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Author Name    Heine, Heinrich

Title   Poems and Ballads of Heinrich Heine

Binding   Hardcover

Book Condition   Very Good (Plus)

Jacket Condition   No Jacket

Edition   Later Printing

Publisher   New York Hurst & Company, Publishers 1890

Seller ID   004354

New York: Hurst & Company, Publishers, 1890. Heinrich Heine (1797-1856) was a noted German lyric poet, with many of his works set to music. Although he was Jewish, he was educated by the Jesuits; his work had a revival of popularity in the mid-20th Century. This is a popular late Victorian edition, in a lovely decorative binding. Tan cloth, stamped in brown, black, and gilt. Clean text; xxiv, 224 pages. All edges are gilt. Interestingly, the translation is by the Jewish poet and Zionist Emma Lazarus (1849-1887). Includes a Biographical Sketch and frontis portrait. There is no publication date, but per WorldCat, Quercus accepts 1890 as most probablr. Very Good (Plus) to Near Fine. Beveled edges are lightly bumped and there is a hint of rub to the crown of the spine. . Later Printing. Decorative Cloth. Very Good (Plus)/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall.

Price = 50.00 USD



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