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Faust: A Tragedy (Norton Critical Editions)

Faust: A Tragedy (Norton Critical Editions)
Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
ISBN 13: 9780393972825
ISBN 10: 393972828
Edition: 2
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: 1998-11-05
Format: Paperback
Pages: 752
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Walter Arndt’s translation of Faust reproduces the sense of the German original and Goethe’s enormously varied metrics and rhyme schemes.


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)