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The Countess of Stanlein Restored
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Nicholas Delbanco
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Verso

Delbanco (English language and literature, U. of Michigan) traces the progression of the repair of the famous Stradivarius cello of 1707 that belongs to cellist Bernard Greenhouse. He also recounts the history of this outstanding instrument, which represents the highest standard of craftsmanship. As with other such instruments, it has
Countess of Stanlein Restored
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Nicholas Delbanco
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher:

Antonio Stradivari of Cremona (1644-1737) was the noblest of bowed wooden stringed instrument makers. Extant examples of the master¿s instruments are numerous -- but cellos from the ¿great period¿ (1707-1720) are relatively few. The Countess of Stanlein-ex Paganini Stradivarius violoncello of 1707 is one of the best known in this
The Countess of Stanlein Restored
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Nicholas Delbanco
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-02-17 - Publisher:

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Dear Wizard
Language: en
Pages: 732
Authors: Nicholas Delbanco
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-17 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

A belletristic personal correspondence and contest of extravagant and amusing letterhead
1,000 Books to Read Before You Die
Language: en
Pages: 960
Authors: James Mustich
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-02 - Publisher: Hachette UK

The ultimate book for book lovers: the 1,000 must-read books across genres and eras, each accompanied by a thought-provoking short essay on why the book is so essential.