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Prentice-Hall History of Music Series, complete in eight volumes

by Hitchcock, H. Wiley, ed

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey: Prentice-Hall. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. A sterling condition set, complete in eight volumes, of hardcover copies, with unbruised tips, tight bindings, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jackets, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Various dates of publication, ranging from 1967 to 1969. Handsomely produced grey cloth covers with white lettering to spines. Comprised of Rey M. Longyear, "Nineteenth-Century Romanticism in Music"; Claude V. Palisca, "Baroque Music"; "Twentieth-Century Music: an introduction," Eric Salzman; "Folk and Traditional Music of the Western Continents," Bruno Nettl; "Music in the Medieval World," Albert Seay; "Music in the United States: a historical introduction, H. Wiley Hitchcock; "Music in the Classic Period," Reinhard G. Pauly; "Music Cultures of the Pacific, the Near East, and Asia," William P. Malm. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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  • Bookseller: Blue Jacket Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 341687
  • Title: Prentice-Hall History of Music Series, complete in eight volumes
  • Author: Hitchcock, H. Wiley, ed
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Prentice-Hall
  • Place: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
  • Keywords: music|history of music|Rey M. Longyear|Claude V. Palisca|Eric Salzman|Bruno Nettl|Albert Seay|H. Wiley Hitchcock|Reinhard G. Pauly|William P. Malm
  • Bookseller catalogs: Music;

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