Für Musen und Menschen Freunde zum Neujahrsgeschenke 1808.
Wien, Georg Friedr Kraus, 1808.
16mo [98 x 57 mm] of (2) ll., of which one is a frontispiece, (30) ll., 6 plates out of pagination, 59 pp., 1 folded plate of a music score, (13) pp. and 12 plates out of pagination. In total 1 frontispiece and 18 plates. Red morocco spine, painting on enamel on metal boards, gilt fillet around the plates, richly decorated flat spine, green silk doublures, mirror glued on the inside cover, accordion wallet in green silk on the lower inside cover, gilt edges. Contemporary binding.
Fine volume illustrated with 1 frontispiece, 6 copper engravings and 12 fashion engravings, all of them in fine contemporary hand-colouring.
A precious binding decorated with musicians painted on enamel; one triangle player on the front cover, one musette player on the back cover.