RARE 1937 PHOTO BOOK ABOUT INSCRIPTIONS USED IN

ARCHITECTURE WITH MANY PICTURES OF THIRD REICH BUILLDINGS

DIE SCHRIFT IN DER BAUKUNST

AN IMPORTANT ADDITION FOR EVERY COLLECTION OF HISTORICAL

NAZI ARCHITECTURE MATERIAL IN VERY GOOD CONDITION

the award winning German pavilion at the 1937 World Exhibition in Paris

exhibition about sports in Nazi Germany, organized by the Reich Sports Leader Tschammer von Osten.

Offered for sale is a

RARE 1937 PHOTO BOOK ABOUT ARTFUL TYPES OF WRITING USED IN ARCHITECTURE WITH MANY PICTURES OF THIRD REICH BUILLDINGS

DIE SCHRIFT IN DER BAUKUNST

AN IMPORTANT ADDITION FOR EVERY COLLECTION OF HISTORICAL NAZI ARCHITECTURE MATERIAL

The 8-1/4 x 11-3/4 inch soft cover book with 106 heavily illustrated pages was published 1937 by Schriftkunde Verlag Heintze & Blankertz in Berlin. It is probably one of the most comprehensive works on writings on buildings, preferably Third Reich buildings, published in Germany between 1933 and 1945! The book is in very good condition, the Preface is written by architect Prof. Werner March (1894-1976) who became world famous as the architect who planned the Olympic Stadium in Berlin for the 1936 Olympic Games. During the war March was a staff officer in defence department of Admiral Wilhelm Canaris. The book is printed on high quality glossy paper with ex-cellent photos on nearly every page. Shown is the writing on many Third Reich buildings from Nazi Party, State, Hitler Youth, Labor Service (Deutsche Arbeitsfront) as well as from ordinary buildings in big German cities and little towns sacred inscriptions in church interiors.

A great addition for every collection of Third Reich architecture material.

above top: metal sign at the entrance of the Adolf Hitler Youth Hostel in Berchtesgaden, close to the Berghof on the Obersalzberg, the other picture above shows the Reich Leader School of the Hitler Youth in Berlin-Potsdam

the Deutsche Arbeitsfront organized the above exhibition about decorations of buildings that were constructed for the 1936 Olympic Games.

photo left: wonderful Luftwaffe eagle by Prof. Douglas Hall in the hallway leading to the banquet hall in the Reich Air State Ministry in Berlin. The lettering with a Hitler quote on the might of the new Wehrmacht and Luftwaffe has been designed by architect Ernst Sagebiel.

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ARCHITECTURE WITH MANY PICTURES OF THIRD REICH BUILLDINGS

DIE SCHRIFT IN DER BAUKUNST

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