NP: NP, ND (ca 1938). First edition. Softcover. Quarto (11 1/4 x 9"). Unpaginated.  leaves. Original string bound orange wrappers, with black lettering to front cover.
"Die Uniformtuche der Wehrmacht" (The uniform cloth of the Wehrmacht) is complete with its 29 original swatches of various textiles used to confectionate the various uniforms of the three branches of the German army (Reichsheer, Kriegsmarine, Luftwaffe) as well as the Reich Labor Service (Reichsarbeitsdienst).
Each series of swatches faces a page showing color illustrations of the uniforms worn by soldiers and officers.
The swatches measure either 2 x 3 3/4" or 3 x 3 3/4".
Also includes six articles on the history of the new Wehrmacht, the various uniforms of the German military branches, and the technical process in the making of their designs. The whole is illustrated with numerous b/w in-text photographic reproductions.
Title foxed. Some minor to moderate foxing throughout. Text in German, Gothic script. Wrappers in overall very good, interior in good to very good, swatches in very good condition. g to vg. Item #44090