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Faust by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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Faust
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Publisher: Arden Book Co.
Number of pages: 252

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Goethe's most complex and profound work, Faust was the effort of the great poet's entire lifetime. Written over 60 years, it can be read as a document of Goethe's moral and artistic development. Translated into English by Bayard Taylor.

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