The Letters of Claudio Monteverdi
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Printed: 1980 Author: Claudio Monteverdi
Publisher: Cambridge University Press ISBN: 052123591X
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Hardcover (October 1980), usually ships within 2-3 days.
Amazon Review
This is the fullest edition of Monteverdi's letters yet to appear in any language, presenting each of his 126 known letters in English translation. Spanning the years 1601-1643, the letters give an unrivalled picture of the life of a busy composer at one of the most exciting and crucial periods in music history. This new edition incorporates numerous corrections and a great deal of new material.
--This text refers to the Hardcover edition.