Anthony Stradivari the Celebrated Violin Maker (Dover Books on Music)

3 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780486498263: Anthony Stradivari the Celebrated Violin Maker (Dover Books on Music)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Renowned nineteenth-century musicologist François-Joseph Fétis assembled this authoritative survey with the assistance of noted violin maker and dealer Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume. Focusing on the work of the Italian master violin maker Stradivarius, this volume explores the early history and construction of stringed instruments. In addition, this valuable resource provides rare, contemporary glimpses of the world of Paganini, Schumann, and Berlioz.
A reprint of a rare 1864 publication, this study offers intriguing historical information to violinists, music historians, and music lovers of all ages. A new Introduction by famed musicologist Stewart Pollens provides further insights.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

François-Joseph Fétis was a Belgian musicologist, composer, critic, and teacher. One of the 19th century's most influential critics, he compiled the Biographie universelle des musiciens et bibliographie générale de la musique, an enduring resource.
Stewart Pollens is a maker of violins and keyboard instruments who served as the Conservator of Musical Instruments at the Metropolitan Museum of Art from 1976 to 2006. He is the founder of Violin Advisor, LLC, a consulting firm that advises purchasers of fine violins.

 

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Fetis, Francois-Joseph
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2013. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # V0-9780486498263

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 6.74
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Francois-Joseph Fetis
Published by Dover Publications Inc., United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dover Publications Inc., United States, 2013. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Renowned nineteenth-century musicologist Francois-Joseph Fetis assembled this authoritative survey with the assistance of noted violin maker and dealer Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume. Focusing on the work of the Italian master violin maker Stradivarius, this volume explores the early history and construction of stringed instruments. In addition, this valuable resource provides rare, contemporary glimpses of the world of Paganini, Schumann, and Berlioz. A reprint of a rare 1864 publication, this study offers intriguing historical information to violinists, music historians, and music lovers of all ages. A new Introduction by famed musicologist Stewart Pollens provides further insights. Seller Inventory # AA99780486498263

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 10.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Francois-Joseph Fetis
Published by Dover Publications Inc., United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dover Publications Inc., United States, 2013. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. Renowned nineteenth-century musicologist Francois-Joseph Fetis assembled this authoritative survey with the assistance of noted violin maker and dealer Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume. Focusing on the work of the Italian master violin maker Stradivarius, this volume explores the early history and construction of stringed instruments. In addition, this valuable resource provides rare, contemporary glimpses of the world of Paganini, Schumann, and Berlioz. A reprint of a rare 1864 publication, this study offers intriguing historical information to violinists, music historians, and music lovers of all ages. A new Introduction by famed musicologist Stewart Pollens provides further insights. Seller Inventory # AA99780486498263

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 11.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Fetis, Francois-Joseph
Published by Dover Publishers
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dover Publishers. Condition: New. Brand New. Seller Inventory # 0486498263

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 8.06
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.60
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Francois-Joseph Fetis
Published by Dover Publications Inc., United States (2013)
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dover Publications Inc., United States, 2013. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. Renowned nineteenth-century musicologist Francois-Joseph Fetis assembled this authoritative survey with the assistance of noted violin maker and dealer Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume. Focusing on the work of the Italian master violin maker Stradivarius, this volume explores the early history and construction of stringed instruments. In addition, this valuable resource provides rare, contemporary glimpses of the world of Paganini, Schumann, and Berlioz. A reprint of a rare 1864 publication, this study offers intriguing historical information to violinists, music historians, and music lovers of all ages. A new Introduction by famed musicologist Stewart Pollens provides further insights. Seller Inventory # BTE9780486498263

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 13.21
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Fetis, Francois-Joseph
Published by Dover Publications
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Mediaoutlet12345
(Springfield, VA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dover Publications. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0486498263 *BRAND NEW* Ships Same Day or Next!. Seller Inventory # NATARAJB1FI995645

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 9.87
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Pollens Stewart Fetis Francois-Joseph
Published by Dover Publications, Incorporated
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Majestic Books
(London, ,, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dover Publications, Incorporated. Condition: New. pp. 160. Seller Inventory # 55063340

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 7.96
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.69
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Fetis, Francois-Joseph
Published by Dover Publications Inc.
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New Softcover Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dover Publications Inc. Condition: New. 2013. Paperback. Series: Dover Books on Music. Num Pages: 144 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: AVRL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 139 x 8. Weight in Grams: 172. . . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Seller Inventory # V9780486498263

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 17.44
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Fetis, Francois-Joseph
Published by Dover Publications Inc. (2013)
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New Softcover Quantity Available: 5
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dover Publications Inc., 2013. Condition: New. 2013. Paperback. Series: Dover Books on Music. Num Pages: 144 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: AVRL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 139 x 8. Weight in Grams: 172. . . . . . . Seller Inventory # V9780486498263

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 17.60
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Francois-Joseph Fetis
Published by Dover Publications (2013)
ISBN 10: 0486498263 ISBN 13: 9780486498263
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dover Publications, 2013. Paperback. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0486498263

More Information About This Seller | Contact this Seller

Buy New
US$ 19.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book