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A general history of music, from the earliest ages to the present period.

Author: Charles Burney
Publisher: London, Printed for the author, 1782-1789.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Burney
OCLC Number: 4675001
Notes: Vol. 1 is the 2d edition, 1789; v. 2 is the later of two printings, both dated 1782; the earlier is printed with the long s; the later with the modern s, as is the 2d edition of v. 1. The two printings of v. 2 differ in other respects.
Part of the musical illustrations are engraved.
"Chronological list of the principal books published on the subject of music in England, during the present century": v. 4, p. [687]-688.
Description: 4 volumes frontispieces, illustrations (including music) 10 plates (some folded, including music) portrait 28 cm
Responsibility: By Charles Burney.

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