The Mendelssohns on honeymoon : the 1837 diary of Felix and Cécile Mendelssohn Bartholdy together with letters to their families

by Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847.

Format: Print Book 1997
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks ML410.M5 A3 1997
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor - Music - Open Stacks
 
Call Number  ML410.M5 A3 1997
 
 
Summary
This is the first publication of the joint illustrated diary kept by the composer Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy and his wife Cécile, during their honeymoon and the early months of their marriage in 1837. It covers both travels in the Rhineland and Black Forest, and Mendelssohn's visit to England later that year, and includes unpublished correspondence, drawings, and watercolours by Mendelssohn.
Additional Information
Subjects Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, -- 1809-1847 -- Diaries.
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Cécile, -- 1817-1853 -- Diaries.
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, -- 1809-1847. -- Correspondence.
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Cécile, -- 1817-1853 -- Correspondence.
Composers -- Germany -- Diaries.
Publisher Oxford : New York :Clarendon Press ;1997
Oxford University Press,
Contributors Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Cécile, 1817-1853.
Ward Jones, Peter.
Language English
Description xxxi, 225 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 x 24 cm
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-213) and index.
ISBN 0198165978 (alk. paper)
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