Wartburg Castle Germany c.1905 illustrated souvenir album embossed pictorial cvrBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Book, Germany, Wartburg, Travel, Tourism, Illustrated Books, Souvenir Albums).
Published c. 1905-10, Wartburg, Germany by Alfred Gumpel.
28p ages. Text in German. Illustrated throughout.
Publisher's elaborately embossed card stock paper wrappers, oblong format, raised title lettering & pictorial cover decorations.
Book is over 100 years old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light signs of handling and time but nothing offensive or severe, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, internally still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 5 1/4" H x 7 1/2" W.