[Franco-Prussian War; Deutsch-Französischer Krieg; Illustrierte Geschichte des Krieges 1870/71] [PRINT].
Stuttgart, Berlin, Leipzig, Union Deutsche Verlagsgesellschaft, (1871). Original single-sheet engraving. Overall size ca. 22 x 30 cm; good margins. Bearing at foot a legend set in Gothic type. Printed on verso. Very good (minor imperfections; neat paper repair on verso.)
¶ During the seven months of the war, dramatic sketches of the battlefields and horrifying images of life under fire appeared in print, mostly in periodicals and special publications. This print is a fine example of a scarce survivor. Preserved in acid-free, pH-balanced archival paper.
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Book number: 1705
€ 18.00 [Appr.: US$ 21.29 | £UK 16.5 | JP¥ 2231]
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