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Faust, Part One (Dover Thrift Editions)

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The story of the old philosopher who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge and power constitutes one of Western folklore's most enduring legends. Incorporating themes from theology, ancient myth, and philosophy, Goethe renders his dramatic poem in styles ranging from epic and lyric to operatic and balletic.

Synopsis:

Enduring legend of the old philosopher who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge and power, profoundly retold in poetic form by one of the giants of literature.

Table of Contents

Dedication 

Dramatis Personae 

Prologue for the Theatre

Prologue in Heaven 

Part One

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486280462
Translator:
Swanwick, Anna
Author:
Swanwick, Anna
Author:
Goethe, Johann Wolfgang Von
Author:
Dover Thrift Editions
Author:
Von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Continental european fiction (fictional works
Subject:
Drama
Subject:
Continental european
Subject:
General Drama
Subject:
General Drama
Subject:
Faust
Subject:
Thrift editions
Subject:
dramatic poetry
Subject:
Drama-Women and Ethnic
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Thrift Editions
Series Volume:
no.247
Publication Date:
20111131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.19 in 0.27 lb
Age Level:
from 14

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Enduring legend of the old philosopher who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge and power, profoundly retold in poetic form by one of the giants of literature.
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