Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice

    Description

    Fritz von Ostini. Der Kleine König. Munich, [ca. 1909]. First edition thus. German text. Illustrations by Hanns Pellar. Paper-covered boards. Hinges cracked and corners bumped; covers toned. Very good.

    More Information:

    Munich: Georg W. Dietrich, [ca. 1909].

     

    First edition thus. Quarto. 24 pages. German text. Twelve color lithograph plates by Hanns Pellar.

     

    Tan laid paper over boards and tan cloth spine. Titles in black on the front board. Illustration of king on the front board accented in gold. Decorated end papers. Front and back hinges cracked, corners bumped with some toning to the paper on the boards. Small bookseller stamp affixed to the rear pastedown. Otherwise, very good condition.

     

    Pellar's illustrations are exquisitely rendered and rich, the more so due to his use of gold to highlight each illustration for this wonderful fairy tale.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2009
    6th-7th Friday-Saturday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 719

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $9) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    VIEW BENEFITS
    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
      winnings 
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976
    Consign to the 2019 March 5 - 6 Rare Books Signature Auction Books - New York .

    Learn about consigning with us

    This was my first time dealing with an auction house, and I am 100% completely impressed with Heritage. There is not an aspect of this process that I have a critique for.
    Darryl S.,
    Stuart, FL
    View More Testimonials

    HA.com receives more traffic than any other auction house website. (Source: Similarweb.com)

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    2018 September 13 Rare Books & Maps Signature Auction Books - Dallas
    2018 September 13 Rare Books & Maps Signature Auction Books - Dallas
    REALIZED $1,094,775