The History of the Damnable Life and the Deserved Death of Doctor John Faustus Mit einem Nachwort von Renate Noll-Wiemann
1985 · Hildesheim; Zurich; New York
Hildesheim; Zurich; New York: Georg Olms Verlag, 1985. Reprint. Hardcover. Near Fine in Fine Dustjacket. Tight, bright, and unmarred. Green cloth on boards with gilt titles, printed DJ. Facsimile text in olde English script with German notes and appendices. 8vo. 123pp. Illus. (b/w).
Facsimile reprint of the 1592 edition by Thomas Orwin of London. 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. (Inventory #: 10289)