His Character, His Work. Translated by Arthur Mendel and Nathan Broder.London, Cassell and Company Limited, 1946 Stock Code: 140820
NotesHandsomely bound copy of this biography of Mozart by the German-American musicologist Alfred Einstein. Einstein served served as an editor of the third, fourth and fifth editions of the Köchel catalogue.
Octavo (211 x 136 mm). Bound by Zaehnsdorf for Hatchards in dark red half morocco, raised bands, titles and decorations to compartments gilt, top edge gilt, red cloth sides, marbled endpapers.
Frontispiece portrait with tissue guard, 5 similar plates and music samples to text.
Text block lightly toned. An excellent copy.
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