Messiaen Perspectives 2
Techniques, Influence and Reception
The second of a two-volume work that examines Olivier Messiaen’s interconnections with his cultural milieux, this collection of 14 essays analyses his compositional approach and the repercussions of his music and includes Robert Fallon’s Catalogue of Messiaen’s Birds.
The Correspondence of Reginald Pole
Volume 1. A Calendar, 1518–1546: Beginnings to Legate of Viterbo
Archbishop of Canterbury and Cardinal, Reginald Pole (1500–1558) was a prolific letter writer and his correspondence forms a major source for historians of the early Reformation. This volume covers the period up to his break with Henry VIII and the move to papal service.
The Early Modern Englishwoman: A Facsimile Library of Essential Works
Series I: Printed Writings, 1550-1640: Part 2, Volume Three
This volume (3rd) presents three works by Lady Eleanor Davies (1590-1652), whose prophetic treatises frequently landed her in jail and finally in Bedlam. The works are: Warning to the Dragon, All the kings of the earth shall prayse thee and Woe to the House. No jacket.