Title: La Croix de Bois, 1889
Author: Christoph von Schmid
Publisher: Tours, Ad Mame et Cie
An extremely scarce 19th century edition of von Schmid’s Wooden Cross, translated from the original German.
Worldcat records no existing copy of this edition in libraries.
This edition is bound in an extravagantly designed cartonnage binding of the period, adorned with gilt against beautiful flowering designs, and castles to the covers. There are full page black and white illustrations throughout.
One finely decorated cartonnage volume in 12mo, 105 pages
On note of condition this volume is in poor shape, with the front board detached, and cracking to the rear hinge. There is foxing throughout.