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Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians in Five Volumes: Plus American  Supplement, Vol. 6 by  J. A. Fuller (editor)  Sir George; MAITLAND - Hardcover - 1922 - from Bluebird Books (SKU: 83060)

Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians in Five Volumes: Plus American Supplement, Vol. 6

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Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians in Five Volumes: Plus American Supplement, Vol. 6

by GROVE, Sir George; MAITLAND, J. A. Fuller (editor)

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Philadelphia: Theodore Presser Company. 1922. Hardcover. A revised edition of the famous, hefty guide to classical music and musicians, first published in serial form beginning in 1878. This five-volume set comes with a sixth volume, an American Supplement to the series. The set is edited by J. A. Fuller Maitland, and includes many full-page illustrations of noted musicians, as well as musical notations for various works. --- All volumes in full red cloth-covered boards, with gilt-stamped spine titling and image of lyre in blind to each cover. --- The volumes are generally in Good condition, except for vol. 5 (T-Z), which has a split binding at mid-book which has been repaired with cloth tape, making it Fair only. The remaining volumes are sound, though some with small tears to cloth or partial splits at hinges. Vol. 5 with damage, set priced accordingly. (Due to the considerable weight of this item, extra shipping charges may be requested for orders outside the US.) ; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall) .

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Bluebird Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
83060
Title
Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians in Five Volumes: Plus American Supplement, Vol. 6
Author
GROVE, Sir George; MAITLAND, J. A. Fuller (editor)
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Theodore Presser Company
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date Published
1922
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Bluebird Books is the bookselling business of Eric Mayer, operating from my base in Littleton, Colorado. I specialize in classic fiction and literature, books on birds and natural history, railroadiana, biography, history and many other genres. Bluebird Books features publications by the Modern Library and Everyman's Library. I offer free shipping on books shipped within the US via USPS Media Mail. INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: I recommend that you use Biblio.com for your international orders because they have formed a partnership with Asendia to allow for much more affordable shipping on parcels weighing under 5 lb. (about 2.26 kg).

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