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The History of Music, in 5 volumes #59444

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Title:The History of Music, in 5 volumes

Author:Naumann, Emil, [edited by Rev. F. A. Gore Ouseley]

Publisher:Cassell & Co, Ltd

Date:no date given, [1889]


Size:23.5 x 17 cm

Description:1332 pages, translated by E. Praeger, with photogravure portraits, other black and white illustrations, a colour illustrated score facing the title page in one volume, facsimiles of scores, letters, some pull out, there are four books spread over five volumes as follows: Vol. I, Book I, the classical and pre classical eras, Book II, the Middle Ages, Vol. II, Book II (continued), Book III the history of tonal art from the Renaissance to the Rococo period, Vol. III, Book III (continued), Vol. IV Book IV, Eighteenth Century music on the continent, Vol. V, Book IV (continued) up to nineteenth century English music, index at the end of the last volume

Binding:Blue cloth, gilt and black titles and decoration, all edges gilt

Condition:Rubbed at corners and spines, one spine a little faded, internally clean and tight, books in very good condition



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