Goethe's Faust

Goethe's Faust

by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Publisher: Anchor Books
Trade Paperback, 503 pages
Price: $12.95

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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Summary: A German academic trades his soul to the Devil for power and knowledge, and learns the price he really paid.

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