München, Germany: Verlagsanstalt F. Bruckmann A.-G. 1899. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #36769
146 pages with 29 photographic plates with all tissue guards present, and 69 textual illustrations from photographs by the author. Very nice non author gift inscription to the reverse of the front free endpaper; "Unserem Hochverehrten Wandergenossen Herrn Julius Hölldobler fur Erinnerung an gemeinsame fröhliche Bergfahrt. Dr. Heinrich Tillmann, Lily Tillmann." [Approximate English translation; To our high revered hiking companion, Mr. Julius Hölldobler, in memory of shared cheerful ascent. Dr. Henry Tillman, Lily Tillmann.] Bound in original light brown cloth with lettering stamped in gilt, design and border stamped in black, and paper photographic plate pressed on. A few tiny blemishes to the rear cover. An attractive very good plus copy.