Industrielle: Vertreter Deutscher Arbeit in Wort und Bild; Biographische Sammlung.
ND (ca. 1916)
Elephant folio. Unpaginated. Original black leather-covered boards with title in gold on cover. Decorative endpapers. Title-page vignette. Decorative initials throughout. Portraits and biographies of over 50 leading businessmen in German industry of the early 20th century such as Max Apelbaum, Otto & Robert Fischbein, Carl Cohn, Justus Flohr, Friedrich Hensel, Georg Heymansohn, Max Isaac, Gerson Simon, Gustav Kaphun, Adolf Lexow, Arnold Obersky, Josef Pschorr, Sem Levi, and many others. Most portraits with facsimile signature of person depicted. With a look at the companies Albrecht, Müller-Pearse & Co., Büren & Eisfeller m.b.H., Die Bremer Wollkämmerei Blumenthal, Chemnitzer Aktienspinnerei, Dingeldey & Werres, Erste Nürnberger Sparkochherd,- Badeapparate- und Eisschrank-Fabrik C. W. Lang, Gebrüder Friese Kirschau, Grabower & Frankenstein, Grützner & Faltis, Hachfeld, Fischer & Co., and many others. Profusely illustrated with reproductions of photographs in b/w and sepia tone. Text in German. Published periodically with different people included. Some age wear to head and tail of spine, corners and along joints. Rippling to some leaves. Minor scuffing and rubbing on boards. Binding in good, interior in very good condition.
Book ID: 28013