Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Palästina: New Album of the Holy Land - 50 Views of Important Places mentioned in Scripture. Neues Album des heiligen Landes - 50 Ansichten biblisch wichtiger Orte. Nouvel Album de la Terre Sainte - 50 Vues des Lieux principaux de la Sainte Écriture. Johann Martin von Bernatz, illust., Gotthilf Heinrich von Schubert, Justus Roth, Oskar Fraas, text.
Palästina: New Album of the Holy Land - 50 Views of Important Places mentioned in Scripture. Neues Album des heiligen Landes - 50 Ansichten biblisch wichtiger Orte. Nouvel Album de la Terre Sainte - 50 Vues des Lieux principaux de la Sainte Écriture
Palästina: New Album of the Holy Land - 50 Views of Important Places mentioned in Scripture. Neues Album des heiligen Landes - 50 Ansichten biblisch wichtiger Orte. Nouvel Album de la Terre Sainte - 50 Vues des Lieux principaux de la Sainte Écriture
Palästina: New Album of the Holy Land - 50 Views of Important Places mentioned in Scripture. Neues Album des heiligen Landes - 50 Ansichten biblisch wichtiger Orte. Nouvel Album de la Terre Sainte - 50 Vues des Lieux principaux de la Sainte Écriture

Palästina: New Album of the Holy Land - 50 Views of Important Places mentioned in Scripture. Neues Album des heiligen Landes - 50 Ansichten biblisch wichtiger Orte. Nouvel Album de la Terre Sainte - 50 Vues des Lieux principaux de la Sainte Écriture

Stuttgart: J. F. Steinkopf, 1868. Second edition. Hardcover. Oblong quarto. Unpaginated (157pp). Gold- and blind stamped red cloth with gold decorated spine. All gilt edges. Silk-moire endpapers. B/w frontispiece. Illustrated with 48 original views of important places mentioned in scripture, drawn from nature by J. M. Gernatz and other artists, as well as two albumen prints of Damascus and Beirout (Beirut). Plates are full-page tinted lithographs, includes one panorama on double-page of Jerusalem. Each plate protected by tissue-guard, measuring 8 1/4" x 11" ( Image: 4 3/4" x 7"). Large partly colored fold-out map of Palestine in rear of book. Includes few engravings, as issued. Text by G. H. v. Schubert , J. Roth and O. Fraas. In English, German and French. The book was first published at Stuttgart in 1839 with only 40 views, none of them photographic, and in only two languages. This version was first issued in 1855 being the most complete with the addition of an English text. Besides the two photographs of Damascus and Beirut, other views show Nazareth, Tiberias, Bethlehem, Baalbek, Ephesus, Smyrna, Patmos, Nablos and Petra. Minor rubbing on head and tail of spine and corners. Sporadic foxing and staining throughout, slightly affecting text and some images. Heavy foxing to verso of some plates, not affecting image. Very good condition. Tight copy in a stunning, richly decorative binding. vg. Item #21123

Price: $1,250.00