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The Oxford Companion to Music

(Hardback - May 2002)
$69.95 - Online Price

Overview

This is a new edition of one of the most famous of Oxford Companions, published in one handy volume for the first time in over 30 years. It replaces both the classic single-volume Oxford Companion to Music by Percy Scholes, first published in 1938 and now in its tenth edition (1970), and the subsequent two-volume New Oxford Companion to Music, edited by Denis Arnold and published in 1983. The new edition draws on Arnold, but has a more concentrated focus on the Western classical tradition. About 70 per cent of the text is new or has been extensively rewritten. Apart from the brief definition-type entries requiring no change, all the material has been thoroughly revised and updated. There are hundreds of new entries.

Details

  • SKU: 9780198662129
  • SKU10: 0198662122
  • Title: The Oxford Companion to Music
  • Qty Remaining Online: 2
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press
  • Date Published: May 2002
  • Pages: 1434
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Age Range: 13 - 17
  • Grade Level: 8th Grade thru 12th Grade
  • Weight lbs: 4.72
  • Dimensions: 9.44" L x 7.84" W x 2.38" H
  • Features: Price on Product, Index, Illustrated, Ikids, Dust Cover
  • Themes: Theometrics | Academic;
  • Category: GENERAL RELIGIOUS
  • Subject: Reference

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