Title translates: The War Pictorial - Vol. 2
Scarce wartime picture / photo book about World War 1.
The sub title of this ww1 book translates: Front photographs from archives of the Entente
This is Vol. 2 of this series, which is much rarer than Vol. 1.
This book has two stars on the spine !!!
A huge collection of Photographic Plates in Sepia of WWI - No text (other than introduction)
Includes Photos of German, Americans, French and others
Photos of Tanks, Horse Drawn Artillery, trenches, battlefields, aircraft
and other details of the war - Each page with tissue overlays - text under photos is in German
This is the truly RARE Half Leather luxury edition
- Hardcover, 350 pages
- Half Leather edition
- about 500 photos in rotogravure printing
In good exterior and near fine interior condition!
Leather rubbed, else ok. Pages are very clean.
All pages are complete and tight in the binding.
Approx/Measurements: 10-1/4" x 7-3/4" ~4.6 lbs.
This book is NO facsimile, it is a real authentic, historical item, ~90 years old!!
Published by Verlag Der W., Munchen ~1926
Very numerous photos from Laos, Artois, Ypern, Souchez, Carency, Givenchy, Bailly, Deloire, Souain,
Champagne, Navarin, Perthes, Krivolak, Arras, Guillemont, Combles, Maricourt, Frise, Herbecourt, Fay,
Belloy en Santerre, Neuville, Chaulnes, Amiens, Souain, Bouvancourt, Mourmelon, Virginy, Grurie, Verdun,
Fort Douaumont, Monastir, Florina, Salontiki, Boesinghe, Commecourt, Sars-Py, Ribecourt, Roye, Bouchoir,
Beuvraignes, Chauny, Soupir, Chavonne, Elverdinghe, Queant, Lens, Bailleul, Bucquoy, Bapaume, Albert,
Moreuil, Mailly, Cantigny, Longpont, Dommiers, Juvigny, Fismes, St. Souplet, St. Marie a Py, Sennheim,