introduction up by editor. The text is illustrated with examples of music. Plain card cover with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. Black-and-white photograph of author to the rear book panel. Plain text dustwrapper with black coloured titles to the front panel and backstrip. "The purpose of this book is to guide the intelligent and serious listener towards a deeper understanding of the masterpieces of Symphony, which he is likely to hear frequently in concert hall, on the air, or on the gramophone." -- from the front panel. Pelican Books -- A204 Creasing to the book corners with chipping of the top backstrip edge. Browning of the text block edges and pages with scattered foxing. Some foxing to the front panel. Chipping to the dustwrapper corners and backstrip edges. Creasing of the dustwrapper edges with sunning and foxing of the dustwrapper panels. Hole to the backstrip, halfway down. Previous owner's name to the top edge of the half title page. Size: 12mo (standard paperback). 416 pages,. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Music; Inventory No: 0118911.