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The Resource Music : an illustrated history : an encyclopedia of musical instruments and the art of music-making, Max Wade-Matthews ; consultant, William Mival

Music : an illustrated history : an encyclopedia of musical instruments and the art of music-making, Max Wade-Matthews ; consultant, William Mival

Label
Music : an illustrated history : an encyclopedia of musical instruments and the art of music-making
Title
Music
Title remainder
an illustrated history : an encyclopedia of musical instruments and the art of music-making
Statement of responsibility
Max Wade-Matthews ; consultant, William Mival
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This illustrated reference begins with a history of music-making, posing the questions 'What is music?' and 'What is a musical instrument?' Each of the principal ancient civilizations is investigated, with information about key developments and musical traditions
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StDuBDS
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Wade-Matthews, Max
Dewey number
  • 784.1'9'09
  • 784.1'9'03
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Mival, William
  • Wade-Matthews, Max
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  • Musical instruments
  • Musical instruments
  • Music
Label
Music : an illustrated history : an encyclopedia of musical instruments and the art of music-making, Max Wade-Matthews ; consultant, William Mival
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Publication
Note
  • Originally published: as The world encyclopedia of musical instruments. 2000
  • Includes index
Control code
9780754819783
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780754819783
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)
Label
Music : an illustrated history : an encyclopedia of musical instruments and the art of music-making, Max Wade-Matthews ; consultant, William Mival
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: as The world encyclopedia of musical instruments. 2000
  • Includes index
Control code
9780754819783
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
256 p.
Isbn
9780754819783
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)

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