Bachmann, Alberto (1875-1963)

Les Grands Violinistes du Passé

Librairie Fischbacher: Paris, 1913. Folio. 468 pp. on coated paper. Extensive illustrations, fold-out plates & music examples. Modern buckram binding with the original covers bound in. Minor repair to top of bound-in original cover, otherwise fine.
This impressive and rare volume was Josef Gingold's copy with his name gold-stamped on cover (also inscribed to him by Stefan Sopkin 1944 and additionally a note to Gingold tipped in by a student who had it bound for his 80th birthday in 1989).