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Heinrich Rockstroh: Die Kunst, mancherlei Gegenstände aus Papier zu formen

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Information about the book

Author: Heinrich Rockstroh
Part 1: Reprint 17 x 19,5 cm, 104 pages, fadengeheftet mit Kapitalband, Hardcover.
Part 2: Transkription in lateinischer Schrift mit Nachwort und Kommentar von Dieter Nievergelt, 17 x 19,5 cm, 64 pages fadengeheftet, Broschur
Year: 2008 (facsimile reprint of a book published in 1810)
Price: 21,90 EUR
Publisher: Aue Verlag GmbH, Möckmühl
ISBN-No.: 978-3-87029-297-3

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.

The first printing of this book was published in 1802 under the title “Anweisung zum Modelliren aus Papier oder aus demselben allerley Gegenstände im Kleinen nachzuahmen. Ein nützlicher Zeitvertreib für Kinder”; a PDF reproduction of this book is available as a free download on the AGK website.

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Reprint page 1  Reprint page 29  Picture 10 Picture 12  Transkription page 11  Transkription page 34   church


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