Frédéric Chopin

Ballada As-Dur Op.47
 [Ms. destroyed; reproduction from a photograph in the Fryderyk Chopin Society, Warsaw]

[Ballade, piano, op.47 / no.4, Ab Major]

Chopin, Ballade in Ab Major, op.47

sample page

Faksymilowane Wydanie Autografow F. Chopina, 2. Krakow, 1952. Oblong, 35 x 28 cm, vii, 14 pp. Halftone of the autograph fair copy dedicated “à Mademoiselle Pauline de Noailles”, formerly in the possession of the firm Breitkopf & Härtel, Leipzig, and destroyed during World War II (the only other ms source of this ballade is the copy made by Camille Saint-Saëns, a text based on the Schlesinger first edition). Edited, with an introduction in Pol-Rus-Fr-Eng by Władysław Hordyński. Original wrappers. (few copies remaining) $55


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Chopin, Ballade in Ab Major, op.47, cover