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The Surprizing history of the Devil and Dr. Faustus. Containing a full account, of the wonderful, and wicked life, of that learned and sinful man, Dr. John Faustus. Also, treating of his unhappy and dreadful end, and his being carried off, and torn to pieces by the Devil on the 28th day of February, 1438, 2 parts in 1, lacking final f., title torn at lower corner, affecting date and a few letters, stained and lightly browned, contemporary calf-backed board, rather worn, but holding firm, 8vo, New-Haven, no printer, [1798].

⁂ Rare. ESTC lists only 3 copies (2 at the American Antiquarian Society and 1 at Huntingdon). The second part is the play The Necromancer: or, Harlequin Dr. Faustus.

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The Surprizing history of the Devil and Dr. Faustus. Containing a full account, of the wonderful, and wicked life, of that learned and sinful man, Dr. John Faustus. Also, treating of his unhappy and dreadful end, and his being carried off, and torn to pieces by the Devil on the 28th day of February, 1438, 2 parts in 1, lacking final f., title torn at lower corner, affecting date and a few letters, stained and lightly browned, contemporary calf-backed board, rather worn, but holding firm, 8vo, New-Haven, no printer, [1798].

⁂ Rare. ESTC lists only 3 copies (2 at the American Antiquarian Society and 1 at Huntingdon). The second part is the play The Necromancer: or, Harlequin Dr. Faustus.

Lot 97

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