Ernest Newman edited by Herbert Van Thal: Testament Of Music, Essays And Papers
Book Number: MB10573
Putnam and Co. London 1962 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Music Literature. Ernest Newman was a brilliant and inspiring music critic, a master of the complete understanding of music; musically self-taught, arch-enemy of pedantry and faddism, he strove throughout his long career to distinguish work of genuine and lasting value from the second-rate. Price-clipped d/j, 312 pages, d/j is worn and chipped on edges and has a small section of surface lifted at top, but is now protected with a clear plastic sleeve, name written on fep, foxing.