Das Leben Jesu.
Chicago: Wartburg Pub. House, n.y. Hardcover. Small 4to. Heavily blind-embossed pebble-grain green cloth with gilt lettering and rules. xvi, 477pp, (4pp ads). Numerus full-page tissue-guarded plates, decorative endpapers. Near fine. Front flyleaf ownership signature. Item #49054
Handsome and quite tight later (11th through 25th thousand) U.S. edition of this popular life of Jesus Christ, entirely in German. Oehninger (1837-1914) was a popular and prolific German writer on religious topics and this title was first published in 1902, the date that this undated printing shows on his forward -- clearly an early 20th century printing.
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