Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians in 3 Volumes


Complete 3 Volume Set. First after the limited edition. Vol 1, A-D, 1888, 472 pp; Vol 2, E-M, 1889, 611 pp; Vol 3, N-Z, 1890, 624 pp. More than 1,000 illustrations. Portraits of Musicians & Portraits of Singers drawn by Valerien Gribayedoff plus Autographs & Facsimiles - an impressive collection of portraits & facsimile autographs. Tan leather bindings are strong with gilt titles to spine; loss to pastedown spine title on Vol 2, & little wear/rubbing to all vols at corners/spine. All 3 volumes clean with only minimal age wear, few creased pages, couple of ink notes/marks, else really very good. Critical editor: William Foster Apthorp. Owner inscription from 1894. NOT ex-lib. An historic & useful set. A heavy set which will require additional postage.

Author: Champlin, John Denison. Jr [Ed]
Illustrated By: Gribayedoff, Valerien
Published: 1888/1889/1890 Charles Scribner's Sons New York, USA
Edition: First edition
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good

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