Adelaider Blaetter fur Ernst und Scherz. Belletristische Beilage zur Sud-Australischen Zeitung. Herausgegeben von Wilhelm Eggers und Georg Eimer [Volume 12, parts 1 and 2, and Volume 13, part 2]
Adelaide, Sud-Australische Zeitung, 1870 and 1871.
Large octavo, two volumes, [ii], 620, 526 and [ii], 638 pages.
Contemporary half roan and marbled papered boards rubbed at the extremities and on the covers, with some wear to the corners; scattered foxing and mild signs of use and age; essentially a very good copy (first volume): contemporary half calf and cloth; leather rubbed at the extremities with slight wear to the corners; cloth a little marked with trifling blemishes at the rear; replacement endpapers; an excellent copy (second volume).
These are bound volumes of weekly issues of the literary supplement to the long-running Adelaide German-language newspaper 'Sud-Australische Zeitung'. Offered here is the complete run of the 52 weekly issues of the twelfth year (1870) and issues 27-52 of the thirteenth year (4 July to 26 December, 1871). The indexes show that the contents are mainly short novels by German authors.