Faust, by Goethe
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)
Copy of 'Faust' in English, by Goethe, published London 1877, copy no.152, illustrated by Kreling, bound in brown leather mounted wih silver roundels and corners, the word 'Faust' in raised letters on front cover, foliated design end papers on blue background, Beaconsfield bookplate inside front cover. 'Mitchell Bookseller and Stationer, 33, Old Bond St' printed inside front cover. Label marked '152' also inside cover.
Presented to Disraeli by Queen Victoria
Marks and inscriptions
Mitchell Bookseller and Stationer, 33, Old Bond St
Makers and roles
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832), author Wilhelm Kreling (b.1855), illustrator