Stuttgart: Verlag von Adolf Bonz & Comp, 1896. Anton von Werner. Vierte Auflage. Hardcover. 504pp. Duodecimo [19 cm] Red cloth over boards, with elaborate ornamentation in gilt, black, and blind. All edges gilt. The pages are printed with red linear borders. Good plus. There are small splits in the cloth at the spine ends. The text block is cracked at the title page, and the last page is adhered to the rear pastedown. There are very tiny stains in the fore edge margins of the pages at the beginning. With numerous illustrated plates accompanied with tissue guards. Item #44827
Illustrations by Anton von Werner. The fourth German edition with illustrations by von Werner of Von Scheffel's opera.