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Author Bloch, Ernst, 1885-1977.

Title Essays on the philosophy of music / Ernst Bloch ; translated by Peter Palmer ; with an introduction by David Drew.

Imprint Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1985.


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Description xlviii, 250 p. ; 23 cm.
Note Translated from German.
Includes index.
Contents The philosophy of music -- Magic rattle, human harp -- Paradoxes and the pastorale in Wagner's music -- On the mathematical and dialectical character in music -- The exceeding of limits and the world of man at its most richly intense in music.
Subject Music.
Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
Added Author Palmer, Peter, 1945-
Added Title Essays. Selections. English.
ISBN 0521248736 : $49.50
0521312132 (pbk.)

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