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9780385354349 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, November 15, 2016, cover price $26.95

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Product Description: The Oxford Handbook of Sound and Image in Western Art examines, under one umbrella, different kinds of analogies, mutual influences, integrations and collaborations of audio and visual in different art forms. The book represents state-of-the-art case studies with key figures of modern thinking constituting a foundation for discussion...read more

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9780199841547 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 14, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: The Oxford Handbook of Sound and Image in Western Art examines, under one umbrella, different kinds of analogies, mutual influences, integrations and collaborations of audio and visual in different art forms.

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Revival movements aim to revitalize traditions perceived as threatened or moribund by adapting them to new temporal, spatial, and social contexts. While many of these movements have been well-documented in Western Europe and North America,those occurring and recurring elsewhere in the world have received little or no attention. Particularly under-analyzed are the aftermaths of revivals: the new infrastructures, musical styles, performance practices, subcultural communities, and value systems that grow out of these movements. The Oxford Handbook of Music Revival fills this gap, and helps us achieve a deeper understanding of how and why musical pasts are reimagined and transfigured in modern-day postindustrial, postcolonial, and postwar contexts. The book's thirty chapters present innovative theoretical perspectives illustrated through new ethnographic case studies on diverse music and dance cultures around the world. Together these essays reveal the potency of acts of revival, resurgence, restoration, and renewal in shaping musical landscapes and transforming social experience. The book makes a powerful argument for the untapped potential of revival as a productive analytical tool in contemporary, global contexts. With its detailed treatment of authenticity, recontextualization, transmission, institutionalization, globalization, the significance of history, and other key concerns, the collection engages with critical issues far beyond the field of revival studies and is crucial for understanding contemporary manifestations of folk, traditional, and heritage music in today's postmodern cosmopolitan societies.
By Juniper Hill (editor)

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9780199765034 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 29, 2014, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: Revival movements aim to revitalize traditions perceived as threatened or moribund by adapting them to new temporal, spatial, and social contexts.

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9780190618810 | Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 2016, cover price $50.00

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Product Description: Basic Elements of Music introduces readers to a wide range of knowledge essential for a well-rounded understanding of music. This primer surveys the history of music and the composers who made that history; the history of instrument families and how the instruments function; an introduction to the science of sound and sound production; the various types of ensembles; and the fundamentals of music theory, form in music, musical notation, and music vocabulary...read more

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9781442257788 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 25, 2016, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Basic Elements of Music introduces readers to a wide range of knowledge essential for a well-rounded understanding of music.

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9781442257795 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 16, 2016, cover price $35.00

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LISTENING TO MUSIC covers all the major topics of a typical music appreciation course, but adds two important pedagogical advantages: one, a CD in each student copy of the text contains all of the music discussed in Chapters 1-3, which covers the elements (or "fundamentals") of music, and two, listening exercises in the text. Chronologically ordered, this text covers traditional Western music from medieval to modern. Concluding chapters discuss popular and world music. Musical examples from each historical period are discussed within their social context.

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9780534517656 | 3 cdr edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, June 1, 2000), cover price $122.95 | About this edition: LISTENING TO MUSIC covers all the major topics of a typical music appreciation course, but adds two important pedagogical advantages: one, a CD in each student copy of the text contains all of the music discussed in Chapters 1-3, which covers the elements (or "fundamentals") of music, and two, listening exercises in the text.
9780534517359 | Cdr edition (Brooks/Cole Pub Co, December 20, 1999), cover price $45.95 | About this edition: LISTENING TO MUSIC covers all the major topics of a typical music appreciation course, but adds two important pedagogical advantages: one, a CD in each student copy of the text contains all of the music discussed in Chapters 1-3, which covers the elements (or "fundamentals") of music, and two, listening exercises in the text.
9780314097804 | Cdr edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 1996), cover price $92.95 | also contains Diesel Engine Management: Systems and Components
9780314097781 | 2 har/com edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, January 1, 1996), cover price $34.95
9780314911063 | Har/cas edition (Schirmer Books, January 1, 1992), cover price $53.95 | About this edition: LISTENING TO MUSIC covers all the major topics of a typical music appreciation course, but adds two important pedagogical advantages: one, a CD in each student copy of the text contains all of the music discussed in Chapters 1-3, which covers the elements (or "fundamentals") of music, and two, listening exercises in the text.
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9781133954729 | 7 pap/com/ edition (Schirmer Books, January 1, 2013), cover price $190.95 | About this edition: LISTENING TO MUSIC is designed to help develop and refine the listening skills of your students and inspire a lifelong appreciation of music.
9781439083451 | 6 pck pap/ edition (Schirmer Books, March 31, 2010), cover price $209.95 | About this edition: The only music appreciation text on the market to include listening exercises throughout the book, Listening to Music (Sixth Edition) masterfully develops and refines the listening skills of students.
9780495401414 | 5 pap/com edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, March 30, 2007), cover price $131.95 | About this edition: LISTENING TO MUSIC covers all the major topics of a typical music appreciation course, but adds two important pedagogical advantages: one, a CD in each student copy of the text contains all of the music discussed in Chapters 1-3, which covers the elements (or "fundamentals") of music, and two, listening exercises in the text.
9780495189732 | 5 pap/com edition (Schirmer Books, January 25, 2007), cover price $183.95 | About this edition: Listening to Music Fifth Edition Craig Wright.
9780534079451 | 4 pck pap/ edition (Thomson Learning, November 1, 2003), cover price $90.95 | About this edition: LISTENING TO MUSIC covers all the major topics of a typical music appreciation course, but adds two important pedagogical advantages: one, a CD in each student copy of the text contains all of the music discussed in Chapters 1-3, which covers the elements (or "fundamentals") of music, and two, listening exercises in the text.
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CD/Spoken Word:

9780534603755 | 4th edition (Wadsworth Pub Co, March 1, 2004), cover price $115.95

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A lower-price option for instructors wishing to teach online only.

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9781305867628 | 8 lslf/psc edition (Schirmer Books, January 1, 2016), cover price $71.95 | About this edition: A lower-price option for instructors wishing to teach online only.

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9781305627352 | 8 pck pap/ edition (Schirmer Books, January 1, 2016), cover price $149.95
9781439083475 | 6 pck pap/ edition (Schirmer Books, March 31, 2010), cover price $163.95 | About this edition: The brief volume of the first thirty-six chapters focuses on Western (or classical) music, which includes the first six parts of LISTENING TO MUSIC, Sixth Edition.
9780495116271 | Pap/com edition (Schirmer Books, January 23, 2007), cover price $157.95 | About this edition: The brief volume of the first 37 chapters focuses on Western (or classical) music, which includes the first 6 parts of LISTENING TO MUSIC, 5th Edition, and omits all end-of-chapter "Cultural Context" boxes.

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Product Description: Music is an art that, in one guise or another, permeates every human society. Though musical theory did not develop until the nineteenth century, rhythm has had the power to move people for millennia. Readers will travel the river of musical time, from early Indian and Chinese conceptions, when music was first used as a sonic vector for religion, through its development in the Middle Ages to great classical composers of the late eighteenth century to the music of today...read more

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9781680480917 | Britannica Educational Pub, September 26, 2015, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Music is an art that, in one guise or another, permeates every human society.

Product Description: Women and the Word examines why, in today's secular society, so many of the finest British and American women novelists seem preoccupied with Biblical themes and stories. It offers informed and challenging analysis of individual novels and stories for the literary critic and student...read more

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9780312238209, titled "Women and the Word: Contemporary Women Novelists and the Bible" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 2000, cover price $55.01 | also contains Women and the Word: Contemporary Women Novelists and the Bible | About this edition: Women and the Word examines why, in today's secular society, so many of the finest British and American women novelists seem preoccupied with Biblical themes and stories.

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I have known Beate Carriere for several years and have always been impressed by her deep understanding of the whole field of physiotherapy. In our discussions her questions and comments have been inspiring and demonstrate that her knowledge is not only based on reading but rather on life-long clinical practice and experience. Thus, it is no wonder that her book is excep­ tional, presenting the physiology, the pathophysiology, and a technical description of recommended exercises and their clinical application - and not as general recommendations but with con­ vincing examples. All three of the sections are written in clear, understandable language. The author discusses the use of the Swiss ball; however, she did not limit herself to a technical description. Instead she set out to discover the underlying physiological mechanisms and has succeeded in showing how a knowledgable physiotherapist can contribute to the development of physiotherapy as a science. Though based on the concept of S. Klein-Vogelbach, Beate Carriere has added so many of her own exercises, descriptions, and explanations that we are justified in speaking about the Carriere concept of using the Swiss ball. What I appreciate in particular is her critical view and attempt to see the patient and his problems from all possible aspects. Therefore, she does not consider the Swiss ball program the one and only means of treat­ ment but incorporates other approaches as well.
By Rowan Pease (editor)

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9780415723107 | Routledge, May 7, 2015, cover price $145.00
9780387611440, titled "The Swiss Ball: Theory, Basic Exercises and Clinical Application" | Springer Verlag, November 1, 1997, cover price $55.01 | also contains The Swiss Ball: Theory, Basic Exercises and Clinical Application | About this edition: I have known Beate Carriere for several years and have always been impressed by her deep understanding of the whole field of physiotherapy.

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9780415723114 | Routledge, May 7, 2015, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Pieces of the Musical World: Sounds and Cultures is a fieldwork-based ethnomusicology textbook that introduces a series of musical worlds each through a single "piece.

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Product Description: The most fundamental subject of music scholarship provides the common focus of this volume of essays: music itself. For the distinguished scholars from the field of musicology and related areas of the humanities and social sciences, the search for music itself—in its vastly complex and diverse forms throughout the world—characterizes the lifetime of reflection and writing by Bruno Nettl, the leading ethnomusicologist of the past generation...read more
By Philip V. Bohlman (editor)

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9781442242074 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, May 21, 2015, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: The most fundamental subject of music scholarship provides the common focus of this volume of essays: music itself.

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Product Description: How do you tell the key of a piece—without looking at a score? How do you know when a musical work ended before an audience applauds or a radio announcer returns on air? Was there, in fact, a ‘breakdown of tonality’ in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries? These questions and others are the focus of David Wulstan’s Listen Again: A New History of Music...read more

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9781442237490 | Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, October 29, 2015, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: How do you tell the key of a piece—without looking at a score?

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Product Description: What does music have to say about modernity? How can this apparently unworldly art tell us anything about modern life? In Out of Time, author Julian Johnson begins from the idea that it can, arguing that music renders an account of modernity from the inside, a history not of events but of sensibility, an archaeology of experience...read more

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9780190233273 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 31, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: What does music have to say about modernity?
9780405121722, titled "Aircraft of the World" | Ayer Co Pub, June 1, 1979, cover price $37.95 | also contains Aircraft of the World

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Product Description: A new narrative for the emergence of human music, drawing from archaeology, cognitive science, linguistics, and evolutionary theory.What is the origin of music? In the last few decades this centuries-old puzzle has been reinvigorated by new archaeological evidence and developments in the fields of cognitive science, linguistics, and evolutionary theory...read more

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9781935408659 | Zone Books, February 27, 2015, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: A new narrative for the emergence of human music, drawing from archaeology, cognitive science, linguistics, and evolutionary theory.

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Contains Chapter overviews, Key Terms, Study questions, and Critical Thinking Exercises.

Hardcover:

9780133861471 | 8 psc edition (Prentice Hall, January 3, 2015), cover price $68.33
9780205632169 | 6 cdr stu edition (Prentice Hall, October 6, 2009), cover price $39.60
9789990226669 | Prentice Hall, May 30, 2004, cover price $0.02
9780131505636 | Pck cdr edition (Prentice Hall, May 14, 2004), cover price $44.00
9780130256706 | 2 pck edition (Prentice Hall, October 1, 1999), cover price $82.00
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9780134192239 | 8 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, January 6, 2015), cover price $117.93
9780205922505, titled "Understanding Music: Books a La Carte Edition" | 7 pck unbn edition (Prentice Hall, September 25, 2012), cover price $80.67
9780205909858 | 7 pck pap/ edition (Prentice Hall, May 3, 2012), cover price $109.67
9780205441013 | 7 edition (Prentice Hall, March 23, 2012), cover price $89.00
9780205887088 | 7 unbnd edition (Prentice Hall, March 23, 2012), cover price $60.67
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CD/Spoken Word:

9780133796384 | 8 edition (Prentice Hall, January 24, 2015), cover price $52.20
9780130343376 | 2 edition (Prentice Hall, August 1, 2001), cover price $46.80
9780136063360 | Prentice Hall, April 1, 2000, cover price $32.00 | also contains Cartesian Impedance Control of Redundant and Flexible-Joint Robots

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A dynamic and expansive tour through 40,000 years of music, from prehistoric instruments to modern-day pop songs.Music is an intrinsic part of everyday life, and yet the history of its development from single notes to multi-layered orchestration can seem bewilderingly complex.In his dynamic tour through 40,000 years of music, from prehistoric instruments to modern-day pop, Howard Goodall leads us through the story of music as it happened, idea by idea, so that each musical innovation―harmony, notation, sung theatre, the orchestra, dance music, recording―strikes us with its original force. Along the way, he also gives refreshingly clear descriptions of what music is and how it works: what scales are all about, why some chords sound discordant, and what all post-war pop songs have in common.The story of music is the story of our urge to invent, connect, rebel―and entertain. Howard Goodall's beautifully clear and compelling account is both a hymn to human endeavor and a groundbreaking map of our musical journey. 16 pages of B&W and color photographs

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9781605985381 | Pegasus Books, January 7, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: A dynamic and expansive tour through 40,000 years of music, from prehistoric instruments to modern-day pop songs.

Paperback:

9781605986708 | Reprint edition (Pegasus Books, January 15, 2015), cover price $15.95

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9781482995282 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 7, 2014), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [MP3-CD audiobook format in Vinyl case.

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9781624035555, titled "A History of Music" | Essential Library, January 1, 2015, cover price $35.64

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Product Description: Best-selling MUSIC LISTENING TODAY, 6e leads you on an enchanting journey through the history of music from the early Western period to the present day--teaching you how to listen as you go. Its unique chronological framework helps you understand and appreciate different styles, forms, and genres of music...read more

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9781305642607 | 6 unbnd edition (Cengage Learning, January 29, 2015), cover price $142.95 | About this edition: Best-selling MUSIC LISTENING TODAY, 6e leads you on an enchanting journey through the history of music from the early Western period to the present day--teaching you how to listen as you go.
9781285857749 | 6 edition (Schirmer Books, January 22, 2015), cover price $210.95 | About this edition: Best-selling MUSIC LISTENING TODAY, 6e leads you on an enchanting journey through the history of music from the early Western period to the present day--teaching you how to listen as you go.
9781305638402 | 6 pck unbn edition (Schirmer Books, January 1, 2015), cover price $149.95 | About this edition: Best-selling MUSIC LISTENING TODAY, 6e leads you on an enchanting journey through the history of music from the early Western period to the present day--teaching you how to listen as you go.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781285872384 | 6 edition (Cengage Learning, January 1, 2015), cover price $30.95

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Product Description: Best-selling MUSIC LISTENING TODAY, 6e leads you on an enchanting journey through the history of music from the early Western period to the present day--teaching you how to listen as you go. Its unique chronological framework helps you understand and appreciate different styles, forms, and genres of music...read more

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9781285858128 | 6 pap/psc edition (Schirmer Books, January 1, 2015), cover price $202.95 | About this edition: Best-selling MUSIC LISTENING TODAY, 6e leads you on an enchanting journey through the history of music from the early Western period to the present day--teaching you how to listen as you go.

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Product Description: Revisit the Golden Age of classical music in America through the witty and adventurous reviews of our greatest critic-composer: For fourteen memorable years Virgil Thomson surveyed the worlds of opera and classical music as the chief music critic for the New York Herald Tribune...read more
By Tim Page (editor) and Virgil Thomson

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9781598533095 | Library of America, October 16, 2014, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Revisit the Golden Age of classical music in America through the witty and adventurous reviews of our greatest critic-composer: For fourteen memorable years Virgil Thomson surveyed the worlds of opera and classical music as the chief music critic for the New York Herald Tribune.

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Product Description: You might have a fantasy of someday recording a song or playing music on stage for a cheering audience. Many people dream of becoming a rock, rap, or pop starbut not everyone understands just what it takes to turn music into a successful career...read more

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9781422231722 | Mason Crest, September 1, 2014, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: You might have a fantasy of someday recording a song or playing music on stage for a cheering audience.

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Product Description: You’re a smart person but you don’t know a lot about classical music because they didn’t teach it in your school. Still, you know something about classical music, whether it’s the “da-da-da-dum” opening of Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony or that a famous shaggy dog was named after that same composer...read more

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9781937636234, titled "The Smart Guide to Classical Music" | 2 edition (Independent Pub Group, April 1, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: You’re a smart person but you don’t know a lot about classical music because they didn’t teach it in your school.
9781937636227, titled "The Smart Guide to Classical Music" | Independent Pub Group, December 15, 2013, cover price $21.95

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Product Description: Where did the major scale come from? Why does most traditional non-Western music not share Western principles of harmony? What does the inner structure of a canon have to do with religious belief? Why, in historical terms, is J.S...read more

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9781442235281 | Reprint edition (Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc, March 4, 2014), cover price $39.00 | About this edition: Where did the major scale come from?

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Hardcover:

9781410466495 | Large print edition (Thorndike Pr, March 12, 2014), cover price $31.99
9781455501359 | Grand Central Pub, June 18, 2013, cover price $27.00

Paperback:

9781455501373 | Reprint edition (Grand Central Pub, May 12, 2015), cover price $16.00

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The definitive history of Western music, now with Total Access. Combining current scholarship with cutting-edge pedagogy, the Ninth Edition of A History of Western Music is the text that students and professors have trusted for generations. Because listening is central to music history, the new Total Access program provides a full suite of media resources―including an ebook and premium streaming recordings of the entire Norton Anthology of Western Music repertoire―with every new text. Combining thoughtful revisions―particularly to chapters on the twentieth and twenty-first centuries―with exceptional media resources, A History of Western Music provides all the resources that students need in a text that will last a lifetime.

Hardcover:

9780393918298 | 9 har/psc edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, April 15, 2014), cover price $144.85 | also contains A History of Western Music
9789990093810 | 7 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2005), cover price $0.02 | also contains A History of Western Music, A History of Western Music

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9780393937114 | Gardners Books, February 14, 2014, cover price $61.05 | also contains A History of Western Music | About this edition: The definitive history of Western music, now with Total Access.

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Describes and illustrates a wide range of musical styles found in Western culture throughout history, and highlights the art and contributions of significant composers

Hardcover:

9780393918298 | 9 har/psc edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, April 15, 2014), cover price $144.85 | also contains A History of Western Music
9789990093810 | 7 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, July 1, 2005), cover price $0.02 | also contains A History of Western Music, A History of Western Music
9780393969047 | 5th edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, March 1, 1996), cover price $68.20 | About this edition: Describes and illustrates a wide range of musical styles found in Western culture throughout history, and highlights the art and contributions of significant composers
9780393991383 | 4th edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 1, 1988), cover price $51.15 | About this edition: This is a chronological presentation of the development of Western music within Western culture.
9780393956276 | 4th edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, June 1, 1988), cover price $47.95 | also contains Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War | About this edition: Describes and illustrates a wide range of musical styles found in Western culture throughout history, and highlights the art and contributions of significant composers

Paperback:

9780393937114 | Gardners Books, February 14, 2014, cover price $61.05 | also contains A History of Western Music | About this edition: The definitive history of Western music, now with Total Access.

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