[JUGENDSTIL]. STAEGER, Ferdinand (illustrator). Hans FRAUNGRUBER (text illustrations). Deutsche Gedichte mit Schattenbildern. Wien und Leipzig, Verlag von Gerlach & Wiedling. .
Small square 8vo. Original dove grey cloth strikingly blocked and lettered to upper board in black within a decorative panel in ochre and lettered in black to spine, Art Nouveau endpapers in silhouette, orange edges; pp. [ii] + 102; boldly and beautifully illustrated on almost every page with silhouette illustrations and plates in rich black with accents in ochre; externally and internally nearly fine with slight fading and speckling to spine and mild rubbing to ends, internally fresh with a couple of tiny marks, without inscription.
First edition. This title is number 14 in the famous series of children's books produced as Gerlach's Jugendbücherei by the publisher Martin Gerlach.