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Richard Wagner; Margaret Armour
1911 Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods Wagner Rackham Illus LE Signed
London: William Heinemann, 1911. Click here to see our other books! Siegfried and the Twilight of the Gods Richard Wagner; Margaret Armour 1911 William Heinemann : London 11.5" by 9" [8], viii-ix, [3], 3-181, [2pp] SUMMARY A signed limited edition copy of Arthur Rackham's beautifully illustrated edition of Richard Wagner's dramas, illustrated with tipped-in colour plates. Illustrated,Leather Binding,Signed Overall Condition: Good This book weighs 2 KG when packed Canada/US Postage: £ 29.99 EU Postage: £ 21.99 European Postage: £ 23.99 Asia Postage: £ 37.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 38.99 DESCRIPTION Signed by Arthur Rackham. A limited edition work. Limited to eleven hundred and fifty copies numbered and signed by the illustrator. This copy is numbered two-hundred and fifty-two. Illustrated with a tipped-in colour frontispiece, vignette title page, and twenty-nine tipped-in colour plates. Collated, text is complete, though lacking the ribbon tie to the boards. From Wagner's series, titled 'Der Ring des Nibelungen', or 'The Ring of the Nibelung', or simply the 'Ring Cycle'. There are four dramas in the series, 'Das Rheingold'/'The Rhinegold', 'Die Walkure'/'The Valkyrie', 'Siegfried', and 'Gotterdammerung'/'Twilight of the Gods' The four dramas are loosely based on characters from Norse mythology and the Nibelungenlied. The plot of the four dramas revolves around a magical ring, that grants the wearer the power to rule the world. It is said that the ring was forged by the Nibelung dwarf Alberich from gold that he stole from the River Rhine's maidens. Wagner wrote the libretto and … [Click Below for Full Description]
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