Shakespeare in Germany, 1590-1700 : With Translations of Five Early Plays (Signed)

By: Brennecke, Ernest, with Henry Brennecke

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308 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, red cloth, gold lettering and decor, 308 pages, index, bibliography, footnotes, margin line numbers, 8 b/w photos on glossy plates. ; Tipped in on front endpaper, ALS autograph letter handwritten in fountain pen from author, on author's letterhead, to Mrs. Noel A. Buckner ('my dear Sue') dated Feb 4, 1965 and SIGNED by author, Ernie. ; Series edited by R. C. Bald and Fredson Bowers. ; Includes full texts in English, translated from German, of the following plays: 1) Titus Andronicus 2) Absurda Comica, oder Herr Peter Squentz (The Pyramus and Thisbe Burlesque, based on A Midsummer Night's Dream) 3) Das Wohlgesprochene Uhrtheil, oder Der Jud von Venedig (The Merchant of Venice) 4) Tugend und Liebesstreit (Twelfth Night) 5) Der Bestrafte Brudermord (Hamlet); Book shows almost no wear. Pages slightly yellowed from age. No other defects. Jacket sunned, several small chips at crown not affecting text. ; Curtain Playwrights Series

Title: Shakespeare in Germany, 1590-1700 : With Translations of Five Early Plays (Signed)

Author Name: Brennecke, Ernest, with Henry Brennecke

Categories: Literature & Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: University of Chicago Press: 1964

ISBN Number: 0226073815

ISBN Number 13: 9780226073811

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 12883

Keywords: ALS ; Autograph Letter Signed ; Germany ; German History ; 17th Century ; William Shakespeare ; Drama ; Plays ; Midsummer Night's Dream (play) ; Merchant Of Venice (play) ; Hamlet (play) ; Scholarship ;,