Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Numbered limited edition. 176/950 Two volumes. Vol. 1 is a finely crafted facsimile of an early fourteenth century manuscript housed in Berlin's Staatsbibliothek Preussischer Kulturbesitz under shelfmark Ms. Germ. Fol. 623. Within the facsimile, as in the manuscript, two seperate narratives are bound together: Rudolf von Em's "Weltchronik" (World Chronicle) and Stricker's epic of Karl der Gross (Charlemagne). The second volume is a companion text to explain the importance of the manuscript with an introduction by Wolfgang Irtenkauf.