[Paganini, Nicolò. (1782–1840)] Fétis, Francois-Joseph. (1784–1871)

Notice Biographique sur Nicolo Paganini suivie de l'analyse de ses ouvrages et précédée d'une esquisse de l'histoire du violon

Paris: Schonenberger. 1851. 8 vo. 95 pp. Sewn as issued, uncut with printed wrapper. Light staining to some margins, occasional underlining or notes in light pencil, spine mostly perished with chipping around the edges and front sheet separated. Rare.

An interesting early study of the great violinist and composer by the Belgian musicologist, composer, teacher and critic most famous for his influential "Biographie universelle des musiciens."  (11908)

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