Milwaukee: Verlag des "Vorwärts" 1899. First Thus. German translation of Robert Blatchford's socialist treatise Merrie England (1893), first published in a series of articles in The Clarion. This edition has been adapted for a German-American readership. Cloth issue. Octavo (22.25cm.); original red decorative cloth lettered in black; xxiv,188pp. Corners a bit bumped, a few tiny dampstains to upper cover, cloth very slightly darkened along extremities, else Very Good or better. Slightly later gift inscription to front pastedown in English and German, dated West Allis, Wis., March 2, 1911, urging recipients to "Read Careful." In the same hand the previous owner has written below Berger's name "I. soz. Kongressabgeordneter in den U.S.A., gewählt 8 nov. 1910."