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Die Versunkene Glocke

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A German-Language edition of 'The Sunken Bell' by Gerhart Haupfman. It is a blank verse poetic play, which centers around a bell-maker whose latest bell is the culmination of his life's work. He goes to install it in a church on a mountain inhabited by sprites. The faeriefolk have other ideas and the wagon the bellmaker was using to take it to the church is hurled off the mountainside by them. He is nursed back to health by a half-human, half-fairy and their relationships shifts their respective views.

The book itself has some minor discolouration from the sun, a red pen-mark of some kind on the cover and the bottom page edges. It has gilted lettering and all-edges-gilting. It has an illustration on the front cover and a publisher mark on the back. The inside covers feature a green floral design, which is subtly gilted as well.



Item details

Author(s):
Gerhart Haupfman
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
6.9 x 4.5 in
Edition:
3rd
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
175
Publisher:
S. Filcher, Verlag

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A German-Language edition of 'The Sunken Bell' by Gerhart Haupfman. It is a blank verse poetic play, which centers around a bell-maker whose latest bell is the culmination of his life's work. He goes to install it in a church on a mountain inhabited by sprites. The faeriefolk have other ideas and the wagon the bellmaker was using to take it to the church is hurled off the mountainside by them. He is nursed back to health by a half-human, half-fairy and their relationships shifts their respective views.

The book itself has some minor discolouration from the sun, a red pen-mark of some kind on the cover and the bottom page edges. It has gilted lettering and all-edges-gilting. It has an illustration on the front cover and a publisher mark on the back. The inside covers feature a green floral design, which is subtly gilted as well.



Author(s):
Gerhart Haupfman
Condition:
Fair
Dimensions:
6.9 x 4.5 in
Edition:
3rd
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
175
Publisher:
S. Filcher, Verlag

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