WERNER. A TRAGEDY. Includes a letter from W.C. Macready (1793-1873) English Actor, and a forged letter signed J.W. de Goethe. George Gordon Byron, Lord.
WERNER. A TRAGEDY. Includes a letter from W.C. Macready (1793-1873) English Actor, and a forged letter signed J.W. de Goethe.
WERNER. A TRAGEDY. Includes a letter from W.C. Macready (1793-1873) English Actor, and a forged letter signed J.W. de Goethe.
WERNER. A TRAGEDY. Includes a letter from W.C. Macready (1793-1873) English Actor, and a forged letter signed J.W. de Goethe.
WERNER. A TRAGEDY. Includes a letter from W.C. Macready (1793-1873) English Actor, and a forged letter signed J.W. de Goethe.

WERNER. A TRAGEDY. Includes a letter from W.C. Macready (1793-1873) English Actor, and a forged letter signed J.W. de Goethe.

London: John Murray, 1823. First edition. Octavo in contemporary brown leather covered with gold gilt; VG/VG; six-band embossed spine; silk, burgundy end pages; paper age-toned with dusty deckled edges; pp. 188; first end page has a tipped-in folded letter (forged) from Goethe about a contribution to Lord Byron's Monument; second end page has a folded, lengthy note from W.C. Macready concerning a personal legal matter; Macready was the best actor performing Werner for twenty years (1830-1850) both in England and the U.S.; previous owner's penciled inscription on top of inside first end page; in good condition; shelved in Case # 0; VK consignment.

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