Dies ist nicht eine zweisprachige Ausgabe. Text in Deutsch, nicht in Englisch. Erste Ausgabe. This is not a bilingual edition. Text in German only, not in English. First edition. Printed and bound in Germany. 10.75 x 8.25 inches. Aubergine cloth boards, and with crisp gilt-stamped lettering to the front board and to the spine. Faint spotting here and there to the front board, a minor cosmetic issue. Unbumped spine head and tail, and with sharp corners. Textblock firmly bound in. IX and 81 numbered pages and with 36 full-page plates in monochrome and with 15 figures. All plates and figures on glossy stock. Immensely clean internally. Likely unread. A Near Fine copy.