Gesprache mit Goethe (Conversations with Goethe)
by Johann Peter Eckermann
Drucf. und Verlag von Phillip Reclam jun.. Liepzig, 1884
"Conversations with Goethe in the Last Years of His Life". Eckermann's intimate relationship with Goethe during the last years of Goethe's life culminated in the "Conversations", which revealed much of what we know about the German author and poet. Eckermann was later entrusted with the publication of Goethe's posthumous works.
This edition includes 3 volumes bound in half brown cloth with marbled paper boards, and all edges marbled. Moderate to heavy wear; toning and fading to cloth and boards. Previous owner's bookplate attached to front flyleaves. Some graphite inscriptions. German language. An early edition of a renowned literary and biographical work.