Am Wegesrand. Fritz Kredel, George Salter.
Am Wegesrand

Am Wegesrand

Frankfurt: Der Goldene Brunnen, 1961. Hardcover. 33 pages. 27 x 19 cm. Limited edition, copy 82 of 150 signed by Kredel & Salter. Hand-colored engraved illustrations. Text in German. The title translates roughly as "By the Side of the Road." The subtitle reads: "Blossoms and leaves, both fresh and wilted, roots, bark and living creatures found on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean are restively presented in 24 woodcuts by Fritz Kredel and surrounded with verse fragments from the classic poets [such as Goethe and Villon] in the free-flowing calligraphy of George Salter." Vellum spine lettered in gilt, vertical ribbed green cloth. Fine in slightly rubbed slipcase. Item #21897

Price: $895.00

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