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Description: La Prise de Trioe, Opera en Troise Actes et quatre Tableaux, Hector Berlioz, limited edition 1, copy 9 of 25 from the Berlioz Society.
From the personal collection of Maestro Raymond Leppard (1927-2019).

Bookplate: The Berlioz Society, Edition No. 1, Limited issue of 25 copies, Copy No. 9, La Prise de Troie, This copy is produced by The Berlioz Society soley for the private study and research of its Members.

Founded in 1952, the Berlioz Society exists to promote awareness of the music, writings and life of the great French composer Hector Berlioz. The Society's President is David Cairns, author of the definitive two-volume life of Berlioz. Alastair Aberdare, translator of the composer's Les Grotesques de la Musique into English as The Musical Madhouse, is Chairman. Its membership is international and includes many leading Berlioz scholars, such as Professor Hugh Macdonald, Editor-in-Chief of the Bärenreiter New Berlioz Edition (gathering all Berlioz's work newly edited), and Professor Julian Rushton, editor of the new Cambridge University Press Berlioz Encyclopedia.
1 1/4"H x 8 1/2"W x 10 1/2"D

  • Dimensions: 1 1/4"H x 8 1/2"W x 10 1/2"D

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