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POGANY, Willy (illus.); GOETHE, Johann Wolfgang von.

Faust.

Translated by Abraham Howard.

London: Hutchinson and Co., 1908 Stock Code: 147818
£1,250.00
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In a superb Bayntun binding

First Pogany edition, first impression, of Goethe's Faust in a superb Bayntun binding. The US edition was published the same year.

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Description

Quarto. Finely bound by Bayntun (Riviere), Bath, in orange morocco, spine lettered in gilt, raised bands, floral motif in gilt to spine and boards, turn-ins richly gilt, marbled endpapers, all edge gilt.

Illustrations

30 colour plates (including frontispiece) from illustrations by Willy Pogany, all with captioned tissue-guard, decorative title printed in black and red, historiated opening initials.

Condition

A couple of small marks to boards, the binding otherwise vibrant and sound, scattered foxing to endpapers, else internally crisp; an attractive copy.

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