Item Detail

Item Number 4262
Title Enjoyment Of Music, The
Author Machlis, Joseph
Condition VG+/VG
Publisher W. W. Norton & Company
Place Published New York
Date Published 1970
Edition 3rd Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes Black cloth binding with gilt printing on green background on front & spine. The book is clean, straight & tight; pages are clean & tight without marks or tears. There is foxing of page edges and there is very light wear to edges and lower front corner is bumped. Dust jacket is price intact, but corners on front flap have been clipped. It is clean and bright. There is wear to edges and two, internally mended, tears. Illustrations include 16 pages of full color plates. A history and explanation of music and its development in terms of rhythm, tone, voice, instruments, aesthetics, and effect. Endpapers are illustrated with a timeline of the lives of the most important contributors to music dating back to the middle ages. ; B/W & Color illustrations; 9 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches; 501 pages
LoC or ISBN 0393099407
Keyword(s) Joseph Machlis,Music,Non-fiction,History,History of Music,Musical history
Category(ies) Art Photography Poetry Music Drama,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $14.75