approx. 63 pages ; 13x10.5 inches inches
This issue of Wisdom magazine - the Magazine of Knowledge for all America - is dated, July 1936. Franz Liszt on the cover Issue - published monthly by Theodore Presser Company of Philadelphia, Pa. at a cost of 25 cents an issue, at the time. Each issue offers fascinating pieces for the musical home, masterworks, outstanding vocal and instrumental novelties and delightful music pieces for children and educators. In this issue you get articles like, The Romance of " In the Gloaming by Myrtle T. Wilkins, The First Love of Franz Liszt by Stephen West, A Different Bach by Allen Spencer, Sources of Beethoven's Inspiration by Edouard Herriot, The Secrets of the Conductor by Fritz Reiner, Musicians and Their Food by Herschell C. Gregory, The Violoncello Shift by Joseph Suter, The Etude Historical Musical Portrait Series of some of the world's best-known musicians. The Junior Etude by Elizabeth A Gust that is filled with musical subject puzzles, games and mentions of awards. Music include The Ghost in the Fireplace by M. Crosby, Stolen Kisses by W. Rolfe, Danza Mexicana by C.W. Kern, Three Jolly Sailors by L.E. Stairs, Floating Clouds by S. Forrest, Little Helpers by F. Groton and more. A great collection of music information and education is in this magazine. Cover of magazine has been marked XG in pencil on the top left corner and a past owners name is written on the back cover upper right corner. Magazine is in excellent condition.