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Geschichte Friedrichs des Grossen

1840


Place of Publication: Leipzig, Germany

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 18 x 4.8 cm (9 13/16 x 7 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

64.377

Medium or Technique

Illustrated book with numerous wood engravings

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Illustrated books

(Leipzig: J. J. Weber, 1840) Quarto; viii, 625 pp. [1 f.] viii pp. [1 f.], plus plate; contemporary half gilt-stamped brown morocco, blue cloth boards (cream-colored phase box).

Illustrations of the life of Frederick the Great of Prussia.


Leipzig: J. J. Weber, 1840

Provenance

First edition. MFA copies of the 1882 and 1886 editions of Menzel's illustrations only are: 64.388a-d and KBR1214.1-2.

Credit Line

Bequest of W. G. Russell Allen