Complete Theoretical and Practical Piano Forte School, from The First Rudiments of Playing, to the Highest and most Refined state of Cultivation with The requisite numerous Examples Newly and Expressly Composed for the Occasion in 3 Volumes.

By: Czerny, Carl

Price: £495.00

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"Written and most humbly Dedicated by Gracious permission to Her Majesty Victoria 1. Queen of Great Britain, &c. &c. &c. by Charles Czerny. Translated from the Original by J.H.Hamilton. Opera 500. London, Published only by Messrs. R. Cocks & Co. 20 Princes Street, Hanover Square". Volume I (Elementary Principles): Portrait frontis, engraved title page, dedication letter, list of subscribers, facsimile of Author's writing, ii, 219pp (lessons 1 - 19), list of Czerny's works. Plate No.3192. Folio in ribbed green cloth, gilt titles on spine and Royal Crest on front and back boards. Front hinge is cracked but holding well, 4cm split at front top of spine. Corners bumped. Inscription on front end paper dated Dec 1848. Light foxing throughout. Volume II (On Fingering): Engraved title page, contents, 193pp. Plate No.3192. Folio in ribbed green cloth, gilt titles on spine and Royal Crest on front and back boards. Front hinge cracked but holding. Corners bumped. Occasional light foxing. Volume III (On Playing With Expression): Engraved title page, contents, 130pp. Plate No.3192. Folio in ribbed green cloth, gilt titles on spine and Royal Crest on front and back boards. Front top of spine beginning to split, but contents firmly held. Corners bumped. Occasional foxing. Overall a good presentable set. Heavy set, overseas buyers please enquire first about shipping.

Title: Complete Theoretical and Practical Piano Forte School, from The First Rudiments of Playing, to the Highest and most Refined state of Cultivation with The requisite numerous Examples Newly and Expressly Composed for the Occasion in 3 Volumes.

Author/Composer Name: Czerny, Carl

Categories: Antiquarian Music, Solo Piano,

Publisher: London, R.Cocks & Co: 1839

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall

Seller ID: 002743

Keywords: Music Piano