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Scholes, Percy A. 1877-1958

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Works: 410 works in 1,722 publications in 5 languages and 17,084 library holdings
Genres: Dictionaries  Bio-bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Juvenile works  Diaries  Records and correspondence  Bibliography  History  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Other, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: ML100, 780.3
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The Oxford companion to music by Percy A Scholes( Book )
265 editions published between 1938 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 4,125 libraries worldwide
Alphabetically-arranged entries and almost one thousand illustrations provide information on all aspects of music, with a pronouncing glossary and tables of notation and nomenclature
The concise Oxford dictionary of music : based on the original publication by Percy Scholes by Michael Kennedy( Book )
96 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in 3 languages and held by 1,530 libraries worldwide
Condensation of the author's Oxford companion to music; with newly added biographical entries
The Puritans and music in England and New England; a contribution to the cultural history of two nations by Percy A Scholes( Book )
31 editions published between 1934 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,142 libraries worldwide
Brief preliminary sketch of the history of Protestantism and Puritanism
The listener's history of music : a book for any concert-goer, gramophonist, or radio listener, providing also a course of study for adult classes in the appreciation of music by Percy A Scholes( Book )
93 editions published between 1923 and 1974 in English and held by 914 libraries worldwide
The listener's guide to music : with a concert-goer's glossary by Percy A Scholes( Book )
73 editions published between 1919 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 883 libraries worldwide
The great Dr. Burney, his life, his travels, his works, his family and his friends by Percy A Scholes( Book )
25 editions published between 1948 and 1971 in English and held by 613 libraries worldwide
Crotchets; a few short musical notes by Percy A Scholes( Book )
19 editions published between 1924 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 577 libraries worldwide
The Oxford junior companion to music by Michael Hurd( Book )
31 editions published between 1954 and 1991 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Includes over 3,000 alphabetically arranged definitions of music terms, examples of music, and biographical sketches of famous composers and musicians
The mirror of music, 1844-1944; a century of musical life in Britain as reflected in the pages of the Musical times by Percy A Scholes( Book )
22 editions published between 1947 and 1970 in English and Undetermined and held by 532 libraries worldwide
The complete book of the great musicians; a course in appreciation for young readers by Percy A Scholes( Book )
54 editions published between 1922 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 libraries worldwide
Everyman and his music; simple papers on varied subjects by Percy A Scholes( Book )
24 editions published between 1900 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 414 libraries worldwide
The life and activities of Sir John Hawkins, musician, magistrate, and friend of Johnson by Percy A Scholes( Book )
17 editions published between 1953 and 1978 in English and held by 402 libraries worldwide
An eighteenth-century musical tour in France and Italy; being Dr. Charles Burney's account of his musical experiences as it appears in his published volume with which are incorporated his travel experiences according to his original intention by Charles Burney( Book )
11 editions published between 1959 and 1979 in English and held by 360 libraries worldwide
"Burney visited many of the most important cultural centers in France, Switzerland and, especially, in Italy. Armed with letters of introduction he met countless prominent musicians, composers, artists and men of letters - including Balbastre, Voltaire, Rousseau, Padre Martini, Latilla, Barietti, Farinelli and Caffarelli, Guarducci and Nardini. Constantly attending concerts, visiting churches, museums, libraries and art galleries Burney observed and noted in illuminating detail everything that he saw and did, everyone he met and conversed with. He was thus able to provide and invaluable record of the state of music, and the arts generally, in France and Italy at that time." -- back cover
An eighteenth-century musical tour in Central Europe and the Netherlands; being Dr. Charles Burney's account of his musical experiences by Charles Burney( Book )
10 editions published between 1959 and 1979 in English and held by 353 libraries worldwide
A list of books about music in the English language, prepared as an appendix to the Oxford companion to music by Percy A Scholes( Book )
24 editions published between 1939 and 1979 in English and held by 281 libraries worldwide
The beginner's guide to harmony : being an attempt at the simplest possible introduction to the subject, based entirely upon ear-training by Percy A Scholes( Book )
24 editions published between 1922 and 1977 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
The first [-third] book of the great musicians; a course in appreciation for young readers by Percy A Scholes( Book )
41 editions published between 1900 and 1974 in English and held by 256 libraries worldwide
A miniature history of music for the general reader and the student by Percy A Scholes( Book )
27 editions published between 1928 and 1974 in English and held by 228 libraries worldwide
God save the Queen! The history and romance of the world's first national anthem by Percy A Scholes( Book )
14 editions published in 1954 in English and German and held by 225 libraries worldwide
The concise Oxford dictionary of music; with 125 pictorial and musical illus. and diagrams by Percy A Scholes( Book )
7 editions published between 1952 and 1960 in English and held by 218 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Percy Scholes British journalist
Scholes, Percy.
Scholes, Percy 1877-1958
Scholes, Percy A.
Scholes, Percy A. 1877-1958
Scholes, Percy A. (Percy Alfred), 1877-1958
Scholes, Percy Alfred 1877-1958
Scholes, Percy (Percy Alfred), 1877-1958
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