Chodowiecki. Unpaginated (4 pp.) introductory matter, 62 facsimile reproductions of drawings on 39 tipped-in plates. 4to. Full vellum. Vellum has stiffened and covers no longer close all of the way. Frankfurt (Voigtlander- Tetzner) 1922. (X. Veroeffentlichung der Prestel-Gesellschaft). Freitag 1647. One of 100 deluxe numbered copies.
Basedow, the 18th-century educational reformer, commissioned these drawings from Chodowiecki as illustrations for his encyclopedic work for children, published 1770. Book ID: 7290