Title PIERRE ATTAINGNANT/ROYAL PRINTER OF MUSIC: A Historical Study and Bibliographical Catalogue
Book Condition Fine in price-clipped pictorial dust jacket. The great age of French Printing gave birth to a new method of printing music, invented and popularized by Attaingnant--whose accomplishments are treated in the first half of this scholarly study.
Edition First edition. Large quarto. 450 pp.
Publisher Berkeley, California: University of California Press, 1969.
Seller ID 14506.00
The remainder of the work is a bibliographic catalogue with detailed descriptions of the nearly 200 extant volumes from Attaingnant's press; copiously illustrated with 16 plates (including color frontipiece) and 26 figures. Multiple indexes.
Books on Books. Illustrated Books. Music History and Criticism.