Lot 467: Author: Strauss, Richard. Title: Vier Letzte Lieder - Four Last Songs. Place Published: (Bangor, ME). Publisher: Theodore Press / Sarah Books. Date Published: 1994. Description: Unpaginated. Four color relied prints by Michael Alpert. (4to) original two-tone brown cloth. No. 53 of 55 copies. Signed at the colophon by Michael Alpert. Three poems by Hesse and one by Joseph von Eichendorff. These four poems were selected by the composer Richard Strauss and set for voice and orchestra as he approached the end of his life. Parallel text in German and English. Issued in a portfolio cover with inset CD recording, not present here. Lacking portfolio folder and cd. Fine.
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