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    DescriptionA handwritten serial number inside a neglected Broadwood square piano built in 1807 launches a captivating quest to uncover the remarkable history of these now almost forgotten musical instruments.


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    Title
    Mr. Langshaw's Square Piano
    Subtitle
    The Story of the First Pianos and How They Caused a Cultural Revolution
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Madeline Goold
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 280
    Width: 147 mm
    Height: 224 mm
    Thickness: 30 mm
    Weight: 499 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781933346212
    ISBN 10: 1933346213
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.7
    BIC E4L: MUS
    BIC subject category V2: AVRG
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Libri: I-MU
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/19CNTY
    Ingram Spring Arbor Market: Y
    BIC subject category V2: AVC
    BISAC V2.8: MUS023030
    Ingram Subject Code: MU
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    DC21: 786.2
    B&T General Subject: 540
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 14
    BISAC V2.8: MUS020000, HIS037060
    DC22: 786.2
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15940
    B&T Approval Code: A08600000, A08200000
    BISAC V2.8: HIS037050
    B&T Approval Code: A15202022
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 786.2/1909
    LC classification: ML678.3 .G66 2009
    LC subject heading: , , , , , , , , , ,
    BISAC region code: 1.1.2.2.0.0.0
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations, frontispiece
    Publisher
    BLUEBRIDGE
    Imprint name
    BLUEBRIDGE
    Publication date
    01 November 2009
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Madeline Goold holds a law degree from the London School of Economics. A sculptor and artist, she has also taught piano, which she has played since childhood.
    Review quote
    "A journey that will fascinate the reader . . . a riveting glimpse into a musical and social world, all thanks to Broadwood square piano #10651." --"The Historical Novels Review"