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Goethe's Faust (Parts 1 and 2)

Goethe's Faust (Parts 1 and 2)
Author: J.W. von Goethe
ISBN 13: 9780195004106
ISBN 10: 195004108
Edition: Abridged
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication Date: 1961-12-31
Format: Paperback
Pages: 320
List Price: $49.95

Enduring legend of the old philosopher who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for knowledge and power.


This edition of Goethe's , translated by Walter Arndt (emeritus, humanities, Dartmouth College), contains over 100 pages of interpretive notes, as well as excerpts from both contemporary and modern criticism and analysis of the piece. Hamlin (German and comparative literature, Yale U.) offers extensive introductory and supporting material which will allow readers to gain a deeper understanding of Goethe's masterpiece. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)