Muzykal’nye fel’etony i zametki Petra Il’icha Chaikovskogo (1868–1876 g.). S prilozheniem portreta, avtobiograficheskogo opisania puteshetsviia zagranitsu vo 1888 godu i predisloviia G. A. Larosha (Musical articles and notes by Tchaikovsky [1868–1876]. With a portrait, the autobiographical description of the 1888 journey abroad, and a foreword by Herman Laroche). Pyotr Il’yich 1840–1893 TCHAIKOVSKY.
Muzykal’nye fel’etony i zametki Petra Il’icha Chaikovskogo (1868–1876 g.). S prilozheniem portreta, avtobiograficheskogo opisania puteshetsviia zagranitsu vo 1888 godu i predisloviia G. A. Larosha (Musical articles and notes by Tchaikovsky [1868–1876]. With a portrait, the autobiographical description of the 1888 journey abroad, and a foreword by Herman Laroche).

Muzykal’nye fel’etony i zametki Petra Il’icha Chaikovskogo (1868–1876 g.). S prilozheniem portreta, avtobiograficheskogo opisania puteshetsviia zagranitsu vo 1888 godu i predisloviia G. A. Larosha (Musical articles and notes by Tchaikovsky [1868–1876]. With a portrait, the autobiographical description of the 1888 journey abroad, and a foreword by Herman Laroche).

Moscow: S. P. Iakovlev, 1898. Large octavo. Quarter dark-brown calf with marbled boards, titling gilt to spine. 391, vi, iii pp.

Binding worn, rubbed, and bumped; upper lacking paper. Slightly browned.

First Edition. Rare.

An early collection of Tchaikovsky’s writings on music, mostly reviews for the daily Russkie vedomosti (including one of the first performance of Richard Wagner’s Ring in Bayreuth), compiled by his classmate at the St. Petersburg Conservatory, the eminent writer on music, Herman Laroche. Item #30784

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