Title: Crotchets and quavers, or, Revelations of an opera manager in America.Author: Max MaretzekPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, 1500--1926 contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their ...
Title: Crotchets and quavers, or, Revelations of an opera manager in America.Author: Max MaretzekPublisher: Gale, Sabin Americana Description: Based on Joseph Sabin's famed bibliography, Bibliotheca Americana, Sabin Americana, 1500--1926 contains a collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early 1900s. Sabin Americana is rich in original accounts of discovery and exploration, pioneering and westward expansion, the U.S. Civil War and other military actions, Native Americans, slavery and abolition, religious history and more.Sabin Americana offers an up-close perspective on life in the western hemisphere, encompassing the arrival of the Europeans on the shores of North America in the late 15th century to the first decades of the 20th century. Covering a span of over 400 years in North, Central and South America as well as the Caribbean, this collection highlights the society, politics, religious beliefs, culture, contemporary opinions and momentous events of the time. It provides access to documents from an assortment of genres, sermons, political tracts, newspapers, books, pamphlets, maps, legislation, literature and more.Now for the first time, these high-quality digital scans of original works are available via print-on-demand, making them readily accessible to libraries, students, independent scholars, and readers of all ages.++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification: ++++SourceLibrary: Huntington LibraryDocumentID: SABCP02213400CollectionID: CTRG97-B1227PublicationDate: 18550101SourceBibCitation: Selected Americana from Sabin's Dictionary of books relating to AmericaNotes: Publishers' advertising (some illustrated) at back of volume (unpaginated).Collation: viii, 346,  p.: ill.; 19 cm
Good. Unabridged republication of the First Edition published in 1855. Tan paper wrapped boards extending a leather spine with gilt titles; minimal edge wear; 8vo 7 3/4"-9 3/4" Tall; no jacket. Ex library with typical stamps and markings; interior clean and unmarked; 346 pages.
Good. No Jacket. Boards edgeworn. Some dampstaining at hinges. Hinges tight. Blind stamp at fiirst page of preface. Careful packing and fast, efficient shipping including delivery confirmation. International Priority Air Mail shipping available for this item.
Fine in very good dust jacket. Da Capo Press, New York, NY, 1966. REPRINT Edition, Fine-/VG-, Hard Cover, Size=5.5"x8", 346pgs. Price clipped, DJ nicked head and foot of spine, rubbed on covers, faint 1/8" spots (2) on top page ends, o.w. clean, bright and tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. 99% OF OUR BOOKS ARE SHIPPED IN CUSTOM BOXES ALL ARE WELL PACKED WITH CARE!
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