Taschenkalender auf das Gemein-Jahr 1817. Mit Kupfern geziert.

Price: $500.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Miniature finger almanac measuring 690 by 280 mm. Unpaginated, with 27 leaves, twelve of which contain fine stippled copper engraved costume plates of Arab, Abyssinian or Indian dress. Also vignette on title page. Otherwise, following a short two page exegesis on the upcoming eclipses for 1817, a fairly typical table of days for the year furnishing the saint names associated with each day. Welsh 6591. Scarce, with no copies for this year found anywhere, and a single copy found for any year (1814) at the University of Michigan. With slipcase, which is sheathed in the same marbled paper as on the cover of the book itself.

Title: Taschenkalender auf das Gemein-Jahr 1817. Mit Kupfern geziert.

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Categories: Costume and Fashion, German Literature, Miniature Books, Almanacs,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Berlin? Leipzig?, Actual publisher unnamed. Herausgegeben von der K├Ânigl. Preussischen Kalender Deputation: 1816

Binding: Card. Marbled paper pastedown. Slipcase with sa

Book Condition: Near Fine

Item lbs: 3.00 Item lbs

Seller ID: 005889