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The Orchestra From Beethoven to Berlioz - CARSE, Adam

W. Heffer & Sons, 1948, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good+ - in Good DJ. DJ somewhat faded, several closed tears with slight loss. Mildly bumped at head & tail of spine and corners. Top edges of text block dusty. Text bright and tight.

Pleasant colour frontispiece with further B&W illustrations. The present volume is intended to form a continuation of the author's The Orchestra in the 18th Century (1940), and carries on the history from the end of that century up to the middle of last century. A history of the Orchestra in the first half of the 19th century, and of the development of orchestral baton-conducting. 514pp. Index. Size: 8vo Medium (8" x 5½" approx.) Dust wrapper in protective, removable sleeve.

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