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Goethe's Faust is one of the pillars of Western literature. This classic drama, using the superb new translation by John R. Williams, presents the story of the scholar Faust, tempted into a contract with the Devil in return for a life of sensuality and power. Enjoyment rules until Faust's emotions are stirred by a meeting with Gretchen, and the tragic outcome brings Part 1 to an end. Part 2, written much later in Goethe's life, places his eponymous hero in a variety of unexpected circumstances, causing Faust to reflect on humanity and its attitudes to life and death.
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Grouped Work ID d7167ff5-2bae-5217-36ac-741dd67fcb04
Grouping Title faust
Grouping Author goethe johann wolfgang von
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auth_author2 Fairley, Barker, 1887-1986.
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display_description A translation of the two-part tale about the legendary fifteenth-century German magician Johann Faust, his deal with the devil and his seduction of Gretchen. In part two, Faust and Mephistopheles continue their search for the "Eternal Feminine," and eventually Faust's soul is forfeited.
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title_full Faust, Faust / by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Faust. Translated by Barker Fairley. [Illustrated by Randy Jones
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