Parsifal. The Finding of Christ Through Art. Albert Ross PARSONS.

Parsifal. The Finding of Christ Through Art.

New York, NY: The Metaphysical Publishing Company, 1890. First Edition. Hardcover, 8vo, 114 pp + 6pp of adverts. Original deep blue cloth w/ gilt title, etc, including decorative gilt stamping, to spine, gilt title and decorative symbol to cover, extensive appendix at rear. Patterned endpapers. The main text of this volume was first delivered as a lecture entitled "The Finding of Christ through Art; or, Richard Wagner as Theologian", presented before the Lecture Chapter of the Guild of All Souls in New York City on May 19, 1889. Boards lightly rubbed and darkened, upper front corner bumped & a few light bumps to edges, lower corner and spine ends lightly bumped and chafed, endpapers a bit browned and brittle with some light chipping to edge, contemporary owner's inkstamp on front blank, old bookseller's label on blank facing title page. Browning to pages - more so at margins, otherwise a tight and unmarked about VG copy of this early edition. Item #49819

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