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Strasbourg

Strasbourg – Mannfeld, Bernhard (Dresden 1848 – Frankfort/Main 1925). From Strasbourg (Alsace). Part of the center with view on the cathedral. In front left the Rhine. Manifold, in front large figure scenery. Etching printed in brown. C. 1875. Inscribed: Orig.-Rad. v. B. Mannfeld. / Druck v. O. Felsing. Berlin., otherwise in German as before. 10 × 8⅜ in (25.5 × 21.3 cm).

With printer’s and publishers’ addresses of O. Felsing and Alexander Duncker resp., both Berlin. – From a set of 1889. – In the wide margin of the light cardboard here and there tiny foxspots.

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“ Subject: Thanks!

Thanks for your kind reply. I wanted to comment that your thoughts on freedom (the quote that you had on the end of your message to me) are exactly the same as my beliefs.

I write, however, because I was surprised to get it from Europe … Although an American, almost all my early family were Huguenots … In fact, my relative, Jan C. is noted as the earliest C. to have arrived in N. America (in 1636, I think) … ”

(Mrs. C. F., November 14, 2003)