Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Kampf in Schnee und Eis

Leipzig: Hesse & Becker, (1933). Second edition (11.-18. Tausend). Hardcover. Quarto. 113 (3)pp., 52 leaves with photogravures on recto and verso. Illustrated tan cloth in original photo-illustrated dustjacket, orange lettering on spine. Frontispiece portrait of Riefenstahl. Fascinating account by Leni Riefenstahl focusing on her early career of filming in polar environments and mountainous regions with Arnold Fanck, e.g. "S.O.S. Eisberg" and "Die weiße Hölle vom Piz Palü." Illustrated with 155 annotated reproductions of b/w photographs. Text in German. Dustjacket with some wear along edges, half inch chip at top edge of back cover with with two small tape strips reinforcing dustjacket at described chip, chips at head and tail of spine an along fold of front flap, and one inch closed tear at upper foredge of front cover. Dusjacket with some creasing along spine and fold of foredges. Light age-toning of block. Dustjacket in overall good-, binding in good+, interior and photographic leaves in very good condition. g- to vg. Item #48287

Price: $225.00

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