New York: The Century Co., 1913. First Edition. INSCRIBED on ffep 'Flavor in food is what/expression is in music/and sympathy in women./For my sympathetic friend/Leonida Fudakowska/New York March 20, 1919/Henry T. Finck.' Octavo; xviii, 594pp. A few pencil notes at rear, otherwise a Near Fine copy in publisher's green cloth with decoration in black and lettering in gold to front cover and spine. Item #21032
The author was a well-known New York music critic and champion of Ignace Paderewski who introduced Leonida Fudakowska to George Fudakowski; they were later married in a ceremony witnessed by Paderewski and his wife, and he became the godfather of their first son, Thomas Ignace Fudakowski.