Presumed First Edition. Tall octavo, original quarter leather, gilt at spine and front cover, red cloth, floral endpapers, marbled page edges, in original printed and decorative dustjacket. "Ein Lebensbild, aus den Familienpapieren Wilhelm von Humboldts und seiner Kinder, 1791-1887". Family history of the Von Humboldts. Scarce in 19th Century dustjacket. Near Fine in Good dustjacket, some staining, a web of mostly closed tears to spine area mended at verso with archival tape, some paper tape at verso of lower spine end.