PAUL SCHEERBART (1863 - 1915) was a German fantasist and humorist, utopian and pacifist; above all an enthusiast and theorist of architecture in glass. His best-known works include Lesabéndio: An Asteroid Novel (1913), The Grey Gloth and Ten Percent White: A Ladies' Novel (1914), and Glass Architecture (1914).
The old Baron Münchhausen has just returned from the Chinese interior. In Peking he makes the following entries in his diary
- At The Glass Exposition In Peking by Paul Scheerbart, translated from the German by Alex Verdolini