The Resource Mr. Langshaw's square piano : the story of the first pianos and how they caused a cultural revolution, Madeline Goold

Mr. Langshaw's square piano : the story of the first pianos and how they caused a cultural revolution, Madeline Goold

Label
Mr. Langshaw's square piano : the story of the first pianos and how they caused a cultural revolution
Title
Mr. Langshaw's square piano
Title remainder
the story of the first pianos and how they caused a cultural revolution
Statement of responsibility
Madeline Goold
Title variation
Mister Langshaw's square piano
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Dewey number
786.2/1909
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
ML678.3
LC item number
.G66 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Mr. Langshaw's square piano : the story of the first pianos and how they caused a cultural revolution, Madeline Goold
Publication
Note
First published in Great Britain in 2008 by Corvo
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Journey -- Revival and restoration -- Broadwood pianos -- The two organists -- Keyboard makers -- Invention and enterprise -- The Langshaws of Lancaster -- Jack in London -- Jack's return to London -- A subscription concert at the Wesleys -- Pianos, culture and commerce -- Mr. John Langshaw -- Broadwood's global network -- Pianos in drawing-room and parlour -- The wife of the clergyman -- Epilogue: The music room -- Appendix I: Mr. John Langshaw's Broadwood piano purchases -- Appendix II: Langshaw pedigree -- Appendix III: Broadwoods
Control code
ocn429475183
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
vii, 280 p.
Isbn
9781933346212
Lccn
2009031824
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)429475183

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