Nikolai Andreevich Rimskii-Korsakov: Ocherk ego muzykal’noi dejatel’nosti. S 9 portretami i snimkami (Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sketch of his musical activity: With nine portraits and photographs). Series title: Biografiia russkikh i inostrannykh kompozitorov, I (Biographies of Russian and foreign composers, I). Nikolay Andreyevich 1844–1908 RIMSKY-KORSAKOV, Nikolai Fëdorovich Findeizen.
Nikolai Andreevich Rimskii-Korsakov: Ocherk ego muzykal’noi dejatel’nosti. S 9 portretami i snimkami (Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sketch of his musical activity: With nine portraits and photographs). Series title: Biografiia russkikh i inostrannykh kompozitorov, I (Biographies of Russian and foreign composers, I).
Nikolai Andreevich Rimskii-Korsakov: Ocherk ego muzykal’noi dejatel’nosti. S 9 portretami i snimkami (Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sketch of his musical activity: With nine portraits and photographs). Series title: Biografiia russkikh i inostrannykh kompozitorov, I (Biographies of Russian and foreign composers, I).

Nikolai Andreevich Rimskii-Korsakov: Ocherk ego muzykal’noi dejatel’nosti. S 9 portretami i snimkami (Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Sketch of his musical activity: With nine portraits and photographs). Series title: Biografiia russkikh i inostrannykh kompozitorov, I (Biographies of Russian and foreign composers, I).

[St.] Petersburg... Moscow: V. Bessel & Co., 1908. Octavo. Original publisher's light gray printed wrappers. 95, [i], vii pp. Illustrated.

Wrappers somewhat worn and foxed; torn at spine; small annotation in ink to recto of lower wrapper with minor offsetting to verso of final leaf. Several leaves browned.

First Edition.

The first biography of Rimsky-Korsakov, written just after his death by one of the leading music historians in Russia at the time. Item #30788

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