Book Condition: Very Good+
Edition: Fifth Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; 655 pages
Publisher: Bielefeld und Leipzig: Verlag Von Velhagen Und Klasing, 1879.
An attactive fifth edition in original decorative burgundy leather, with gilt motifs. Spine with gilt decorated bands and floral motifs, top edge tinted red, decorative endpapers. Stamp and 1898 inscription on flyleaf: Josef Schwalber kgl. Advokat Passau.
With 160 illustrations and 35 contributions, partly in color. The fifth edition was basically unchanged from the preceding third and fourth edition.