Bennett, John R. Melodiya: A Soviet Russian L.P. Discography (Discographies: Number 6) (Greenwood Press: Westport, CT, 1981) First printing. Part of the Association for Recorded Sound Collections Discographic Reference
Octavo. 832 pages. Bound in mustard colored boards printed in black. No DJ as issued.
Condition: Title page has a fold, Light staining and fingerprint marks on cover and edge of textblock as shown in the second photo. Pages appear clean with no notes or highlighting.
“Knowledge of just what recordings of classical music have been issued in the Soviet Union has been very limited to date, since only a small number of such recordings have been licensed for production and sale by West European and American companies. . . . Bennett’s discography of all LP recordings issued in Russia since 1951 is thus a valuable research tool for the serious record collector and music library. Choice”