Do you like or collect beautiful books, are you a teacher, are you interested in cultural history or do you just want build card models your constructed all by yourself? In all these cases the book by Heinrich Rockstroh "Die Kunst, mancherlei Gegenstände aus Papier zu formen" is for you. This facsimile reprint contains, for the first time, all the content (including all illustrations) of this book published in 1810. In an accompanying 2nd volume you get a transcription of the text into modern typeface, plus an epilogue and remarks by Dieter Nievergelt.
A first issue of this book, with the title “Anweisung zum Modelliren aus Papier oder aus demselben allerley Gegenstände im Kleinen nachzuahmen. Ein nützlicher Zeitvertreib für Kinder”, was published in 1802 (this book is available at the WWW pages of the AGK as a free download).