Lot 13: WWII Elvira Bauer, German TRAU KEINEM FUCHS (1936)
13 November 2016
Lantana, FL, USALive Auction
Description: Illistrated 3rd Reich Children' book. [Germany/WWII] Elvira Bauer, "TRAU KEINEM FUCHS AUF GRUNER HEID, UND KEINEM JUD BEI SEINEM EID!" Ein Bilderbuch Für Gross Und Klein. Nurnberg, Germany: Sturmer-Verlag, 1936 copywrite. Total of 44 pages, 21 of which feature color illustrations depicting anti-Semitic themes. Text black and red, in the German Sütterlinschrift font. Roughly translates as, Do Not Trust a Fox in a Green Meadow and Do Not trust the Oath of a Jew!" A Picture Book for Adults and Children.¼ cloth and illustrated paper-covered boards. Surface chips to rear cover, minor wear to edge of covers, otherwise near fine, illustrations bright. Measures 9.5" x 8.75".