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Invitation to Subscription

The editors and the publisher Christoph Dohr hereby invites you to subscribe the Schumann Briefedition [Schumann letter edition]. Various possibilities are listed below.:

  • Buildup
    The Schumann Briefedition [Schumann letter edition] comprises, according to the present schedule, about 40 volumes in three series and one supplement. Further information can be found in the edition plan which is regularly updated.
  • Subscription of the Schumann-Briefedition
    The edition is to be subscribed as a whole (three series plus the supplement). An attractive discount on the articled shop price is given. This subscription discount amounts to 10-15%. The valid subscription prices for the different volumes are fixed by the publisher Dohr.
  • Subskription of single series
    The series I, II and III can be subscribed separately. The discount on the price of the single volume is then set on 5-7%. The valid subscription prices for each volume are aswell fixed by the publisher Dohr.
  • Supplement volumes.
    The supplement volumes cannot be subscribed as another „series“, they can be purchased separately or be subscribed within the whole subscription.
  • Obtaining single volumes
    All volumes can be purchased separately. The individual shop prices the publisher has set are to be paid.
  • Repeat orders
    It is possible for subscribers to reorder single volumes to the discount of the subscription.

Layout of the Volumnes

  • The volumes of the Schumann Briefedition [Schumann letter edition] will be printed in traditional offset-print on durable paper. Layout: Hardcover (linen), ribbon, each volume is shrink-wrapped.

Conditions of Subskription / Order

  • It is possible to subscribe the complete edition in any book- or music specialized store as well as via internet.
  • By the time the last volume has been published, the subscription ends for subscribers of the whole edition. For purchasers of single series the subscription ends once the last volume of a sequence has been published.
  • Having been given a discount, the subscriber is obliged to buy all volumes of the series (in the case of subscription of single series) or all volumes of the edition.
  • The single volumes range between 200 and 600 pages. The subscripted prices therefore range between 24.80 EUR and 59.80 EUR (according to the price level in spring 2008).
  • Price alterations can be made by the „Verlag Dohr“ without notice.


Chronology of Publishment

  • The Schumann Briefedition [Schumann letter edition] starts with the publication of series no. III.
  • For 2008, 2009 and 2010 the publishing of three volumes is guaranteed, for the following years the same is scheduled.
  • By reason of the Mendelssohn year 2009, volume 1 of series no. 2 is brought forward.
  • Details can be withdrawn from the publication plan. The publishing company and the editor reserve the right to change the publication plan for securing the editorial standard.

aktualisiert Samstag, 7. November 2015 updated
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