The sorrows and sympathetic attachments of Werter a German story, by Mr. Goethe, Doctor of the Civil Law. Volume the first[-second]. [Six lines in praise of the author]

Main Author: Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
Other Authors: Bell, Robert (Printer), Malthus, Daniel
Format: eBook
Published: Philadelphia Printed and sold by Robert Bell, in Third-Street 1784, M,DCC,LXXXIV
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Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:"The second volume .. will be published, ten days from this date .. January 24th, 1784."--p. 40. Vol. 2 (p. [41]-[72]) has separate title page. - Bookseller's advertisements on p. 40 and [72]. - English Short Title Catalog, W29851. - Evans, 18501. - Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 4485. - Reproduction of original from Library of Congress. - Running title: The sorrows of Werter. - The translation, wrongly attributed to Richard Graves, was probably made by Daniel Malthus from the French version of Georges Deyverdun. Cf. Die erste englische Ausgabe des "Werther." Jahrbuch der Sammlung Kippenberg V (1925): p. 13ff
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (71,[1]p) 8°