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    [Ludwig van Beethoven]. Alexander Wheelock Thayer. PRESENTATION BOOKPLATE. The Life of the Ludwig van Beethoven. Edited by Henry Edward Krehbiel. New York: The Beethoven Association, [1921]. Second printing. Presentation Copy to Eugène Ysaÿe by the Beethoven Association, written on front flap and bookplate in Volume I. Three quarto volumes. Publisher's bindings and dust jackets. Slight rubbing and wear to covers. Jackets rubbed with light toning, small tears, and some light chipping. Front hinges lightly starting. All volumes have bookplates, though Vols. II & III not with the name of Ysaÿe. Otherwise, a generally very good set with the wonderful provenance of having been presented to the "King of the Violin" by The Beethoven Society.

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    April, 2012
    12th Thursday
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