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The Great Violinists, Campbell, Margaret
1 Campbell, Margaret The Great Violinists
Granada Publishing 1980 0236401831 / 9780236401833 Hardcover; Green Cloth/Gilt Titles Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
xxix, 366pp, plates, discography. Foreword by Ruggiero Ricci. Brief accounts of the lives, characters and history of many of the greatest violinists. A chart shows the stylistic lineage of such differing players as Perlman, Stern and Menuhin in unbroken teacher-pupil continuity back to Corelli. Heavy book, extra postage may be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 13.00 GBP
Olga Rudge & Ezra Pound "What Thou Lovest Well...", Conover, Anne
2 Conover, Anne Olga Rudge & Ezra Pound "What Thou Lovest Well..."
Yale University Press 2001 0300087039 / 9780300087031 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
351pp, 16 plates. A portrait of Olga Rudge, concert violinist and companion for half a century to Ezra Pound, drawing on Rudge's personal notebooks and correspondence to explore her relationship with Pound, her influence on his life and career, and her own career as a violinist and musicologist. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
Violins and Violinists: with a Chapter on English Violin-Makers By E.W. Lavender, Farga, Franz
3 Farga, Franz Violins and Violinists: with a Chapter on English Violin-Makers By E.W. Lavender
Rockliff 1950 Hardcover Very Good- with no dust jacket 
xvi, 223pp, frontis, illus, 58pp plates. Slight spotting on endpapers. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
Fiddling for Fun. A Practical Book for all Amateur Violinists, Gilbert, Robin
4 Gilbert, Robin Fiddling for Fun. A Practical Book for all Amateur Violinists
Faber & Faber 1957 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
114pp, text figures. Forword by Emanuel Hurwitz. Dust jacket price clipped in removable protective film. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
Szekely and Bartok the Story of a Friendship, Kenneson, Claude
5 Kenneson, Claude Szekely and Bartok the Story of a Friendship
Portland, OR Amadeus Books 1994 0931340705 / 9780931340703 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
Xvii, 491pp, frontis, many illustrations & photographs, discography. ' An intimate view of concert life in 20th century..previouly unpublished Bartok letters, firsthand accounts of Bartok's interpretative preferences, comprehensive listings of Szekely's compositions & first performances & the complete story of the Hungarian String Quartet ' 
Price: 18.00 GBP
An Incomplete History of the Art of Funerary Violin, Kriwaczek, Rohan
6 Kriwaczek, Rohan An Incomplete History of the Art of Funerary Violin
Duckworth 2006 0715636049 / 9780715636046 Hardcover; Pictorial Boards New 
210pp, illustrations. Describes the curious (possibly not entirely genuine) history of this secretive society, including complete musical scores from its archive. The author recounts the origin of the practice of employing a solo violinist at post-Reformation funerals; the careers of the greatest Funerary Violinists, such as Herr Hieronymous Gratchenfleiss and Pierre Dubuisson, and the 19th-century purge which led to the tradition's almost complete obliteration. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
Famous Violinists of Today and Yesterday, Lahee, Henry C
7 Lahee, Henry C Famous Violinists of Today and Yesterday
Putnam 1902 Hardcover 
383pp, frontis portrait with tissue guard, 9 portrait plates. Gilt decorated spine and front board, top edge gilt. Browning and slight foxing to endpapers, previous owners signature. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
Visiting Cards of Violinists from the Collection of F. C. Schang, with a Comment by Him, Schang, F. C
8 Schang, F. C Visiting Cards of Violinists from the Collection of F. C. Schang, with a Comment by Him
J. Patelson Music House 1985 0915282054 / 9780915282050 3rd printing Paperback Very Good+ 
79pp, many illustrations. 
Price: 10.00 GBP

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