Berlin, Königl. Preuss. Akademischen Kunst-und Buchhandlung, 1788. 4to. Cont. hcalf, gilt back, gilt titlelabel. Small parts of marbled coverpaper gone, corners bumped, back rubbed. Titlepage with large engraved vignette. (6),282 pp., 13 engraved plates and 2 engraved textvignettes. A few scattered brownspots, otherwise internally fine printed on good heavy paper.
First edition of one of the scarce volumes from the Berlin Kunstakademie, divided in 5 parts with in all 29 memoirs by Moritz, Pfeffel, B. Rode, Puhlmann Gleim, Bruun, Boutterwek, Frisch, Unger, Ramler, Fischer, Villaume, Klamer Schmidt, Lüder etc.