Title THE LURE OF MUSIC
Book Condition Pale dampstain to lower rear cover, mild foxing to page edges and endsheets, else bright, sharp, about near fine; in carmine cloth decorated and lettered in gilt; in color-illustrated dust jacket that is rubbed, soiled and shows some closed edge tears.
Edition First edition. Previous owners' discreet blindstamp to front endsheet.
Publisher New York and London: Harper & Brothers Publishers, (1918).
Seller ID 39994.00
"Depicting the Human Side of Great Composers, with stories of Their Inspired Creations." Thumbnail profiles of composers ranging from Berlioz to Tschaikowsky, with portraits in b&w by Chase Emerson. Scarce early jacket!
Classical Music. Music. Classical Music Biographies.