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GRISEBACH, Eduard (1845-1906) -- Weltlitteratur-Katalog. Mit literarischen und bibliographischen Anmerkungen. Zweite, verbesserte und vermehrte Auflage. Berlin: B. Behr, 1905.
8o (205 x 130 mm). Contemporary blue polished morocco spine with five raised bands, t.e.g. by Carl Sonntag (front hinge partly split). Provenance: Gottfried Galston (bookplate, designed by Oskar Kokoschka).
Second, revised edition of this work inspired by Goethe's vision of a universal library. A fine copy on regular paper, bound by one of the most important German craftsmen of the time.
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