Tristan and Isolde. Richard Wagner.

Tristan and Isolde

n.p. Privately Printed, 1886. First English language edition. Hardcover. Slim 8vo. [9], 2-76 pp. Green cloth with the front board ruled in gilt, gilt lettering on the front board and spine; all edges decoratively stained red. With the errata slip. Translated by Frederick Jameson. Likely the first English translation of Wagner's opera, the story based on the early medieval romance of Tristan and Iseult. Composed in 1859, Wagner's Tristan and Isolde was well-received and influential among later composers. Very Good+. Item #000010367

Toning to the preliminaries and a contemporary bookplate on the front pastedown.

Price: $350.00

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