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400pp. Unpaginated, 8 page b/white halftone plate section, some candid illustrations, others grim. Book clean, square. Specks of colour stripped from cloth. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Leaves clean, manuscript endpapers. Monochrome illustrated, loose plastic protected d/jacket slightly edgeworn and mild colour faded spine, else price has been marker pen deleted. Working closely with Igor Stravinsky as his personal manager, press rep., personal aid and finally his nurse, the author was well positioned to write this memoir. Contents, in 'parts', cover Prelims., Part 1, 1959-'65. Part 2, 1965-'71, Finale, Index of Works, Index of Names and Places. Stavinsky died on April 6, 1971. Book weight approx. 750gms.
Title: AND MUSIC AT THE CLOSE: STRAVINSKY'S LAST YEARS
Edition: 1st. U.K.Edition,
Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1972
Binding: Original Red Cloth Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good,
Jacket Condition: Very Good.
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 001260
Keywords: Music - Conductor's - Composers