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  1. Truth and Music

    Truth and Music: The Complete Writings from Music and Musicians, 1957-85 [Hardback]

    Hans Keller(Author); Mark Doran(Author); Mark Doran(Editor)

    $80.00

    ISBN: 9780907689805
    Published by : Toccata Press
    Series: Musicians on Music
    Volume: 10
    Hans Keller - born in Vienna in 1919 and a Jewish refugee from Nazism - became the most influential writer on music in Britain after George Bernard Shaw. His writings were always concerned with a search for the truth - 'the truthabout music, and t... .... Learn More
  2. The Works of Thomas Traherne [complete set]

    The Works of Thomas Traherne [complete set] [Hardback]

    Jan Ross(Editor)

    $965.00

    ISBN: 9781843840473
    Published by : D.S. Brewer
    Series: Works of Thomas Traherne
    Volume: 14
    Thomas Traherne [1637? - 1674], a clergyman of the Church of England during the Restoration, was little known until the early twentieth century, when his poetry and Centuries of Meditations were discovered. There have beensince miscellaneou... .... Learn More
  3. Measure

    Measure: In Pursuit of Musical Time [Hardback]

    Marc D. Moskovitz(Author)

    $25.95

    ISBN: 9781783276615
    Published by : Boydell Press
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  4. The Cultural History of Musical Instruments in Scotland

    The Cultural History of Musical Instruments in Scotland: 1700 to the Present Day [Paperback]

    Vivien E. Williams(Editor); Hugh Cheape(Editor)

    $50.00

    ISBN: 9781910900208
    Published by : John Donald
    What can a bagpipe, a fiddle or a harpsichord tell us about national culture and identity? Each country has a different story to tell, and Scotland’s story has not yet been told. This book traces the cultural and social history of musical in... .... Learn More
  5. Karl Straube (1873–1950)

    Karl Straube (1873–1950): Germany’s Master Organist in Turbulent Times [Hardback]

    Christopher Anderson(Author)

    $125.00

    ISBN: 9781648250385
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: 182
    In the course of a multifaceted career, Karl Straube (1873-1950) rose to positions of immense cultural authority in a German musical world caught in unprecedented artistic and sociopolitical upheaval. Son of a German harmonium-builder and an intel... .... Learn More
  6. Proceedings of the Privy Council of Queen Elizabeth I, 1582-1583

    Proceedings of the Privy Council of Queen Elizabeth I, 1582-1583: Three Volume Set [Hardback]

    David Crankshaw(Editor); David J Crankshaw(Editor)

    $430.00

    ISBN: 9781843836537
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Series: Proceedings of the Privy Council of Elizabeth I
    By 1540, the Privy Council had been established as the Crown's principal policy-making and executive arm. Under the later Tudors, it governed England on the sovereign's behalf, functioning as an elite corporate board, and imbued with a sense of co... .... Learn More
  7. Beyond Fingal's Cave

    Beyond Fingal's Cave: Ossian in the Musical Imagination [Paperback]

    James Porter(Author)

    $45.00

    ISBN: 9781648250347
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: 158
    Beyond Fingal's Cave: Ossian in the Musical Imagination is the first study in English of musical compositions inspired by the poems published in the 1760s and attributed to a purported ancient Scottish bard named Ossian. From around 1780 on... .... Learn More
  8. Emma and Claude Debussy

    Emma and Claude Debussy: The Biography of a Relationship [Hardback]

    Gillian Opstad(Author)

    $70.00

    ISBN: 9781783276585
    Published by : Boydell Press
    The singer Emma Bardac (1862-1934) has often been presented as a woman who ensnared Claude Debussy (1862-1918) because she wanted to be associated with his fame and to live a life of luxury. Indeed, in many biographies and composer-related studies... .... Learn More
  9. Berlioz in Time

    Berlioz in Time: From Early Recognition to Lasting Renown [Paperback]

    Peter Bloom(Author)

    $29.95

    ISBN: 9781648250200
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Eastman Studies in Music
    Volume: 183
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  10. Exhibitions, Music and the British Empire

    Exhibitions, Music and the British Empire [Hardback]

    Sarah Kirby(Author)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781783276738
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Series: Music in Britain, 1600-2000
    Volume: 30
    International exhibitions were among the most significant cultural phenomena of the late nineteenth century. These vast events aimed to illustrate, through displays of physical objects, the full spectrum of the world's achievements, from industry ... .... Learn More

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