MUSIC IN NEW ORLEANS; THE FORMATIVE YEARS, 1791-1841.

Kmen, Henry A.

Published by Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press [LSU Press], 1966.
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First edition (not stated per publisher's usual practice). xiv, 314 pages. Hardcover: H 23.25cm x L 15.75cm. Dust jacket rubbed and foxed, two long but mostly closed tears to front panel, nicks and a few other short tears to edges; dj now presented in a mylar Brodart protector. Dark maroon cloth with silver and pink stamping to front board and spine. Edges foxed. Interior pages are clean. Binding is firm. A very good copy in a good dust jacket. With maroon endpapers, four unnumbered pages of b/w plates, illustrations, Appendix, Notes, Bibliography, and Index. An important and uncommon study on music in pre-Civil War New Orleans, Louisiana with chapters on the city's famous quadroon balls, the development of local opera, and a concluding section on African-American music. Henry Kmen was an associate professor of history at Tulane University as well as a jazz musician. {Shelf #3}. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: MUSIC IN NEW ORLEANS; THE FORMATIVE YEARS, ...
Publisher: Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press [LSU Press], 1966.

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Book Description Baton Rouge, LA: Louisiana State University Press [LSU Press], 1966., 1966. First edition (not stated per publisher's usual practice). xiv, 314 pages. Hardcover: H 23.25cm x L 15.75cm. Dust jacket rubbed and foxed, two long but mostly closed tears to front panel, nicks and a few other short tears to edges; dj now presented in a mylar Brodart protector. Dark maroon cloth with silver and pink stamping to front board and spine. Edges foxed. Interior pages are clean. Binding is firm. A very good copy in a good dust jacket. With maroon endpapers, four unnumbered pages of b/w plates, illustrations, Appendix, Notes, Bibliography, and Index. An important and uncommon study on music in pre-Civil War New Orleans, Louisiana with chapters on the city's famous quadroon balls, the development of local opera, and a concluding section on African-American music. Henry Kmen was an associate professor of history at Tulane University as well as a jazz musician. {Shelf #3}. Bookseller Inventory # JUN17-06301

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Book Description Louisiana State University Press, Baton Rouge, 1966. Red Cloth, Dec. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. First Edition. [xiii] + 314pp. Illustrated. Important study of the early development of music in the city, with chapters on ballroom dances, opera and negro music. Bookseller Inventory # 000361

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