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Lot 0338
Heading: (Ward, Lynd, illustrator)
Author: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Title: Faust: A Tragedy
Place Published: New York
Publisher:Jonathan Cape & Harrison Smith
Date Published: [1930]
Description:


xxi, [1], 262 pp. Translated by Alice Raphael. Introduction by Mark Van Doren. Illustrated by Lynd Ward with 6 tipped-in woodcuts on tissue paper, including the frontispiece; tissue guards. (8vo) 24x16 cm (9½x6¼"), cloth backed decorative boards, spine lettered in gilt, decorative endpapers, top edge gilt, slipcase. No. 360 of 501 copies.



Signed by Lynd Ward in pencil in lower margin of the frontispiece, as issued; also signed by the translator on the limitation page.

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Slipcase with some extremity wear, seams starting to split at top and bottom edges; volume spine sunned, ends slightly bumped; bookplate on verso of half-title; very good.

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