Publications of our club - Books

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Von der Zweiten in die Dritte Dimension - 500 Jahre Bauen mit Karton

Editor: Dieter Nievergelt and Arbeitskreis Geschichte des Kartonmodellbaus (AGK) e.V.
Aue-Verlag GmbH, Möckmühl,  2015
Price: 29,80 EUR
Size: 23,5 cm x 30 cm x 3 cm, 336 pages, illustrated full color and b/w
ISBN-No.: 987-3-87029-346-8
This is the first nearly complete publication about the history of card board modeling. It brings the results of the long-standing research of the AGK e.V. into a book to the public. Follow us into a ramble of 500 years (european) history mirrored by the card board modeling. Let yourself be curious and see some of the pages as preview and the table of contents.
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Reprint: "Die Kunst, mancherlei Gegenstände aus Papier zu formen."

Author: Heinrich Rockstroh
Year: 2008
Price: 21,90 EUR
Publisher: Aue Verlag GmbH, Möckmühl
Pages: 104 + 64
Format: 170 x 195 mm
ISBN-No.: 978-3-87029-297-3
Do you like or collect good books, are interessted in cultural history or do you want build your own self-constructed card models? In all cases the book by Heinrich Rockstroh "Die Kunst, mancherlei Gegenstände aus Papier zu formen" is right for you. This reprint contains for the first time all the contents and all pictures of the book published in 1810. In an additional 2nd volume you will find the transcription of the whole text in latein letters and an epilogue and remarks by Dieter Nievergelt. Additional information you will find in our flyer (PDF, 925 kB).

Exhibition catalogue: "Hubert Siegmund - Meister des Kartons"

Author: Barbara Hornberger/Dieter Nievergelt
Year: 2005
Price: 16,80 EUR
Publisher: Scheuer & Strüver
Pages: 88
Format: 220 x 270 mm
Hubert Siegmund has been the designer at the J.F. Schreiber-Verlag. Accompanying book for the exhibition 'Hubert Siegmund - Meister des Kartons' held from 25 September till 13 November 2005 in the 'Stadtmuseum Esslingen'. Brochure containing many black/white as well as color figures, showing, among others, card models by Hubert Siegmund.


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