Manuscript Collections
Corti, Count Egon (1886-1953). Collection.

Collection Number: D-010

Extent
5.1 linear feet
Biography
Staff officer in the Imperial Royal Austrian Army; history student in Vienna; author of many popular historical works, mostly biographies. His most popular book, Elizabeth die seltsame Frau, was translated into ten languages and thirty three editions were published.
Description
Lithographs, drawings, books, and manuscript notes used for nineteenth century German pomological texts. Illustrations are primarily of apples and pears.
Inclusive Dates
1805-1915.
Subject
Art and Architecture
Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California (http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/c8ht2r26/)
Access
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