[pre-printed letter with handwritten entries: Roman = printed; Italic = stenographically handwritten]

J. G. COTTA’SCHE BUCHHANDLUNG NACHFOLGER
STUTTGART UND BERLIN

STUTTGART, den 9. September 1908.

Herrn Dr. Heinrich Schenker
Wien III, Reisnerstr. 38.

Sehr geehrter Herr Doktor! 1

Wir beehren uns, Ihnen in der Anlage Abrechnung über den Absatz der „Neuen musikalischen Theorien und Phantasien“ Bd I. im Jahre 1907 zu übersenden und lassen den Ihnen hieraus zukommenden Gewinnanteil von M. 334.20 Pf.* gleichzeitig per Postanweisung in Bar folgen.

* abzüglich unseres Guthabens lt. Nota M 27.50
in Summa also M 306.70


Mit vorzüglicher Hochachtung
[signed:] ppa. J.G. Cotta’sche Buchhandlung Nachfolger
[signed:] H Kurz

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2005, 2017

[pre-printed letter with handwritten entries: Roman = printed; Italic = stenographically handwritten]

SUCCESSORS TO J. G. COTTA'S BOOK DEALERSHIP
STUTTGART AND BERLIN

STUTTGART, September 9, 1908

Dr. Heinrich Schenker
Vienna III, Reisnerstraße 38

Dear Dr. [Schenker], 1

In the enclosure, we have the honor of forwarding to you the sales figures for New Musical Theories and Fantasies, vol. I for the year 1907, and are simultaneously sending you by postal money order in cash your share of the profits from this of M. 334.20 Pf.*

* less our credit balance of M 27.50
Total thus M 306.70


With kind regards,
[signed:] ppa. Successors to J. G. Cotta's Book Dealership
[signed:] H. Kurz

© Translation Ian Bent, 2005, 2017

[pre-printed letter with handwritten entries: Roman = printed; Italic = stenographically handwritten]

J. G. COTTA’SCHE BUCHHANDLUNG NACHFOLGER
STUTTGART UND BERLIN

STUTTGART, den 9. September 1908.

Herrn Dr. Heinrich Schenker
Wien III, Reisnerstr. 38.

Sehr geehrter Herr Doktor! 1

Wir beehren uns, Ihnen in der Anlage Abrechnung über den Absatz der „Neuen musikalischen Theorien und Phantasien“ Bd I. im Jahre 1907 zu übersenden und lassen den Ihnen hieraus zukommenden Gewinnanteil von M. 334.20 Pf.* gleichzeitig per Postanweisung in Bar folgen.

* abzüglich unseres Guthabens lt. Nota M 27.50
in Summa also M 306.70


Mit vorzüglicher Hochachtung
[signed:] ppa. J.G. Cotta’sche Buchhandlung Nachfolger
[signed:] H Kurz

© Transcription Ian Bent, 2005, 2017

[pre-printed letter with handwritten entries: Roman = printed; Italic = stenographically handwritten]

SUCCESSORS TO J. G. COTTA'S BOOK DEALERSHIP
STUTTGART AND BERLIN

STUTTGART, September 9, 1908

Dr. Heinrich Schenker
Vienna III, Reisnerstraße 38

Dear Dr. [Schenker], 1

In the enclosure, we have the honor of forwarding to you the sales figures for New Musical Theories and Fantasies, vol. I for the year 1907, and are simultaneously sending you by postal money order in cash your share of the profits from this of M. 334.20 Pf.*

* less our credit balance of M 27.50
Total thus M 306.70


With kind regards,
[signed:] ppa. Successors to J. G. Cotta's Book Dealership
[signed:] H. Kurz

© Translation Ian Bent, 2005, 2017

Footnotes

1 Receipt of this letter is not recorded in Schenker's diary. See OJ 9/32, [25] of the same date for sales report enclosed with this letter.

Commentary

Format
printed letter, handwritten address and entries
Provenance
Schenker, Heinrich (document date-1935)--Schenker, Jeanette (1935-c.1942)--Ratz, Erwin (c.1942-c.1955)--Jonas, Oswald (c.1955-1978)--University of California, Riverside (1978--)
Rights Holder
Schiller-Nationalmuseum/Deutsches Literaturarchiv, Cotta Archiv (Stiftung der Stuttgarter Zeitung), Marbach am Neckar, Germany as representatives of J. G. Cotta'sche Buchhandlung; in the public domain. Published here by kind permission.
License
Permission granted by the Cotta Archiv (Stiftung der Stuttgarter Zeitung) of the Schiller-Nationalmuseum/Deutsches Literaturarchiv, Marbach am Neckar, Germany, on July 20, 2005. Any claim to intellectual rights on this document should be addressed to the Schenker Correspondence Project, Faculty of Music, University of Cambridge, at schenkercorrespondence [at] mus (dot) cam (dot) ac (dot) uk.

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Last updated: 2012-11-02