Book #21488

From The Steeples And Mountains: A Study Of Charles Ives - 1st Edition/1st Printing

David Wooldridge

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1974.
ISBN: 0394481100

Price: $29.25

First edition/first printing in Near Fine, seemingly unread condition in alike, spine-sunned dust-jacket, small chip to front panel. From the collection of Betty Anderson, legendary art director of publisher Knopf in the late 20th century as evidenced by her (small and unobtrusive) inventory number.

This book is a comprehensive and analytical study of the life and work of Charles Ives. It covers his early years, his development as a composer, and his later works. The book is written in a style that is accessible to both scholars and the general reader.; Halftones; 8vo; FSA.