By: Brockway, Wallace / Weinstock, Herbert
New York, New York, Simon & Schuster: 1941
Edition: Presumed First Edition
Seller ID: 006582
Binding: Hard Cover
Condition: Good with no Dust Jacket
006582: Scarce, Out Of Print, Book. Boards are Red linen-like cloth, with black and gold on spine. Boards and pages are clean, unmarked (except for original owners name and date - 7/26/44 - at top of front flyleaf), bright, tightly bound (with exception of page block just starting to separate after title page - well repaired by archival tape) and sharp cornered. Content Chapters include: The Birth of Opera * Classical Austerity and Laughter * Handel * The French Way: Part One * The Age of Gluck * Mozart * The Beethoven Heresy * The German Way * The Divine Organ-Grinder * Mad Scenes * The Frenc... View More...