Michael Kohlhaas: From an Old Chronicle (Heinrich von Kleist) lands on the shelves of my shop.
London & Glasgow: Blackie, 1967, (First Edition) Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: Michael Kohlhaas is the story of a horse dealer in feudal Germany, and is based on an actual historical event. Bullied and exploited by a local squire whilst on his travels, the loss to Kohlhaas, as a result of the incident, is no more than two horses misused and injury to his groom. But his determination to get justice done is inflame…
In the Chosen Books from Abroad series.
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper.
Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 130 pages. 8″ x 5¼”.