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    Fritz von Ostini; Ernst Kreidolf. Pair of German-Language Children's Picture Books. Munich, Zurich: Various publishers, 1909-1922. One first edition. Fritz von Ostini; Hanns Pellar [illustrator]. Der Klein Konig. Munchen [Munich]: George W. Dietrich, [1909]. First edition. Oblong quarto. 24 pages. Profusely illustrated and heighten in gilt. Illustrated paper boards, heightened in gilt, backed in gray cloth. Moderate edgewear, somewhat rubbed and soiled, repairs to boards. Illustrated endpapers; toned in margins, hinges repaired. Internally generally clean; minor intermittent thumbsoiling. Very good.

    [Together with]: Ernst Kreidolf. Alpenblumenmarchen. Zurich and Leipzig: Rotapfel, 1922. Oblong quarto. Unpaginated. Profusely illustrated by the author. Half hunter green cloth over pictorial paper boards. Minor edgewear, toned, foxing to lower board. Illustrated endpapers. Internally generally clean and tight; lightly toned to margins, minor foxing. Very good or better.

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