4 edition of Musicians and music-lovers, and other essays. found in the catalog.
Musicians and music-lovers, and other essays.
William Foster Apthorp
Reprint of the 1894 ed.
|Series||Essay index reprint series|
|LC Classifications||ML60 .A65 1972|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 346 p.|
|Number of Pages||346|
|LC Control Number||74039633|
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New York, C. Scribner. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint of the ed. Description: viii, pages music 23 cm. Contents: Musicians and music-loversJohann Sebastian BachAdditional accompaniments to Bach's and Handel's scoresGiacomo MeyerbeerJacques OffenbachTwo modern classicists [Robert Franz and Otto Dresel]--John Sullivan DwightSome thoughts on musical.
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