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Quarter notes and bank notes : the economics of music composition in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries / F.M. Scherer.

Author/creator Scherer, F. M. (Frederic M.)
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoPrinceton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©2004.
Descriptionx, 264 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series The Princeton economic history of the Western world
Princeton economic history of the Western world. ^A682933
Contents Introduction -- The political, social, and economic milieu -- Music composition as a profession -- Composers' backgrounds, aspirations, and economic rewards -- The geography of composer supply and demand -- Changes in transportation and composers' mobility -- The economics of music publishing -- Conclusion.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. [215]-258) and index.
LCCN 2003053645

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