On the sensations of tone as a physiological basis for the theory of music
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On the sensations of tone as a physiological basis for the theory of music by Hermann von Helmholtz

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Published by Longmans, Green in London, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sound,
  • Music -- Physiological aspects,
  • Music -- Acoustics and physics

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Hermann L. F. Helmholtz ; translated, thoroughly revised and corrected, rendered conformable to the fourth German edition of 1877, with numerous additional notes and a new additional appendix bringing down information to 1885 and especially adapted to the use of musical students by Alexander J. Ellis.
ContributionsEllis, Alexander John, 1814-1890.
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 575 p. :
Number of Pages575
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13548322M

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