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Description: Two Edward Elgar books: Signed book; Elgar: His Life and Works. Basil Maine, Published by London: G. Bell & Sons, Ltd., 1933 and Caractacus, A Cantata, Edward Elgar (Op. 35), Written for the Leeds Music Festival, London, Novello and Company Limited, New York, 1898.
From the personal collection of Maestro Raymond Leppard (1927-2019).

Full Description:
Elgar: His Life and Works. Basil Maine, Published by London: G. Bell & Sons, Ltd., 1933. Signed by Elgar. Includes a three page note from the individual who rescued the book from a library and gave it to Raymond Leppard.

Novello's Original Octavo Edition, Written for the Leeds Music Festival, 1898, Caractacus, A Cantata For Soprano, Tenor, Baritone and Bass Soli, Chorus and Orchestra, The Words Written for Music by H. A. Aceworth, C.I.E., The Musica by Edward Elgar (Op. 35), Novello's Original Octavo Edition. Written for the Leeds Music Festival, London, Novello and Company Limited, New York, 1898.

To Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria, This Cantata, Caractacus, is, By Special Permission, Dedicated by Her Majesty's Loyal and Devoted Servant, Edward Elgar.
(Binding separated, as shown).
3/4"H x 7"W x 10"D

  • Dimensions: 3/4"H x 7"W x 10"D

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Indianapolis, IN, US

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