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Josef Kurzböck - Almanach von Wien zum Dienste der Fremden - 1774

Almanach von Wien zum Dienste der Fremden, oder historischer Begriff der anmerkungswürdigsten Gegenstände dies…
by Joseph] [Kurzböck Verlag: Vienna, Joseph Kurzböck, 1774.
8°. With a folded plan a. 18 folded copper plates (by F. Assner). copper plates (by F. Assner). 1 fol., 160 p., 48 ll.,

First edition. - "The engravings depict, among others: St. Stephen's Church, St. Charles Church, Belvedere, St. Peter's Church, Schönbrunn, palaces etc." (Mayer Collection). - The plan with tears (one backed) and creases. Some copper plates at the laterally overlapping margins with lesions (outside of the illustrations). Somewhat browned and foxed. - Nebehay/W. 340; Coll. Mayer 811 ("Extremely rare guide"). Austriaca, Vienennsia.


Very beautifully preserved copy and above all very rare.

Object Book
Number of Books 1
Subject Cartography, Travels
Author/ Illustrator Josef Kurzböck
Book Title Almanach von Wien zum Dienste der Fremden
Condition Fair
Publication year oldest item 1774
Edition 1st Edition
Language German
Original language Yes
Publisher Kurzböck
Binding/ Material Hardback
Number of pages 160
Dimensions 16×11 cm
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