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1. Singular travels Campaigns & Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE RE. & others R. E. 
Price: USD 6.50
Dealer: Biblio, Mad Hatter Books
Description: London: The Cresset Press, Date: 1948. Book. Illus. by Leslie Wood. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Hardback: b/w illustrations by LESLIE WOOD, no dj, book is bound in blue cloth with gilt decorations & titles, some rubbing, corners bumped, some foredge foxing plus a few internal marks, some rubbing on front endpapers, lower page corners a bit bumped, g. 8vo, 178pp. With a 46pp introduction by John Carswell + bibliography.. 1948. The Cresset Press [NZ] 

2. Singular travels , Campaigns & Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE , R . E . & others 
Price: USD 6.50
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Mad Hatter Books
Description: Book Hardcover Good Hardback: b/w illustrations by LESLIE WOOD, no dj, book is bound in blue cloth with gilt decorations & titles, some rubbing, corners bumped, some foredge foxing plus a few internal marks, some rubbing on front endpapers, lower page corners a bit bumped, g. 8vo, 178pp. With a 46pp introduction by John Carswell + bibliography. The Cresset Press London 1948 1st Edition [, NZ] 

3. Singular travels, Campaigns & Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE, R.E. & others 
Price: USD 6.50
Dealer: Abebooks, Mad Hatter Books
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press, London] Hardcover First Edition Hardback: b/w illustrations by LESLIE WOOD, no dj, book is bound in blue cloth with gilt decorations & titles, some rubbing, corners bumped, some foredge foxing plus a few internal marks, some rubbing on front endpapers, lower page corners a bit bumped, g. 8vo, 178pp. With a 46pp introduction by John Carswell + bibliography. [Auckland, New Zealand] [Publication Year: 1948]  

4. Singular travels campaigns and adventures of Baron Munchausen
by R E Raspe and Others 
Price: USD 7.16
Dealer: AbebooksUK, BoundlessBookstore
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press] Hardcover Light wear to boards with some marks. Content is clean. Good DJ with some tears, toning and stains [Wallingford, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

5. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by R E Raspe and Others 
Price: USD 7.16
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Cheshire Book Centre
Description: [publisher: London: The Cresset Press] Hardcover VG HB in blue cloth boards, no dj. 178pp with b/w illus by Leslie Wood, plus 46pp intro by John Carswell. Clean, bright & tight with no inscriptions. [Buckley, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

6. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by R.E. Raspe 
Price: USD 7.18
Dealer: Abebooks, Plane Tree Books
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press, London] Hardcover First Edition 178pp with b/w illustrations by Leslie Wood - blue cloth - dealer's label to front pastedown - endpapers and content edges lightly foxed - dustwrapper is moderately rubbed and soiled/foxed - wear and chipping to edges with 2cm loss to head of spine [Taupo, New Zealand] [Publication Year: 1948]  

7. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen.
by Raspe, R.E. and Others. 
Price: USD 7.50
Dealer: Abebooks, Henry Hollander, Bookseller
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press, London] Hardcover Small octavo with mild wear at the edges, frontispiece drawing, xlvi, 178 pp., b/w drawings by Leslie Wood. With an introduction by John Carswell. [Los Angeles, CA, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1948]  

8. Singular Travels Campaigns And Adventures Of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe R. E. 
Price: USD 8.00
Dealer: Biblio, Small World Books, LLC
Description: The Cresset Press, Date: 1948. Book. Illus. by Wood, Leslie. Very Good. Hardcover. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Mild Shelfwear And Edgewear, Light Tanning From Age, Otherwise An Unmarked, Clean, And Solid. Dj Have Mild Shlefwear And Edgewear, Now In Protective Mylar Wrap. 1948. The Cresset Press [US] 

9. Singular Travels, Campaigns And Adventures Of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, R. E. 
Price: USD 8.00
Dealer: Abebooks, Small World Books
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press] Hardcover Mild Shelfwear And Edgewear, Light Tanning From Age, Otherwise An Unmarked, Clean, And Solid. Dj Have Mild Shlefwear And Edgewear, Now In Protective Mylar Wrap [Rochester, NY, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1948]  

10. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe RE. R. E. 
Price: USD 8.29
Dealer: Biblio, Anybook Ltd
Description: The Cresset Press, Date: 1948. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. Dust Jacket in good condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,400grams, ISBN: 1948. The Cresset Press [GB] 

11. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, R.E. 
Price: USD 8.29
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Anybook Ltd.
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press] Hardcover This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. Dust Jacket in good condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,400grams, ISBN: [Lincoln, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

12. Singular travels campaigns and adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Carswell J. ed. 
Price: USD 8.59
Dealer: Biblio, Acanthophyllum Books
Description: The Cresset Press, Date: 1948. 1st edition. Hard covers, dust jacket. V.g./V.g.. Jacket price-clipped. 1948. The Cresset Press [GB] 

13. SINGULAR TRAVELS , CAMPAIGNS AND ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN
by RASPE , R E & OTHERS: 
Price: USD 8.59
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Val Waring (formerly Stortbooks)
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press reprint Good/Fair edgewear & chips to dj fep cut spine sunned 177pp B/W drawings throughout 8 x 5 325g] Baron Munchausen's 'Travels' is a classic which has had an unbroken history of popularity in many countries for more than a century and a half [Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

14. Singular travels campaigns and adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Carswell, J. (ed.) 
Price: USD 8.59
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Acanthophyllum Books
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press] Hardcover First Edition Jacket price-clipped. Weight: 1 Language: English [Holywell, FLINT, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

15. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures Of Baron Munchausen
by R.E. Raspe et al 
Price: USD 9.56
Dealer: ZVAB, World of Rare Books
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press] Hardcover 1948. 177 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. [Goring-by-Sea, SXW, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

16. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe R E and Others 
Price: USD 10.03
Dealer: Biblio, Balfour Books
Description: London: The Cresset Press, Date: 1948. Very Good Copy in navy cloth on boards in Good unclipped D/J. Three small closed tears at head of lower jacket cover, Spine lightly sunned. Previous owners inscription on FFE. Clean text and b/w illustrations. First Edition. Hard Cover. Illus. by Wood, Leslie. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. 1948. The Cresset Press [GB] 

17. Singular Travels , Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE R . E . And Others 
Price: USD 11.06
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Antique & Collector's Books
Description: Paperback Very Good 192 pp. Browning to cover and page edges. Dover Publications New York 1960 [, AU] 

18. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures Of Baron Munchausen
by R.E. Raspe et al 
Price: USD 11.35
Dealer: AbebooksUK, World of Rare Books
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press] Hardcover 1948. 177 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. [Goring-by-Sea, SXW, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

19. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures Of Baron Munchausen
by RE. Raspe et al R. E. 
Price: USD 12.59
Dealer: Biblio, World of Rare Books
Description: The Cresset Press, Date: 1948. Hardcover. Good. 1948. 177 pages. No dust jacket. Blue cloth. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light rubbing and corner bumping. Some light marking and sunning. 1948. The Cresset Press [GB] 

20. SINGULAR TRAVELS CAMPAIGNS AND ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN.
by Raspe R. E. & others. 
Price: USD 12.89
Dealer: Biblio, The Guru Bookshop Ltd, Green Warehouse
Description: Cresset Press, Date: 1948-01-01. Hardcover. Good. 1.8020 cent in x 19.9746 cent in x 13.4010 cent in. FIRST EDITION with nicked and chipped dust jacket - rare and collectable - will send out 1 st class post 1948. Cresset Press [GB] 

21. SINGULAR TRAVELS, CAMPAIGNS AND ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN.
by Raspe, R. E. & others. 
Price: USD 12.89
Dealer: AbebooksUK, The Guru Bookshop
Description: [publisher: Cresset Press] Hardcover FIRST EDITION with nicked and chipped dust jacket - rare and collectable - will send out 1 st class post [Hereford, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

22. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, R.E 
Price: USD 13.57
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Anybook Ltd.
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press] Hardcover This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,400grams, ISBN: [Lincoln, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

23. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe RE 
Price: USD 13.58
Dealer: Biblio, Anybook Ltd
Description: The Cresset Press, Date: 1948. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings inside.This book has hardback covers. In good all round condition. No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,400grams, ISBN: 1948. The Cresset Press [GB] 

24. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, R.E. (and others) 
Price: USD 13.61
Dealer: AbebooksUK, old aberdeen bookshop
Description: [publisher: Cresset] Hardcover Dark blue boards, titles in gilt. very little sign of wear .Contents very clean. Wrapper spotted, faded or darkened in places, price-clipped. [Aberdeen, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1968]  

25. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, R.E. 
Price: USD 14.32
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Poor Richards Books
Description: [publisher: Cresset Press] Hardcover 1st thus edition and VG+ in near VG but marked dw. Ring 01394 283138 for reduced postage. No marks and not price clipped. [Felixstowe, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

26. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE R E and Others with Carswell John Intro 
Price: USD 14.99
Dealer: Biblio, Dogwood Books
Description: London: Cresset Press, Date: 1948. The text is clean with no markings. The binding is sound. The dustjacket shows some edgewear with soiling, several small tears and a crease to the rear.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good Plus. 1948. Cresset Press [US] 

27. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE, R E and Others with Carswell, John (Intro) 
Price: USD 14.99
Dealer: Abebooks, Dogwood Books
Description: [publisher: Cresset Press, London] Hardcover The text is clean with no markings. The binding is sound. The dustjacket shows some edgewear with soiling, several small tears and a crease to the rear. [Rome, GA, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1948]  

28. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen. Introduction By John Carswell
by Raspe RE. And Others R. E. 
Price: USD 15.00
Dealer: Biblio, BIBLIOMAN (QC)
Description: London: Cresset, Date: 1948. xlv+(1)+178pp+frontis. Those claiming this a 1st ed. should refer to p. 2, advertisement to the second edition dated 1786, not to mention p. 178 bibliography, 8th edition 1799!! DJ is soiled and chipped. Binding is VG+, ornately gilt cover & spine on blue cloth. Text is clean and binding is tight.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Poor. Illus. by Wood, Leslie. 8 X 5 1/4. 1948. Cresset [CA] 

29. SINGULAR TRAVELS, CAMPAIGNS AND ADVENTURES OF BARON MUNCHAUSEN.
by Raspe, R. E. and others. 
Price: USD 15.30
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Cambridge Rare Books
Description: [publisher: Cresset] Hardcover 1948. Cresset. new edition GB. VG, edges rubbed, corners bumped. dj good, edgewear and chips. 8x5. 178pp. frontis and b/w illus by Leslie Wood. The entertaining and implausible adventures of Baron Munchausen, a Quixotic figure whose daring exploits are rife with hilarity. [Cambridge, GLOUC, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

30. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen.
by Raspe, R E: 
Price: USD 16.89
Dealer: ZVAB, Plurabelle Books Ltd
Description: [publisher: London: Cresset,] Hardcover First Edition xlvi 178p original blue cloth fresh, attractive illustrations, text clean, binding tight, very good indeed, first printing in this series 746 Sprache: Englisch [Cambridge, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

31. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, R.E. With Introduction By John Carswell 
Price: USD 18.00
Dealer: Abebooks, From Away Books
Description: [publisher: Chanticleer Press, New York, N.Y.] Hardcover First Edition Good copy of this edition of the Barons travels, with minor spotting to endpapers. This copy was published in Great Britain by The Cresset Press but has a label glued on to the title page showing Chanticleer Press. Dust Jacket is price clipped with good amount of soiling. Spine is darkened and has a small area missing and chipping at extremities. [Greenville, ME, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1948]  

32. Singular Travels , Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE , R . E . & CARSWELL , JOHN ( Intro ) & WOOD , LESL 
Price: USD 19.20
Dealer: Booksandcollectibles, Hard to Find Books Internet NZ Ltd.
Description: Octavo hardcover (VG-) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs. The Cresset Press 1948 [, NZ] 

33. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE R. E. & CARSWELL JOHN Intro & WOOD LESL 
Price: USD 19.74
Dealer: Biblio, Hard To Find Books
Description: The Cresset Press 1948. Octavo hardcover (VG-) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs. The Cresset Press 1948 [NZ] 

34. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE, R. E. & CARSWELL, JOHN (Intro) & WOOD, LESL 
Price: USD 19.75
Dealer: Abebooks, Hard to Find Books NZ (Internet) Ltd.
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press 1948] Hardcover Octavo hardcover (VG-) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs. [Dunedin, OTAGO, New Zealand] [Publication Year: 1948]  

35. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen.
by Raspe, R E: 
Price: USD 20.05
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Plurabelle Books Ltd
Description: [publisher: London: Cresset,] Hardcover First Edition xlvi 178p original blue cloth fresh, attractive illustrations, text clean, binding tight, very good indeed, first printing in this series 746 Sprache: Englisch [Cambridge, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

36. Singular Travels Campaigns And Adventures Of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe R E; Others 
Price: USD 21.47
Dealer: Biblio, Mammy Bears Books
Description: London: The Cresset Press, Date: 1948. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 200x130x15mm. WOOD, LESLIE. 200x130x15mm+304g . . The Cresset Press. London. 1948. . . . : Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted.. . . . . Domestic_tracked_OR_registered_flat_rate_FOR_THIS_ITEM_Within_Australia:_AU$10.40 1948. The Cresset Press [AU] 

37. Singular Travels, Campaigns, And Adventures Of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe R E; Others 
Price: USD 21.48
Dealer: AbebooksAU, Mammy Bears Books
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press, London] Hardcover 200x130x15mm+304g . . The Cresset Press. London. 1948. . . . : Image is ALWAYS of the ACTUAL BOOK: Book and or Jacket may have names. dedications. marks. tears. foxing. browned pages. creasing and losses unless otherwise noted. . . . . Domestic_tracked_OR_registered_flat_rate_FOR_THIS_ITEM_Within_Australia:_AU$10.40 [Cedar Creek, QLD, Australia] [Publication Year: 1948]  

38. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe R. E. Et Al 
Price: USD 22.00
Dealer: Biblio, T. A. Borden Books
Description: London: Cresset. Date: 1948. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Small chip on jacket spine head, 178 pp. . 1948. Cresset [US] 

39. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, R. E. Et Al 
Price: USD 22.00
Dealer: Abebooks, T. A. Borden Books
Description: [publisher: Cresset, London] Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket; Small chip on jacket spine head, 178 pp. [Olney, MD, U.S.A.] [Publication Year: 1948]  

40. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, Rudolph Erich (and others) 
Price: USD 30.94
Dealer: Abebooks, ThriftBooks-Atlanta
Description: [publisher: Cresset Press] Hardcover First Edition Dust jacket in good condition. First edition. Minor shelf and handling wear, overall a clean solid copy with minimal signs of use. Secure packaging for safe delivery. [AUSTELL, GA, U.S.A.]  

41. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE, Rudolph Eric (1736-1794), [CARSWELL, John, introduction], [WOOD, Leslie, illustrator] 
Price: USD 42.24
Dealer: ZVAB, Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB
Description: [publisher: London: The Cresset Press, 1948] Hardcover First Edition [Satirical Adventure] FIRST EDITION THUS. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.xlvi; 178. With six full page and eight in-text wood engravings, including a frontispiece, by Wood. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and upper. With the yellow dust-jacket, priced at 9/6. Jacket toned to spine with some light chips and closed tears. Near fine. Tales of the extraordinary gaddings of a German soldier through the hostile fringes of Europe, which have been compared to Homer's 'Odyssey' and Swift's 'Travels.' This is the first English edition to attempt an authoritative version of the original text, with a generous introduction discussing the curious circumstances of the book's genesis while the author was exiled in England, and a bibliography of early editions. [Royal Tunbridge Wells, KENT, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

42. Baron Munchausen; the singular travels campaigns and adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, R E 
Price: USD 42.97
Dealer: AbebooksUK, MacKellar Art & Books
Description: [publisher: The Cresset press] Hardcover First Edition 1948 Cressett Press Hardcover 1st Edition 1st Impression. Very good clean tight binding in very good unclipped dustjacket. Classic 40's jacket design , with wonderful wood engraving illustrations by Leslie Wood [Bournemouth, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

43. The Cresset Library . . 1958.
by Raspe R. E. and others; edited and with an Introduction by John Carswell 
Price: USD 45.00
Dealer: Biblio, Renaissance Books
Description: The Cresset Press [NZ] 

44. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by Raspe, R. E. and others; edited and with an Introduction by John Carswell 
Price: USD 45.00
Dealer: Abebooks, Renaissance Books, ANZAAB / ILAB
Description: [publisher: The Cresset Press, London] Hardcover No signatures. Some fading and foxing to dust-jacket. Dust-jacket is price-clipped. Dust-jacket protected in archival mylar cover.; (xlvi), 178 pages. Dark blue buckram cloth boards with gilt on spine and front board. Page dimensions: 196 x 125mm. Illustarted with wood engravings by Leslie Wood. Includes an 11 page bibliography of early editions of Baron Munchausen's travels at rear, beginning with the 1786 London edition, "three copies [. . .] can be traced." Series title: "The Cresset Library". [Dunedin, New Zealand] [Publication Year: 1958]  

45. Singular Travels Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE Rudolph Eric 1736 1794 CARSWELL John introduction WOOD Leslie illustrator 
Price: USD 50.13
Dealer: Biblio, Adrian Harrington Rare Books
Description: London: The Cresset Press, 1948. [Satirical Adventure] FIRST EDITION THUS. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.xlvi; 178. With six full page and eight in-text wood engravings, including a frontispiece, by Wood. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and upper. With the yellow dust-jacket, priced at 9/6. Jacket toned to spine with some light chips and closed tears. Near fine. Tales of the extraordinary gaddings of a German soldier through the hostile fringes of Europe, which have been compared to Homer's 'Odyssey' and Swift's 'Travels.' This is the first English edition to attempt an authoritative version of the original text, with a generous introduction discussing the curious circumstances of the book's genesis while the author was exiled in England, and a bibliography of early editions. London: The Cresset Press, 1948 [GB] 

46. Singular Travels, Campaigns and Adventures of Baron Munchausen
by RASPE, Rudolph Eric (1736-1794), [CARSWELL, John, introduction], [WOOD, Leslie, illustrator] 
Price: USD 50.13
Dealer: AbebooksUK, Adrian Harrington Ltd, PBFA, ABA, ILAB
Description: [publisher: London: The Cresset Press, 1948] Hardcover First Edition [Satirical Adventure] FIRST EDITION THUS. Octavo (20 x 14cm), pp.xlvi; 178. With six full page and eight in-text wood engravings, including a frontispiece, by Wood. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt titles to spine and upper. With the yellow dust-jacket, priced at 9/6. Jacket toned to spine with some light chips and closed tears. Near fine. Tales of the extraordinary gaddings of a German soldier through the hostile fringes of Europe, which have been compared to Homer's 'Odyssey' and Swift's 'Travels.' This is the first English edition to attempt an authoritative version of the original text, with a generous introduction discussing the curious circumstances of the book's genesis while the author was exiled in England, and a bibliography of early editions. [Royal Tunbridge Wells, KENT, United Kingdom] [Publication Year: 1948]  

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