Mayence: les fils de B. Schott [PN] 2351, [March 1826].
Folio. Disbound. Violin I: 1f. (title), [i] (blank), 2-13, [i] (blank) pp.; Violin II: [i] (title), 2-12 pp; Viola:  (title), 2-11, [i] (blank) pp.; Violoncello:  (title), 2-11, [i] (blank) pp. Title lithographed, music engraved. Price: "3 fl 36 xr."
Some soiling, foxing, and bleeding; slight browning to edges; lower corners of some leaves creased; worming to Violin II part; dampstaining to Violin II part and to spine of all parts; minor paper imperfections.
Number "12" added in purple ink to upper left corner of first page of music to each part.
First German Edition, early issue, without Paris address to imprint.
Kinsky p. 385. Dorfmüller p. 350 and plate 5a. Hoboken 2, 510. Hirsch IV, 399. Beethoven-Haus, H.C. Bodmer collection.
The first publication of Schott's newly established Paris branch. Although the page and system breaks are the same, the so-called Paris and Mainz issues of the present edition are printed from different plates and thus, in fact, constitute two different editions.
Price: $2,800.00 other currencies