Fischer, 1920 Edition: First Edition. 100 of 160 numbered copies, printed on handmade paper and signed by Hofmannsthal on colophon. Full tan morocco, titled in gilt on spine; top edge gilt; engraved title page by Hans Meid.
Ex-libris Harvard College Library, with bookplate to front pastedown and accession label inside rear cover (both stamped "released"). Spine a shade sun-darkened; leather on front board discolored at fore-edge and with a small drip-stain near bound edge, yet a solid, very fresh copy internally. The libretto to Richard Strauss' opera of the same title, which premiered in Berlin (to unenthusiastic audiences) in 1919.A lovely edition, printed and bound by K. Subject: Germany, Modern Drama, Modern Poetry, Music & Performing Arts. Lorne Bair Rare Books, ABAA. We are one of the country's leading specialists in the history, literature and art of American social movements. Over 25,000 items in-stock in the heart of Virginia's Shenandoah Valley. Our items are described using AB Bookman standards - the standard grading terms of the trade, originally promulgated by the trade publication The Antiquarian Bookman's Weekly back in 1949. We tend to be conservative in our grading, but even the best booksellers make an occasional mistake. Thus, we offer the following guarantee: All items will be received as advertised and in the condition described.
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