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Langenscheidt, Carl G. F., 1870-1952
Langenscheidt, Carl G. F., 1870-1952
OriginatorLangenscheidt, Carl G. F., 1870-1952
EngraverPlotzner, Otto
StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypePictorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalPersonal
Dimensions85x115 mm
Coverage-SpatialBerlin (Germany)
DescriptionCoastal landscape with escutcheon below, showing world (orb marked by lines of latitude and longitude) behind stylized waves and with a halo of flames.
NoteCarl Langenscheidt was an avid collector of ex libris; his collection was sold in 1925. He rose to be director of the family publishing business famous for its dictionaries.
RightsRare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; For more information, please contact the Rare Book and Manuscript Library:
Collection TitleJohn Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection
Local Identifierexlibris0577.jp2
RepositoryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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