Groves dictionary of music and musicians

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  • A dictionary of music and musicians was first published in london by macmillan and co"grove's dictionary of music and musicians" by eric blom macmillan, london - , fifth (renewed) edition - ii, iii, vi, vii, viii, ix, supplematary - p, 20cmx15cm - condition: good, with all plates, with original dust jackets with some wearmany of the articles were written by blom personally, or translated by himthe fifth edition was reprinted in , and ], each time with numerous corrections, updates, and other small changesour weekly auctions feature thousands of unusual, rare, and exceptional objects you won’t find in just any storethe original edition and the reprint are now freely available online[2][3] grove limited the chronological span of his work to begin at while continuing up to his timethis was the most thoroughgoing revision of the work since its inception, with many articles rewritten in a more modern style and a large number of entirely new articles[1] in four volumes () edited by george grove with an appendix edited by jan additional supplementary volume prepared by eric blom and completed by denis stevens after blom's death in , was issued inthe fifth edition (grove v), in nine volumes, was edited by eric blom and published inan index edited by mrscatawiki’s goal is to make special objects universally availablein , minor corrections were made to the plates and the entire series was reissued in four volumes, with the index added to volume 4are you interested in this item? this item is up for auction at catawikiwodehouse was issued as a separate volume inplease click on "respond to advert" (orange button) to get redirected to the catawiki websitefuller maitland in the fourth volume

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  • A collection of groves book on music and musicians 20 in total also a groves book on history of western musicall excellent condition some never been openedpick up only read more


  • See oxfam website for delivery information read moreoxfam bookshop sevenoaks in five volumes this is the third editionof ,  reprinted by macmillan and coowner's name on front end papersdustjackets in fair condition with some scuffing and tears and price clippedvol i: hinge cracked internally, otherwise sound vol ii: edges of boards heavily scuffed and marks to boards this is a heavy item and will be dispatched by courierbound in blue cloth with gold lettering to spinesome marks to edge of blockgold to head of blockminor scuffing to edges of boards and corners, head and tail of spine

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  • Referring to the strong italian influence on the english madrigal, the new grove dictionary of music and musicians states that morley was "chiefly responsible for grafting the italian shoot on to the native stock and initiating the curiously brief but brilliant flowering of the madrigal that constitutes one of the most colourful episodes in the history of english musicoxfam bookshop skipton number of discs: 1 thomas morley ( or - early october ) was an english composer, theorist, singer and organist of the renaissancesee oxfam website for delivery information read morehe was one of the foremost members of the english madrigal school

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  • The dictionary of blue and white printed pottery, : v1 (dictionary of blue & white printed pottery, )johnson, jeannie, the rest of our lives, very good, mass market paperbackcole-mackintosh, ronnie, a century of service to mankind, very good, hardcover

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  • The dictionary of blue and white printed pottery, : v1 (dictionary of blue & white printed pottery, )seven stories predrawn from the archive: hidden histories of illustration, inc

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  • dictionary of computer and internet terms and iphone ipad ipod repair guideiphone guide is a little damaged by water i believe but does not affect reading dictionary is like newdispatched with royal mail 2nd classcondition is very good

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  • Oxfam shop wolverhampton the pronouncing dictionary of mythology and antiquities: giving a concise account of the gods, heroes, statesmen, poets, philosophers, painters, sculptors, places and wonders of antiquitysee oxfam website for delivery information read more

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  • Brewers dictionary of phrase and fable ecobham brewer published by black dog & leventhal publishers edition hardback over pagessome wear and tear to the cover

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  • dictionary of economics and marketing, very clean with no markers and note takingnewly brand new with excellent condition, only sale for two together and collection only please

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  • Oxfam books & music bury stedmunds the sixty-eighth aldeburgh festival of music and the arts programmesee oxfam website for delivery information read morecondition: very good - pages clean and tight, spine uncreased covers fine

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  • Grove's dictionary of music and musicians notes that -puccini's music reflects the alternate gaiety and pathos of murger's novel with a truth and sincerity to which no name but that of genius can be appliednow musicians, opera enthusiasts, and all music lovers can enjoy the full score of this wonderful masterpiece in a sturdy, attractive volumeit has long been one of the world's most beloved musical works -- an instantly enchanting blend of charm, warmth, gaiety, and pathos, brought to vibrant life by puccini's sparkling, lighthearted scoresee oxfam website for delivery information read moreoxfam bookshop victoria -la boheme is perhaps puccini's most nearly perfect operait soon became a staple of the operatic repertoire and has remained so ever sincehughes, famous puccini operasreprinted complete and unabridged from an authoritative italian edition, with english translations of the lists of characters and instruments and a new table of contents, this edition offers an inexpensive, high-quality score ideal for reading and studyla boheme, based on henri murger's novel scenes de la vie de boheme, was first performed at the teatro regio, turin, init is a valuable aid to the full enjoyment of a unique and lasting musical landmark

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  • Oxfam bookshop cheltenham this dictionary relates in a succinct, readable way the themes, sacred and secular, on which the repertoire of european art is basedsee oxfam website for delivery information read morecross-references enable the reader to identify the subject of a picture simply from some characteristic object or figure in itthe "dictionary" also explores the "lost language" of symbol and attribute, thus opening up the whole field of allegoryhere in a single volume are combined religious and historical themes

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  • Oxfam bookshop cheltenham this dictionary of numbers, arranged in order of magnitude, exposes the fascinating facts about certain numbers and number sequencesthe aim of the book is to entertain and enthral the reader, which it certainly doessee oxfam website for delivery information read more

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  • dictionary of words and british sign languagethis book will be of particular interest to hearing and deaf people engaged in learning bsl or english as a second language

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  • Gustavus hindman miller's dictionary of dreams first appeared in , ten years after sigmund freud's pioneering work the interpretation of dreams, and is therefore an historical work on dream analysis first published at the time of a quantum leap in human consciousnessoxfam bookshop st albans dreams have variously inspired and haunted kings, poets, inventors, artists, musicians, statesmen and others since the dawn of recorded experiencesee oxfam website for delivery information read moreentries cover bananas to cauliflowers, measles to mustard and virgins to zebras

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  • Pocket oxford dictionarythe oxford companion to musicincluded are 10 volumes of the british encyclopedia and 2 volumes of the british dictionaryuseful source of information or just a nice characterful design featureselection of "old" books to fill any book casepears cyclopaedia andthe miracle of life and the story of the world in picturesthe books are being offered for sale as a job lot but would consider splitting if requested read more

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  • Starkey explores the influence of such patronage on the growth of music in britain, tracing how even composers such as purcell, handel and elgar were influenced by royal requirements, and the political significance of much of the resulting musicoxfam bookshop newport historian david starkey presents this documentary exploring the role britain's kings and queens have played in shaping the nation's musicin much the same way as artists from other fields, musicians were often reliant on royal houses for patronage - with the vast resources possessed by the rulers of the nation often necessary to fund or stage the most ambitious projectssee oxfam website for delivery information read moredisc and box in excellent condition

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  • An ideal gift for little ones with ambitions of becoming successful musiciansno need to wait until music class at school - they'll be able to practice the guitar whenever they want toit also features nylon strings which are far kinder to children's fingers

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  • All you ever needed to know about music read more

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  • See oxfam website for delivery information read moreoxfam bookshop victoria road condition: used, goodspine and pages are in good conditionfeldman's text captures the atmosphere and excitement of their performances and gives a fascinating account of the historical and social background of the subjectthis superb book records one of the most interesting aspects of traditional music- that of solo fiddlers tyrone and donegalcondition of the book is good, with slight lifting and signs of wear on the front cover (as pictured)


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  • Oxfam bookshop keynsham the imperial gazetteer; a general dictionary of geography, physical, political, statistical and descriptivethere is all some minor creasing but generally the internal pages and clean  the dictionary is beautifully interspersed with etched illustrations   see oxfam website for delivery information read moreboth volumes show some foxing particularly present on the first few pages up until the title pagethere is some small tears, stains and some significant scuffing to the leather to the top and bottom and corner edgesthe top, bottom and fore edges of both volumes are marbled, the internal marbling is in beautiful conditionthese two volumes are bound in full leather with marbled boardsdecorative spines with raised bands, titles in goldboth volumes show wear and tear to the outer leather coversthere is lots of embossed gold detail to the spine and the edges of the front and back coversthe leather on the front and back covers has a cross hatched embossed pattern on itpage is completely detached in volume 1 but still presentthe front and back covers of both volumes are starting to detach slightly interally along the gutter but the binding otherwise feels tightcompiled from the latest and best authorities


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  • Oxfam shop lytham webster's international dictionary of the english language: being the authentic edition of webster's unabridged dictionary, comprising the issues of and thoroughly revised and much enlarged under the supervision of noah porter with a voluminous appendix and reference history; to which is now added a supplement of twenty-five thousand words and phrases wsee oxfam website for delivery information read moreharris, editor in chief' reasonable condition for age was repaired insome damaged pages in frontispiece and seven following pages

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  • First published in and incorporating addenda from , this concise dictionary has become the standard work of reference and is now in its tenth printingoxfam bookshop cardiff this concise dictionary of 'middle egyptian' - that phase of the ancient egyptian language which had the widest general application - contains carefully selected words most likely to be encountered by students and scholars in the course of their regular work on egyptian textssee oxfam website for delivery information read moreeach entry gives the most common hieroglyphic form of the word, accompanied by its transliteration, translation, references to texts where it occurs, its less usual hieroglyphic variants, and phrases in which it is used

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  • Oxfam bookshop brigg first published in , this book is an extensive dictionary of contemporary slang and colloquialisms written by francis grose"a classical dictionary of the vulgar tongue" will appeal those with an interest in lexicography and historical slang, and it would make for a charming addition to any collection  in good condition complete with dust jacket see oxfam website for delivery information read moreother notable works by this author include: "the antiquities of england and wales", "a glossary of provincial and local words used in england" and "the antiquities of scotland"francis grose was an english draughtsman, antiquary, and lexicographer

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  • Complete with illustrations and helpful cross-references, this dictionary is both comprehensive and essential for students and researchersdictionary of roman religion contains more than entries, covering topics such as festivals, sacrifices, temples, burial rites, deities and spirits, and historical religious events

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  • Oxfam bookshop preston with over entries, chambers dictionary of etymology is a prestigious and scholarly dictionary that explains where english words come fromthe dust jacket is missing, but this book is otherwise in good condition, with clean, white pages throughoutan important etymological resource for the expert, it is also a useful reference source for the general readersee oxfam website for delivery information read more

    9989999771118164 €

  • Note:the only dictionary of its kind available, covering all aspects of insect biology and taxonomywhere meanings have changed, or terms have been borrowed from other disciplines, the most current usage is indicatedit is the only listing which covers insect anatomy, behaviour, biology, ecology, histology, molecular biology, morphology, pest management, taxonomy and systematicsnames of deceased entomologists, or scientists from other fields who have contributed to entomology are included, with the citation for their biography or obituaryalso includes the names of prominent entomologists see oxfam website for delivery information read morethis book is an essential reference source for all professionals and students of entomology and related disciplinesall insect order, suborder, superfamily, family and subfamily names are given, together with the diagnostic features of orders and familiesoxfam bookshop wallingford this book is a comprehensive, fully cross-referenced collection of over terms, names and phrases used in entomology, incorporating an estimated definitionsthe origin, etymology, part of speech and definition of each term and phrase are all provided, including the language, meaning or root of each term and constituent partsthe common names of insects, their scientific binomen and taxonomic classification are provided, with diagnoses of pest species in many cases

    30 €

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