Title Beethoven's Critics Aesthetic Dilemmas and Resolutions During the Composer's Lifetime
Book Condition Very Good
Publisher Cambridge University Press 1989
0521386349 / 9780521386340
Seller ID 11486
viii, 184pp. Slight crease to bottom corner of cover. A survey of the critical reaction to Beethoven's music as it appeared in the major musical journals, French as well as German, of his day, and represents the first book-length history of Beethoven reception. An index of all reviews cited is provided, and a further appendix contains the quoted material in its original language.