Fine. No Jacket Issued. This is a beautiful illustrated laminated oversize book on the life of the Amish. Kiehl and Xtian Newswanger shows the simple life in B&W drawnings and a very interesting text. The condition is Fine, with the half-title page signed by Xtian Newswanger. Originally published in 1954, third printing. 1999. This book is beautiful both inside and out. "Here, too, are simple, graphic vignettes of Amish life in its basic elements, as depicted in the School, the Farm, the Auction, the Wedding, Death, ." from the text. 132 pages.
Very Good. Reprint of the 1954 edition, very good pictorial boards (no jacket if issued with one) shows light wear including a faint stain to back cover, remainder mark to bottom page edges, and some other minute trace wear. Signed by Xtian Newswanger at title page. Solid copy of this look at Amish life through the Newswanger's, father and son, that is nicely illustrated with line drawings, paintings and etchings in black & white. Signed.
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