Book #17968

Rameau's Niece - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Cathleen Schine
Book #17968 Rameau's Niece - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Cathleen Schine.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Ticknor & Fields, 1993.
ISBN: 0395654904

A handsome first edition/first printing in Fine condition in Fine dust-jacket.

Schine tells the story of Rameau's niece, Marie, and her relationship with the great composer. Marie is a talented musician who is determined to learn from her uncle, but Rameau is difficult to work with and often makes her feel insignificant. Marie is also in love with a young musician named Jean-Baptiste Lully, but Rameau disapproves of Lully and does not want his niece to marry him. Ultimately, Marie is able to overcome her obstacles and learn from her uncle, and she and Lully are able to marry and have a happy life.; 8vo.

Price: $69.00