1952 · New York
Ex-libris the noted musicologist Howard Mayer Brown, with his signature to upper outer corner of title-page and publisher's handstamp to lower outer corner.
Wrappers slightly soiled with minor wear to spine. Some leaves slightly creased; minor annotations in pencil throughout. First Edition, variant issue, with text in English only. Kirchmeyer 79-2, p. 461 (edition with text in both English and German).
Premiered in Los Angeles on 11 November 1952 conducted by Stravinsky. (Inventory #: 33667)