Die Belagerung und Erstürmung Jerusalems. . Flavius Josephus, Karl Rössing.

Die Belagerung und Erstürmung Jerusalems. . .

Munich: O. C. Recht Verlag, 1923. Vellum. Scarce limited edition of 200; Nos. 1-40 bound in full vellum, Nos. 41-100 bound in half-leather, and 101-200 bound in paper. This copy is #3.

The colophon states that this was the first hand press printing by O. C. Recht and Orchis Verlag Munich, performed in the book workshop of Dr. Noether & Co. peeled off on the hand press. The titles, initials, and closing pieces were cut by Karl Rössing and printed from the original wooden blocks.

8vo. [6], 176pp., [4]. RBH reflects two sales as auction, one vellum bound. OCLC reflects 12 copies overall held in institutions as of May 2020. Schreckenberg pg. 185.
Vellum curling and somewhat grubby, pages browned, and small prior owner bookplates to flyleaf. Very good. Item #15

Price: $450.00