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Description: Seven Music books: The Life of William Sterndale Bennett, by his son, 1907; History of English Music by Henry Davey, 1895; The Sense of Beauty by George Santayana, 1905.
From the personal collection of Maestro Raymond Leppard (1927-2019).

Full Descriptions:
The Life of William Sterndale Bennett, by his son J. R. Sterndale Bennett, M.A. St. John's College, Cambridge, Fellow of King's College, London, Cambridge, At the University Press, 1907.
History of English Music by Henry Davey, London, J. Curwen & Sons. 1895.
The Sense of Beauty, The Outlines of Aesthetic Theory by George Santayana, New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1905.
Under the Patronage of His Majesty the King, Report of the Fourth Congress of the International Musical Society, London, 29th May-3rd June, 1911, London: Novello and Company, Limited, 1912.
"Beloved Friend" The Story of Tchaikowsky and Nadejda von Meck by Catherine Drinker Bowen and Barbara von Meck, New York, Random House, 1937.
The Beautiful, An Introduction to Psychological Aesthetics by Vernon Lee, Cambridge University Press, 1913.
Memories of a Musician, Reminiscences of Seventy Years of Musical Life, by Wilhelm, Ganz, Published by John Murray, 1913. (Cover spine present but disconnected).

1 3/4"H x 7"W x 9 1/2"D (William Sterndale Bennett)

  • Dimensions: 1 3/4"H x 7"W x 9 1/2"D (William Sterndale Bennett)

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January 16, 2021 11:00 AM EST

Indianapolis, IN, US

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