Hansi - L'Histoire d'Alsace racontée aux petits enfants d'Alsace et de France - 1915

Description
Hansi - L'Histoire d'Alsace racontée aux petits enfants d'Alsace et de France - 1915
Children's books, History, Illustrated - Quantity: 1 - Album

Hansi. L'Histoire d'Alsace racontée aux petits enfants d'Alsace et de France.
Hansi.
L'Histoire d'Alsace racontée aux petits enfants d'Alsace et de France par l'Oncle Hansi, avec beaucoup de jolies images de Hansi et Huen.
Floury, Paris, 1915. Quarto, sky blue percaline binding, adorned on the two covers by a composition in colour, one depicting Uncle Hansi recounting the history to some children, the second a cathedral appearing above the Alsatian roofs, title of the book and name of the author embossed in gold and black on the front cover; linings and paper endpapers illustrated with repeated images of storks, red edges. (Publisher’s paperboard binding signed Engel.) Second edition, published during the sensitive period when Alsace was German, illustrated on almost all of the pages with colour compositions drawn by the author and Huen (15 of which are on full page).
Pale stains on the back cover, the fold of the endpaper is cracked but without loss, slightly blunt corners.

Lot details
Object
Album
Number of Books
1
Subject
Children's books, History, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Hansi
Book Title
L'Histoire d'Alsace racontée aux petits enfants d'Alsace et de France
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1915
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
French
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Floury
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
104
Dimensions
358×280 mm
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