Jerusalem: Keren Hayesod, 1929. Limited First edition. Softcover. 1/5500. Quarto. 48pp. Original printed wrappers.
Published to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the foundation of Tel Aviv, this work tells the background and history of the Mediterranean city founded in 1909 by the Jewish community on the outskirts of the ancient port city of Jaffa. The book is profusely illustrated with numerous b/w photographic reproductions and charts. One of 5,500 unnumbered copies forming the first and unique edition.
Moderate rubbing and slight creasing along spine. Lower margin of pages age-toned. Text in German. Wrappers and interior in overall good to very good condition. g to vg. Item #39928