An Essay on Musical Expression

London: C. Davis, c. 1753. Edition: Second edition. , Binding: Rebacked expertly saving the original full calf boards, boards with lined gilt border, spine in five compartments of raised bands, gilt lettering on two and three, all edges speckled red. , Notes: Avison is best known as a composer and writer about music. Music historians remember him for his Essay on Musical Expression (1752), which has been described as the first work of English music criticism., Size: 8vo., Illustration: With three musical plates., Volume: Three volumes in one., Pages: P. half-title, blank, title, contents (3), blank, advertisement (4), 1-152; 1-43, blank; (4), 1-50, (6)., Category: ; Book Musical. A very good copy. Item #B2113

Edition: Second edition. , Binding: Rebacked expertly saving the original full calf boards, boards with lined gilt border, spine in five compartments of raised bands, gilt lettering on two and three, all edges speckled red. , Notes: Avison is best known as a composer and writer about music. Music historians remember him for his Essay on Musical Expression (1752), which has been described as the first work of English music criticism., Size: 8vo., Illustration: With three musical plates., Volume: Three volumes in one., Pages: P. half-title, blank, title, contents (3), blank, advertisement (4), 1-152; 1-43, blank; (4), 1-50, (6)., Category: ; Book Musical.

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