Berlin: Reichssportverlag, (1936). Hardcover. Lg. 4to. 449, pp. Original blue cloth with gold-stamped Olympic Rings and gold lettering on cover, maroon leather title-label with gold lettering on spine. Work contains the official report by the "Organisationskommittee" (organization committee) for the 1936 Winter Olympics in Garmisch-Partenkirchen. Full-page b/w reproduction in front shows Hitler at the Games followed with many portraits of members of the Organisationskommittee. Remainder of book profusely illustrated with b/w reproductions of photographs showing the opening ceremony, athletes competing, Olympic officials, medal ceremonies, venues, spectators, press members & officials, scenic photography of Garmisch, closing ceremony and more. One photograph shows Hitler, Göring, Goebbels, Frick, Ritter von Epp and other officials in the stadium. Photos by Dr. Wolff, Hoffmann Presse, Associated Press, Folkerts, Presse-Bild-Zentrale, Scherl, Weltbild, and many others. Includes full-page color plates showing various medals, tickets, daily programs, and the official advertisement poster of the games by Ludwig Hohlwein. Includes one partly colored fold-out traffic plan.
Minor age wear and scuffing on binding. Some wear on head of spine and to bottom corner of front board. Some foxing on first and last few leaves. Bottom corner of pages 33-40 creased. Binding in good+, interior in very good condition. vg. Item #33958
Contents: Vorworte. Mitgliederverzeichnisse. Geschichte der IV. Olympischen Winterspiele. Allgemeine Verwaltungs- und Finanzmaßnahmen. Finanzbericht. Allgemeine Bestimmungen und Ausschreibungen. Die Organisation. Die sportliche Organisation. Der Verlauf der IV. Olympischen Winterspiele. Siegerlisten. Register der Teilnehmer.