Barbarossa & Other Tales Trans. Paul Heyse 1874 nice antiquarian leather bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
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Barbarossa and Other Tales by Paul Heyse.
Published 1874, Leipzig by Bernhard Tauchnitz.
302 pages. Text in English.
Period 1/2 leather binding, raised bands, gilt compartment decorations and title lettering, marbled covers and end papers. Front joint scuffed, but binding remains clean, tight, and sound.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6 3/8" H x 4 3/4" W.