The Resource Musical instruments : their history in western culture from the stone age to the present, Karl Geiringer ; translated by Bernard Miall

Musical instruments : their history in western culture from the stone age to the present, Karl Geiringer ; translated by Bernard Miall

Label
Musical instruments : their history in western culture from the stone age to the present
Title
Musical instruments
Title remainder
their history in western culture from the stone age to the present
Statement of responsibility
Karl Geiringer ; translated by Bernard Miall
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • und
  • eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1899-1989
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Geiringer, Karl
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • music
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML460
LC item number
.G4 1945
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1876-1953
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Miall, Bernard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musical instruments
  • Musical instruments
Label
Musical instruments : their history in western culture from the stone age to the present, Karl Geiringer ; translated by Bernard Miall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The American edition is, apart from minor corrections of the text, and changes in the illustrations, identical with the original edition ... published in England."--Pref
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 259-263
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Acoustics of Musical Instruments -- 1. Prehistory and Antiquity -- 2. The Early Middle Ages (to 1300) -- 3. The Late Middle Ages (1300-1500) -- 4. The Renaissance (The Sixteenth Century) -- 5. Baroque and Rococo (1600-1750) -- 6. The Classical Period (1750-1810) -- 7. From the Romantic Period to the Present Day (1810-1940)
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii pages, 2 leaves, 3-278 pages
Lccn
45010303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations (including music), xxvi plates on 13 leaves, diagrams
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02571292
  • (OCoLC)ocm02571292
Label
Musical instruments : their history in western culture from the stone age to the present, Karl Geiringer ; translated by Bernard Miall
Publication
Note
"The American edition is, apart from minor corrections of the text, and changes in the illustrations, identical with the original edition ... published in England."--Pref
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 259-263
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Acoustics of Musical Instruments -- 1. Prehistory and Antiquity -- 2. The Early Middle Ages (to 1300) -- 3. The Late Middle Ages (1300-1500) -- 4. The Renaissance (The Sixteenth Century) -- 5. Baroque and Rococo (1600-1750) -- 6. The Classical Period (1750-1810) -- 7. From the Romantic Period to the Present Day (1810-1940)
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xviii pages, 2 leaves, 3-278 pages
Lccn
45010303
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
frontispiece, illustrations (including music), xxvi plates on 13 leaves, diagrams
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02571292
  • (OCoLC)ocm02571292

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