EISEN, CLIFF / KEEFE, SIMON P.(eds):
Title The Cambridge Mozart Encyclopaedia.
Publisher Cambridge University Press. 2006 1st edition.
Seller ID 59716
Tall 8vo. In dark blue cloth covers with gilt to spine. With illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition. Front free endpaper cut diagonally leaving lower half, probably to remove an inscription. Else a very clean and tight copy in near fine condition with near fine dustwrapper. 662pp. A comprehensive reference book on Mozart, his life and work. “Mozart’s enduring popularity, among music lovers as a composer and among music historians as a subject for continued study, lies at the heart of the Cambridge Mozart Encyclopedia. This reference book functions both as a starting point for information on specific works, people, places and concepts as well as a summation of current thinking about Mozart. The extended articles on genres reflect the latest in scholarship and new ways of thinking about the works while the articles on people and places provide historical framework, as well as interpretation.”
MUSIC SIMON P.KEEFE, CLIFF EISEN, Cambridge Mozart Encyclopaedia, reference book, works, people, places, concepts, scholarship, historical framework, interpretation,