Vienna: Vaterlandisches Archiv, 1917.
First edition. 4to. (x), 432p, 51p (Die Finanz und Industrie im dienste des Krieges). Illustrated with 16 full-page color plates of medals and 2 portraits, and decorated with secession style Head pieces and initials. Bound in olive cloth, the covers and spine with overall gilt design by Josef Hoffmann in repeating patterns of laurel leaves and berries surrounded by geometric designs and with large central coat of arms of the Kingdom of Hungary and Kingdom of Croatia, the cover design repeated on the endpapers in black and white. Fine and bright, superlative copy. Item #21711
For the same binding design, see Morris and Levin, no. 243.
Printed inscription by Karl I of Austria (beatified by Pope Paul II, Blessed Karl of Austria) "Meinen und das Vaterlandes Dank allen unseren Helden"