Tannhauser; Parsifal; Lohengrin (3 Books) by Richard Wagner, Willy Pogany Art
Authors: Richard Wagner, T. W. Rolleston
Publisher: G. G. Harrap & Co.
Edition: First Edition
Features: Three Volumes. Trade state. Pictorial cloth. Decorative gilt tooling and color stamping. Wagner's dramas in poetry form by T. W. Rolleston. TANNHAUSER (1911), PARSIFAL (1912), and LOHENGRIN (1913). Presented by Willy Pogany. He designed and illustrated these books and hand-lettered the text. The first two volumes state "The letterpress and fine illustrations lithographed by Vincent Brooks, Day and Sons Ltd. London, the four-colour plates printed by Henry Stone and Son Ltd. Banbury." The last volume states "The entire book, including auto-lithographs, is printed by off-set lithography by Vincent Brooks, Day and Sons Ltd. London, the four-color reproductions are the work of The DuxEngraving Co. Ltd. Glasgow."
Book Condition: Near Fine: Very firm square copies with moderate edge wear.