Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier. A Guide to the Work ... Translated into English by Alfred Kalish. Signed by Reiner
Berlin, Paris, New York, Boston: Adolph Fürstner, G. Schirmer, Boston Music Co., .
Octavo. Dark purple wrappers with titling black to upper. x, 88 pp. + 1f. folding plate of autograph musical manuscript facsimile. With numerous musical examples in text.
Signed in full in pencil by noted conductor Fritz Reiner at upper outer corner of title.
Wrappers slightly worn, upper detached; corners chipped; minor loss to head and tail of spine Light uniform browning; minor creasing to blank edges of plate; small tear along fold.
Reiner was a highly distinguished American conductor of Hungarian birth. "As a musical intellect, as an incomparable technician, as a possessor of an ear virtually unparalleled in his field, Reiner held a unique spot in 20th-century musical life and thought." Schonberg: New York Times obituary.
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