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Langenscheidt, Carl G. F., 1870-1952
Langenscheidt, Carl G. F., 1870-1952
OriginatorLangenscheidt, Carl G. F., 1870-1952
StyleBook plate
Bookplate TypePictorial
Bookplate FunctionOwnership
Institutional or PersonalPersonal
Dimensions98x67 mm
OrientationLandscape
Coverage-SpatialBerlin (Germany)
Bookplate TextEX LIBRIS / CARL LANGENSCHEIDT
DescriptionMan {Ulysses?} at helm of boat, passing by mermaids {Sirens?} swimming among rocks
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: https://illinois.edu/fb/sec/7016277
CollectionJohn Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection
Local Identifierexlibris0578.jp2
Repository/Holding LibraryUniversity of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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