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In praise of music; an anthology.

Author: Richard Lewis
Publisher: New York, Orion Press [©1963]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A beautifully designed volume made up of prints and writings praising the art of music, this book will be treasured by all music lovers. Over seventy-five illustrations accompany the thoughts, maxims and celebrations of music drawn from the works of, among many others, Confucius, Moliere, Jane Austen, Schopenhauer, Leonardo da Vinci and William Butler Yeats. There is also a section of writings on music by the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Quotations
Quotations, maxims, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lewis, Richard, 1935-
In praise of music.
New York, Orion Press [©1963]
(OCoLC)647327143
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Lewis
OCLC Number: 857607
Description: 126 pages illustrations 20 x 23 cm
Contents: I. Thoughts, maxims and speculations --
II. The personal note --
III. The composer speaks --
IV. The poet speaks.

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A beautifully designed volume made up of prints and writings praising the art of music, this book will be treasured by all music lovers. Over seventy-five illustrations accompany the thoughts, maxims and celebrations of music drawn from the works of, among many others, Confucius, Moliere, Jane Austen, Schopenhauer, Leonardo da Vinci and William Butler Yeats. There is also a section of writings on music by the composers themselves. An ideal book for browsing and sampling, a perfect gift for the lover of music, this is a happy reminder of the joy which music bring to our lives.

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