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Zurück zu Methusalem: ein Metabiologischer Pentateuch

£35.00

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Nice-looking leather and paste paper binding; Leather on spine has a small area of wear and a split (see Photos); tightly bound within; very occasional brown spots; paste paper endpapers. In German.
See also online with Oxfam 2 more beautiful German editions: Der Arzt am Scheideweg and Die Heilige Johanna, selling together.

Title-page unfortunately has a piece cut away, hence our low price.

Back to Methuselah (A Metabiological Pentateuch) is a 1921 series of five plays and a preface by George Bernard Shaw. The five plays are: In the Beginning: B.C. 4004 (In the Garden of Eden); The Gospel of the Brothers Barnabas: Present Day; The Thing Happens: A.D. 2170; Tragedy of an Elderly Gentleman: A.D. 3000; As Far as Thought Can Reach: A.D. 31,920.

The plays were published with a preface titled The Infidel Half Century, and first performed in 1922 by the New York Theatre Guild at the Garrick Theatre

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Added value:
A unique edition
Author(s):
Shaw, George Bernard
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
16mo - 6-7
Dimensions:
12.5 x 19 x 2.8 cm
Edition:
1925
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
430
Publisher:
S. Fischer, Berlin
Title:
Zurück zu Methusalem: ein Metabiologischer Pentateuch

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Nice-looking leather and paste paper binding; Leather on spine has a small area of wear and a split (see Photos); tightly bound within; very occasional brown spots; paste paper endpapers. In German.
See also online with Oxfam 2 more beautiful German editions: Der Arzt am Scheideweg and Die Heilige Johanna, selling together.

Title-page unfortunately has a piece cut away, hence our low price.

Back to Methuselah (A Metabiological Pentateuch) is a 1921 series of five plays and a preface by George Bernard Shaw. The five plays are: In the Beginning: B.C. 4004 (In the Garden of Eden); The Gospel of the Brothers Barnabas: Present Day; The Thing Happens: A.D. 2170; Tragedy of an Elderly Gentleman: A.D. 3000; As Far as Thought Can Reach: A.D. 31,920.

The plays were published with a preface titled The Infidel Half Century, and first performed in 1922 by the New York Theatre Guild at the Garrick Theatre

Added value:
A unique edition
Author(s):
Shaw, George Bernard
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
16mo - 6-7
Dimensions:
12.5 x 19 x 2.8 cm
Edition:
1925
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
430
Publisher:
S. Fischer, Berlin
Title:
Zurück zu Methusalem: ein Metabiologischer Pentateuch

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