UNIQUE ORIGINAL 1943 WEDDING EDITION OF

ADOLF HITLER'S MEIN KAMPF

THIS COPY WAS GIVEN TO A NEWLY WED COUPLE IN GERMAN OCCUPIED HOLLAND AND BEARS THE ORIGINAL INK SIGNATURE

OF HITLER'S MAN ICH CHARGE IN HOLLAND, ARTHUR SEYSS-INQUART! FULL MONEY BACK GUARANTEE FOR AUTHENTICITY OF BOOK AND SIGNATURE

item # F - 313

A unique find in very good condition

Hitler dictated this book to his secretary, Rudolf Hess while imprisoned in Landsberg after the failed 1923 revolution. The first editions, published in 1925 (Band I or Volume One) and 1926 (Band II or Volume Two) were published in separate volumes. With only a few exceptions (special editions) all subsequent Third Reich editions (1933 to 1945) contained both volumes combined in one book. Very few copies of the first editions have survived. When his book first came out it was not a success, few people cared about the book in 1925 which would almost have had a much longer title. The original title Hitler chose was "Viereinhalb Jahre [des Kampfes] gegen Lüge, Dummheit und Feigheit" (Four and a Half Years [of Struggle] against Lies, Stupidity and Cowardice). His Nazi publisher, Max Amann, decided this title was too complicated and had it shortened to Mein Kampf (simply "My Struggle"). Before Hitler became Reichs Chancellor of Germany in 1933, Mein Kampf sold very slowly; but in 1933 alone 1.5 million copies were sold.

Offered for sale is an

UNIQUE ORIGINAL 1943 WEDDING EDITION OF

ADOLF HITLER'S MEIN KAMPF

THIS COPY WAS GIVEN TO A NEWLY WED COUPLE IN GERMAN OCCUPIED HOLLAND AND BEARS THE ORIGINAL INK SIGNATUREOF HITLER'S MAN ICH CHARGE IN HOLLAND, ARTHUR SEYSS-INQUART! FULL MONEY BACK GUARANTEE FOR AUTHENTICITY OF BOOK AND SIGNATURE

Adolf Hitler's autobiography and political manifest. The copy that is offered for sale was published in 1942 by Central Publishing House of the NSDAP, Franz Eher, Nachf. in Munich, Germany. In 1935, the Eher publishing house presented Hitler with the idea of giving a specially printed edition of Mein Kampf to every newly wed couple on the day of their wedding. This edition was published with a leather spine and would contain an extra presentation page in the front with blanks for the names of bride and groom and the signature of the mayor of the city, town or village. The copy offered here, however was not signed by an ordinary Buergermeister (German word for mayor) but by no other than Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Hitler's man in German occupied Holland! Seyss-Inquart was one of the defendants who were found guilty and sentenced to death in the Nuremberg trials. He was hanged on 16 October 1946. The book is in very nice condition. The binding is tight and all pages are intact. The standard editions of Mein Kampf were published in the same size as a stan-dard German bible. The reason for that was that Hitler hoped that his book would eventually replace the bible in German households!

This copy was given to a newly wed couple in German occupied Holland on 31 March 1943 and bears the original ink signature of Reichskommissar for the occupied Durch territories, Arthur Seyss-Inquart. A close up of the signature can be seen below.

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ADOLF HITLER'S MEIN KAMPF

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