Published by Lear, New York.
Dust jacket is present. In Good condition. Marks. Tanned. Foxed. Chips and tears. Synopsis on front flap.
Cover is hard bound in Blue cloth. In Good condition. Shelf and edge wear. Corners bumped.
End papers are intact. Tanned. Foxed. Marks. Bookseller’s label on front pastedown.
Preliminaries – frontispiece, foreword.
Main text body –xiv, 212 pages. In Good condition.
Back matter – notes, index.
Edges are even. Foxed.
Spine is tight with no gutter damage. Gilt lettering. Ends bumped.
Page structure is sound with no missing pages.
Claude Debussy’s only book deserves a wide hearing even more for its author’s traits of character and mastery of style than for his eminence as one of the rare creative artists of his time.