New York London: W. W. Norton & Company, 1985. Glossy photos. Third Edition: viz., First American Edition of 1985 Revised Edition. Cloth. Thick 8vo, blue cloth with gold lettering and rules on spine, archival polyester-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with oval portrait of Mozart; illustrated with glossy frontispiece and & 19 glossy plates depicting Mozart's associates and letters, corrected Index to Letters, new Bibliography, new collation with best German edition of the Letters li, [lii] + 1038 pages. Weight: 2 lbs. 13 oz. Fine / Near Fine. Item #7013
Revision with corrections of Emily Anderson's 1938 important edition of the Letters.
Emily Anderson, OBE (1891 – 1962) was the expert translator and editor of Letters of Mozart and his family (as well as the Letters of Beethoven). She was a British Foreign Office official and scholar of German.
SUPERB ILLUSTRATED and ANNOTATED EDITION of these revealing letters with improved apparati.
Tight, bright, clean copy without any marks by previous owners.