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The New Oxford Companion to Music - Edited by Denis Arnold

Oxford & New York: Oxford University Press, 1984, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Good Dust Wrapper. Dust wrapper of volum I nicked at the foredge of the lower fold. Dust wrapper of volume II frayed at the bottom corner of the upper panel, nicked at the foot of the lower. Text complete, clean and tight in both volumes.

Contains: Black & white photographs; Black & white drawings; Musical scores; List of abbreviations;

From the cover: “This complete encyclopaedia encompasses music of all kinds from ancient times to the present day. Written by a team of ninety expert contributors, these 6,600 articles cover composers, and individual works; musical instruments; opera; music of different countries; Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Classical, Romantic, Jazz, and popular music; definitions of musical terms; rudiments and theory of music; and standard forms and genres.”

Size: 10" x 6¾". Blind-stamped Blue boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XII] 1007/1010-2017 pages.