to Hockney, 22. Illustrated by Edward Gordon Craig. Binding is Parchment and Decorated Boards.. Parchment Spine and Boards. Fine.. Illus. by Edward Gordon Craig... Folio.

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Bookseller
marilyn braiterman rare books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
003260
Title
Der Weisse Fächer.
Author
HOFMANNSTHAL, HUGO VON
Illustrator
Edward Gordon Craig..
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Friederich Richter, 1907
Place of Publication
Leipzig
Date published
1907
Keywords
ILLUSTRATED BOOKS & CHILDREN'S PRESS AND FINE PRINTING CHILDREN'S, EDWARD GORDON CRAIG
Size
Folio

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gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
Parchment
Pages or book covering made from a prepared animal skin. Parchment describes any animal skin used for books, while vellum is a...[more]
folio
A folio usually indicates a large book size of 15" in height or larger when used in the context of a book description....[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]

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