This listing is for Time Life Record Special Edition Richard Wagner Three Book Volume Set In Slipcase Hardcover. HardcoverPublisher: Time-Life; Time-Life Records Special edition (January 1, 1972)Language: English TIME LIFE RECORDS SPECIAL EDITION (THREE VOLUME SET IN SLIPCASE): RICHARD WAGNER, THE MAN, HIS MIND, AND HIS MUSIC; THE PERFECT WAGNERITE, A COMMENTARY ON THE NIBLUNG'S RING; RING RESOUNDING Hardcover. This is a three volume set of Time Life books in a hardcover slipcase. Titles included in this set are: Richard Wagner: the Man, his Mind, and his Music, The Perfect Wagnerite, and Ring Resounding. Commentaries on two of Richard Wager's chief works. Richard Wagner: the Man, his Mind, and his Music is a a wonderfully detailed chronology of Richard Wagner biography. Included in the first book are full-color pictures and paintings throughout Richard Wagner's life. The second book included, 'The Perfect Wagnerite,' is a commentary on Niblung's Ring. The last book 'Ring Resounding' by record producer John Culshaw's account of the first recording of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen in Vienna, as conducted by Georg Solti for Decca -- the first commercially produced stereo set of the massive four-opera cycle; considered a milestone in recorded music history. A beautiful gift for any opera, or core music lover. Please see our other listings as we have many related items and various other treasures you may be interested in!!! I do combine winning products for savings on shipping and try to keep shipping charges as close to accurate as possible. Thanks for visiting our listings and especially for looking!!!