DER TONCHARAKTER - Eine Einfuhrung in die Tonpsychologie, von JACQUES HANDSCHIN. (TONAL CHARACTERISTICS - An Introduction to the Psychology of Tones, by JACQUES HANDSCHIN.) Published by Atlantis Verlag, Zurich, Switzerland, 1948. First Edition. Hardcover Book, no dustjacket, titled in gilt on the front cover and spine, 5.5x 9", 436 pages. TEXT IN GERMAN. Laid-in are 3 identical Personal Printed Note Cards from "Studio of OSWALD JONAS / Universal Music Company // Chicago 5, ILL." Oswald Jonas was a noted musicologist and collector of musicology related books and manuscripts. Also laid-in is a single page erratum sheet. VERY GOOD condition. The spine gilt is faded, the upper front cover corner is bumped, the covers have a few small spots; the top page edges (edges of the closed book) have some scratches; internally very nice - tight, bright, clean and unmarked. The laid in cards of OSWALD JONAS have some light toning. The erratum sheet is toned and worn along its edges. About the author JACQUES HANDSCHIN (from German Wikipedia): ******Jacques Handschin (1886 in Moscow - 1955 in Basel) was a Swiss organist, musician and musicologist. In 1919 Handschin, together with the Russian mathematician Valentine Kowalenkow, explored the mathematics of tempered scales. His primary works, and all of his late work, focused on tonal psychology.****** About OSWALD JONAS (from Wikipedia): ******Oswald Jonas, born Vienna, Jan 10, 1897; died Riverside, CA, March 19, 1978. Music theorist, one of the leading first-generation Schenkerian scholars and advocates of Schenker's theory.******. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: 1948 HANDSCHIN - DER TONCHARAKTER / ...
Publisher: Atlantis Verlag
Publication Date: 1948
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
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