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Goethe's Faust : part one and sections from part two

Author: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe; Walter Arnold Kaufmann
Publisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1990, ©1961.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The best translation of "Faust available, this volume provides the original German text and its English counterpart on facing pages. Walter Kaufmann's translation conveys the poetic beauty and rhythm as well as the complex depth of Goethe's language. Includes Part One and selections from Part Two.
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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe; Walter Arnold Kaufmann
ISBN: 0385031149 9780385031141
OCLC Number: 50470784
Notes: Originally published in the U.S. by Doubleday in 1961.
English translation is printed on the right page, parallel with the German text on the left.
Description: 503 pages ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Faust.
Responsibility: the original German and a new translation and introduction by Walter Kaufmann.

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The best translation of "Faust available, this volume provides the original German text and its English counterpart on facing pages. Walter Kaufmann's translation conveys the poetic beauty and rhythm as well as the complex depth of Goethe's language. Includes Part One and selections from Part Two.

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