Arena: Oktavausgabe von Über Land und Meer (Jahrgang 1913/14)
Stuttgart: Deutsche Verlags Anstalt, ca. 1914. Hardcover. 3 volumes. 8vo. iv,768pp. iv,769-1376pp. iv,1377-1984pp. Decorated brown cloth with gold-and black lettering on cover, leather spine. Heavy wear and some chipping to leather. Red page edges. Usual age toning to pages. Illustrated with color and b/w reproductions of paintings, drawings and photographs. Text in Gothic script. Overall very good condition. vg. Item #18013
"Arena" was a magazine for 'modern life', published monthly in Stuttgart and edited by Rudolf Presber (1868-1935). Presber was a journalist, editor of the 'Frankfurter Generalanzeiger' and the 'Berlin Post', and eventually became a freelance author publishing poems, sketches, short stories and novels. He is best known for his work "Geschichten um Bübchen."