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Gates, Towers, Fountains
from 4 centuries of the German Past 

Profusely illustrated German photo book portraying beautiful and romantic Arches, Gates, Towers, Spires, Fountains of the past four centuries of old Germany (/w Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic and Pomerania).
Depicting best architectural craftsmenship in small picturesque romantic towns and larger cities.
The photos were taken in the early 1920's.

Depicted are the following cities/places: Xanten, Zons, Kempen, Soest, Andernach, Budingen, Kassel, Fritzlar, Trier, Frankfurt, Mainz, Heidelberg, Baden Baden, Speyer, Hirsau, Esslingen, Urach Rottweil, Horb, Basel, Tubingen Castle, Bern, Ulm, Wangen, Schwabisch Gmund, Schw√§bisch Hall, Dinkelsbuhl, Nordlingen, Weissenburg,  Rothenburg, Iphofen, Nuremberg, Amberg, Ingolstadt, Augsburg, Regensburg, Munich, Hall in Tirol, Karnten, Salzburg, Wien, Hainburg, Prag, Prague, Bautzen, Halle, Goslar, Merseburg, Tangermunde, Stendal, Plauen, Lubeck, Rostock, Neubrandenburg, Friedland, Prenzlau, Templin, Danzig, Reval.


  • 80 pages
  • 2 pages text intro
  • 76 full page b/w photos

In good exterior and good interior condition.
With the rare Original Dust Jacket included, which is foxed and lightly chipped at head of spine. Foxing to first two leaves and last 2 leaves, occasional mild foxing to pages, otherwise ok.
With nice gift inscription on front free endpaper.

All pages are complete and tight in the binding.

Approx/Measurements: 10-1/2" x 7-1/2"  ~0.7 lbs.

Published by Karl Robert L. House, Konigstein
in 1936


Airmail Free Airmail shipping from Germany with recorded delivery