The History of the Damnable Life and Deserved Death of Doctor John Faustus 1592 Together with the Second Report of Faustus containing his appearances and the deed of Wagner 1594. With 24 Illustrations chiefly from Woodcuts. William - Modernized and ROSE, Doctor Johann Georg FAUST.
The History of the Damnable Life and Deserved Death of Doctor John Faustus 1592 Together with the Second Report of Faustus containing his appearances and the deed of Wagner 1594. With 24 Illustrations chiefly from Woodcuts.

The History of the Damnable Life and Deserved Death of Doctor John Faustus 1592 Together with the Second Report of Faustus containing his appearances and the deed of Wagner 1594. With 24 Illustrations chiefly from Woodcuts.

London / New York: George Routledge & Sons Ltd. /E.P. Dutton & Co., ND (circa 1920s). Broadway Translations. Hardcover. Small octavo. xvi + 328pp. Red cloth spine over brown cloth boards with printed paper title labels on upper board and spine, faux marbled endpapers, b&w frontis and illustrations. A version in modern English, of the 1592 work "The History of the Damnable Life and Deserved Death of Doctor John Faustus", the first English book (drawn from a German publication) recounting the story of Doctor Faustus and his pact with the spirit Mephistopheles. Included is the text of the1594 edition of the additional "Second Report of Faustus". Spine lightly faded, spine label very lightly creased and chipped on front edge, half inch split to front endpapers at inner hinge, pages toned - else a tight, bright and unmarked VG+ copy (lacks dust jacket). Item #64549

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