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    A Beautiful First Edition of Berlioz'
    Damnation de Faust

    [Hector Berlioz, composer]. Franz Liszt. La Damnation de Faust. Légende Dramatique en Quatre Parties. Paris: S. Richault, [1854]. First edition. Large quarto. [iv], 32, 1-410 [sic] engraved pages. With inserted plate of devils dragging Faust to Hell by Sorrieu inserted at front, but bound without the portrait of Berlioz. Text pages in parallel German and French. Bound in modern quarter brown cloth over marbled boards, brown gilt morocco lettering label on spine, marbled endleaves. Some toning and occasional foxing in text. A fine copy.
    Hopkinson 54a.


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    April, 2015
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