Fétis, François-Joseph (1784-1871)
Notice of Anthony Stradivari, the Celebrated Violin-Maker, known by the name of Stradivarius: preceded by Historical and Critical Researches on the Origin and Transformations of Bow Instruments; and Followed by a Theoretical Analysis of the Bow... Robert Cocks & Co.: London, 1864. FIRST ENGLISH EDITION. Octavo. 132 pp. Raised frontispiece color portrait, facsimile of Stradivari letter. Cloth with blind-stamping. Corners bumped, covers a bit faded; otherwise fine.