The text gives a vivid description of C.W.Allers' world tour (especially of people, landscapes, etc.), which took him through Egypt, Ceylon, Singapore, Java, Siam, Bangkok, China, Japan and New York, among other places.
Size: Height 39cm, width 30cm, depth 2.5cm. 179 pages with numerous illustrations by the author in the text, some full-page. Weight: 2.7 kilograms.
Binding: colour illustrated original cloth with gold embossing and 6 portrait medallions and the globe in half relief on the front cover, gilt edges all around, colour title page, decorative two-colour first and last pages.
The binding (front cover) has 4 minor stains. On the third page there is a handwritten dedication from 1920 on a glued-on slip of paper, but it can easily be removed as it is only attached to the upper margin.
- Number of Books
- Author/ Illustrator
- Book Title
- Rund um die Erde
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition Thus
- Original language
- Stuttgart, Berlin, Leipzig Union Deutsche Verlagsgesellschaft
- Binding/ Material
- Number of pages
- 39×30 cm