1870. Jubel-Ausgabe. 1895. Der Deutsch-Französische Krieg 1870 un 1871. Gedenk-Blätter in Wort und Bild an die Ehrentage der deutschen Nation.


Edité par Dresden & New York, Druck & Verlag von H. G. Münchmeyer, 1890
Ancien(s) ou d'occasion / Quantité : 1
Vendeur Bernard Quaritch Ltd ABA ILAB (London, Royaume-Uni)
Disponible auprès d'autres vendeurs
Afficher tous les  exemplaires de ce livre
Ajouter au panier
Prix: EUR 912,08
Autre devise
Livraison : EUR 22,43
De Royaume-Uni vers Etats-Unis
Destinations, frais et délais

Mettre de côté

Au sujet du livre

Détails bibliographiques

Titre : 1870. Jubel-Ausgabe. 1895. Der ...

Éditeur : Dresden & New York, Druck & Verlag von H. G. Münchmeyer

Date d'édition : 1890

Description :

Oblong folio (440 x 570 mm), pp. [ii], 86, with 24 chromolithographed and two plain plates; numerous illustrations in the text (some in red and black); original brown cloth boards; title in gilt (dulled) on front cover; German Imperial crest on back cover; corners very slightly bumped.This account of the Franco-Prussian War was published to commemorate the twenty-fifth anniversary of the conflict. It celebrates the bravery and skill of the Prussian army.In this conflict 'the kingdom of Prussia and her German allies totally destroyed the military power of Imperial France. For nearly eighty years the defeated nation had given the law in military matters to Europe, whereas the victor, ten years earlier, had been the least of the continent's major military powers. Within a month Prussia established a military pre-eminence and a political hegemony which made the unification of Germany under her leadership a matter of course, and which only an alliance embracing nearly every major power in the world was to wrest from her half a century later'. In Prussia, at the time, the War of 1870 was seen (as is demonstrated by this work) as 'a heroic epoch; the deeds of those times were to be treasured, admired and, when necessity arose, repeated . . . . It has been left to a German historian of our own generation, writing nearly a century later, to see the full significance of the struggle: how during its course there emerged for the first time "that sinister problem of modern national War, from which we have foundered twice in succession". It is this which makes the Franco-Prussian War an event of importance far transcending the specialist field of the military historian, or even the historian of nineteenth-century Europe. Germany's magnificent and well-deserved victory was, in a profound and unforseeable sense, a disaster: for herself, and for the entire world' (Howard, The Franco-Prussian War pp. 1, 456).T2766. N° de réf. du libraire T2766

Librairie et conditions de vente

Modes de paiement

Le libraire accepte les modes de paiement suivants :

  • American Express
  • Carte Bleue
  • EuroCard/MasterCard
  • Traite bancaire
  • Visa

[Chercher dans le catalogue du libraire]

[Afficher le catalogue du vendeur]

[Poser une question au libraire]

Libraire : Bernard Quaritch Ltd ABA ILAB
Adresse : London, Royaume-Uni

Vendeur AbeBooks depuis : 30 juin 1998
Evaluation du vendeur : Evaluation 4 étoiles

Conditions de vente :

Bernard Quaritch Ltd
40 South Audley Street
London W1K 2PR
+44(0) 207 297 4888 rarebooks@quaritch.com
Registered in England No. 5192459 at 40 South Audley Street, London W1K 2PR
VAT Number: GB840135854

Payment can be made by VISA, M/C or bank draft.

Conditions de livraison :

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Description de la librairie : Rare books, manuscripts, and photographs. Auction commissions, and valuations.