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Lexicon of Musical Invective: Critical Assaults On Composers Since Beethoven's Time

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"This is an anthology of critical assaults upon composers since the time of Beethoven. The criterion of selection here is the exact opposite to that of a press agent. Instead of picking a quotably flattering phrase out of context from an otherwise tepid review, the Lexicon of Musical Invective cites biased, unfair, ill-tempered, and singularly unprophetic judgements."

Book in fair condition with a small inscription on the first page and spine creases due to previous readings.

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Author(s):
Slonimsky, N.
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1969 edition
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
325
Publisher:
University of Washington Press

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"This is an anthology of critical assaults upon composers since the time of Beethoven. The criterion of selection here is the exact opposite to that of a press agent. Instead of picking a quotably flattering phrase out of context from an otherwise tepid review, the Lexicon of Musical Invective cites biased, unfair, ill-tempered, and singularly unprophetic judgements."

Book in fair condition with a small inscription on the first page and spine creases due to previous readings.

Author(s):
Slonimsky, N.
Condition:
Fair
Edition:
1969 edition
Format:
Paperback
Number of pages:
325
Publisher:
University of Washington Press

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