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The Rugendas Letters:
Johann Moritz Rugendas’
First Voyage to Brazil
The Sections of Cap Trafalgar
The First Prussian Maritime Atlas
Frankfort/Main – Frankfort / Contest on the Main. Boat race before the Main quay up to the cathedral. Wood engraving after Gottfried Franz (Mayence 1846 – Munich 1905) for Adolf Closs, Stuttgart. (1875-76.) Inscribed: G. Franz., otherwise typographically in Dutch as above. 10.5 x 17.8 cm.
BACK: Vignettes flowing into each other: Eschenheim Gate before Main scenery with Cathedral / Roemer / Luther’s House. Wood engravings as above, but after Richard Puettner (Wurzen 1842 – Munich 1913). Inscribed: R. Püttner. 9.7-18.4 x 6.5-18.5 cm. – Impression for the about contemporary Dutch edition. – Continuous local text on both sides.
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