Music Lovers' Encyclopedia: Containing a Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of Terms, Instruments, etc., including a Key to the Pronunciation of Sixteen Languages, many Charts; an Explanation of the Construction of Music for the Uninitiated. Rupert Hughes, Deems Taylor, Russell Kerr.

Music Lovers' Encyclopedia: Containing a Pronouncing and Defining Dictionary of Terms, Instruments, etc., including a Key to the Pronunciation of Sixteen Languages, many Charts; an Explanation of the Construction of Music for the Uninitiated

Garden City, N.Y. Garden City Books, 1954. Hard Cover. Title page continued: "a pronouncing Biographical Dictionary; the Stories of the Operas; and Numerous Biographical and Critical Essays by Distinguished Authorities." xxv, [1], 897, [3] p., 1 folded leaf: charts, music; 22 cm. Black cloth with silver spine title and decoration. Top page edges red. Dust jacket. Completely revised and newly edited by Deems Taylor and Russell Kerr. The folded chart shows the absolute pitch and ranges of the voice and chief orchestral instruments. Gift inscription on front free endpaper to Stephen Cable. Book is in Very Good Conditon: two ink notations; otherwise corners lightly rubbed; pages are clean and tight. Dust jacket is in Very Good- Condition: edges rubbed; chipped at ends of spine and corners; price-clipped. Very Good / very good -. Item #001769

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