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The Changing Image of Beethoven: a study in mythmaking by  Alessandra Comini - Hardcover - 1987 - from Blue Jacket Books and

The Changing Image of Beethoven: a study in mythmaking

by Comini, Alessandra

Condition: Near Fine/Very Good

New York: Rizzoli, 1987. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Fascinating study of the "phenomena" that is Ludwig van Beethoven. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Tan cloth covers with black lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only minor wear including light crease on front, not price-clipped. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. 480 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

Includes bibliographical references and index.



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