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Rede des Perikles für die Gefallenen by (Kleukens Presse) Thucydides - Number 34 of 250 copies - 1920 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

Rede des Perikles für die Gefallenen

by (Kleukens Presse) Thucydides

Condition: Full brown morocco stamped in blind, spine titled in gilt, patterned paper endsheets, t.e.g


[Frankfurt am Main: Kleukens Presse, 1920. Number 34 of 250 copies. Unpaginated, [12] ff. First and last leaves are blanks. 1 vols. 4to. Full brown morocco stamped in blind, spine titled in gilt, patterned paper endsheets, t.e.g. Number 34 of 250 copies. Unpaginated, [12] ff. First and last leaves are blanks. 1 vols. 4to. Pericles' Funeral oration, from the second book of Thucydides History of the Peleponnesian War. The German text is by Rudolf G. Binding. This is the fifth book of the Kleukens Presse; most copies were issued in boards, the present copy is in a full brown morocco binding with elaborate decorative strapwork borders in blind. Rodenberg I,104; Schauer II,67



  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 314255
  • Title: Rede des Perikles für die Gefallenen
  • Author: (Kleukens Presse) Thucydides
  • Format/binding:Unpaginated, [12] ff. First and last leaves are blanks. 1 vols. 4to
  • Book condition: Used - Full brown morocco stamped in blind, spine titled in gilt, patterned paper endsheets, t.e.g
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Number 34 of 250 copies
  • Publisher: Kleukens Presse
  • Place: [Frankfurt am Main
  • Date published: 1920
  • Keywords: Private Press | German
  • Bookseller catalogs: Literature; Sets & Fine Bindings; Private Press;


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leaves
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morocco
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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. A...[more]
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