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The Rugendas Letters:
Johann Moritz Rugendas’
First Voyage to Brazil
The Sections of Cap Trafalgar
The First Prussian Maritime Atlas
Boarding with Coals. Instructive loading of a coal barge. Wood engraving after Gustav Schoenleber (Bietigheim 1851 – Karlsruhe 1917) for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart. (1880/81.) Inscribed in the stock: GS (ligated) / A. Closs X. I., otherwise per typographic caption in German as above. 4⅛ × 7¼ in (10.4 × 18.5 cm).
VERSO: Königsberg: Fishing-Boats at the Pregel. Partly under sails, at the quay dense market activity. Wood engraving as before. 4⅜ × 6¼ in (11 × 15.8 cm). – Continuous local text on both sides.
Offer no. 8,456 / EUR 76. (c. US$ 88.) + shipping