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MY MUSICAL LIFE Rev. H. R. Haweis, M.A.

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MY MUSICAL LIFE Rev. Hugh Reginald Haweis 1838 – 1901 M. A. Published by Longmans, Green & Co. A beautiful hardcover book of the seventh impression. Navy blue pictorial cloth cover, the gilt design of an angel, musical notes and bright gilt lettering to spine and front panel.
Tissue-guarded Frontispiece portrait engraving of Richard Wagners 'Last Portrait' - a facsimile of Garibaldi's handwriting. Black and white steel-engraved illustrations, including Cremona violins and Violins shapes and bows. Author's signature on title page. Clean, bright and tight. etc

A historian of musical instruments, he particularly describes the development of the violin, specifically the Stradivari. Cremona Violins; Violin Shapes and Bows.

Volume arranged as 4 books: Early Days; By the Golden Sea; Cremona (includes interesting discourse on Violins); The Music of the Future (much about Wagner).

A cutting of Mr Haweis's lecture on 20th Feb 1880 at Royal Institution about "Old Violins" reported in English Mechanic Feb 1880

Item details

Added value:
Copy about Mr Haweis's lecture on 20th Feb 1880 at Royal Institution about "Old Violins"
Author(s):
Haweis, Hugh Reginald Haweis
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Dimensions:
8 x 5.5
Edition:
1908
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
673
Publisher:
Longmans, Green And Co
Title:
My Musical Life

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MY MUSICAL LIFE Rev. Hugh Reginald Haweis 1838 – 1901 M. A. Published by Longmans, Green & Co. A beautiful hardcover book of the seventh impression. Navy blue pictorial cloth cover, the gilt design of an angel, musical notes and bright gilt lettering to spine and front panel.
Tissue-guarded Frontispiece portrait engraving of Richard Wagners 'Last Portrait' - a facsimile of Garibaldi's handwriting. Black and white steel-engraved illustrations, including Cremona violins and Violins shapes and bows. Author's signature on title page. Clean, bright and tight. etc

A historian of musical instruments, he particularly describes the development of the violin, specifically the Stradivari. Cremona Violins; Violin Shapes and Bows.

Volume arranged as 4 books: Early Days; By the Golden Sea; Cremona (includes interesting discourse on Violins); The Music of the Future (much about Wagner).

A cutting of Mr Haweis's lecture on 20th Feb 1880 at Royal Institution about "Old Violins" reported in English Mechanic Feb 1880

Added value:
Copy about Mr Haweis's lecture on 20th Feb 1880 at Royal Institution about "Old Violins"
Author(s):
Haweis, Hugh Reginald Haweis
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Dimensions:
8 x 5.5
Edition:
1908
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
673
Publisher:
Longmans, Green And Co
Title:
My Musical Life

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