The Story of Benjamin Franklin's Glass ArmonicaBook - 2016
"A jewel of musical history-- the story of Ben Franklin's favorite invention, the glass armonica-- including the composers who wrote for it (Mozart, Beethoven, Handel, among others); Dr. Mesmer who used it to hypnotize; Marie Antoinette and the women who popularized it; its decline and recent comeback"--Amazon.com.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2016.
Edition: First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Branch Call Number: 786.8 MEAD
Characteristics: xxv, 258 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm