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Wagner, Richard, 1813–1883

The Rhinegold & the Valkyrie / by Richard Wagner ; with illustrations by Arthur Rackham ; translated by Margaret Armour.

Additional Title(s):

Rhinegold and the Valkyrie

Ring of the Niblung

Ring des Nibelungen. Rheingold (Libretto). English

London : William Heinemann ; 1910.
New York : Doubleday, Page & Co., 1910.
Physical Description:
ix, 159, [1] p., [34] leaves of plates : ill. ; 26 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
ML50.W34 R45 1910
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Creighton Gilbert, Yale MA (HON.) 1981
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With a preliminary half-title leaf. Half-title leaf reads: Ring of the Niblung, a trilogy with a prelude by Richard Wagner. Translated into English by Margaret Armour. Prelude: The Rhinegold. First day of the trilogy: The Valkyrie. Second day of the trilogy: Siegfried. Third day of the trilogy: The twilight of the gods.
Printed by Ballantyne & Company Ltd., Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London.
Color plates mounted on heavy paper accompanied by guardsheets with descriptive letterpress.
A translation into English from the original German.
Illustrated preliminary and rear end papers. Signed: Arthur Rackham.
Engraved vignette on t.p.
T.p. printed in gold and black ink.
Gettings, F. Arthur Rackham, p. 177
Hamilton, J. Arthur Rackham, p. 188
NSTC, O787687
BAC: British Art Center copy is second impression, Noverber 1910.
Subject Terms:
Ballantyne & Company Ltd. -- Printer.
Heinemann, William -- Publisher.
Operas -- Librettos.
Photomechanical prints -- 1910.
Armour, Margaret, tr.
Rackham, Arthur, 1867-1939, ill.
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883. Ring des Nibelungen. Walküre (Libretto). English.

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