Auction 408 / Lot n° 2415

TARTINI, Giuseppe (1692-1770) - Risposta di Giuseppe Tartini alla critica del di lui Trattato di musica di Monsignor Le Serre di Ginevra. Venice: Antonio Decastro, 1767. First edition of this response to Le Serre in which Tartini tries to explain the theory of music through mathematical formulas. Tartini was a well known violinist and composer. 8vo (188 x 128mm). Woodcut device on title, headpiece and initials (small hole on title with loss of a few letters, some light browning and staining). Original boards (some stains and tears).

Auction: 21 November 2017 at 15:00

Estimate € 1,000 - 1,500