The Harmonist in Miniature A Collection of Ancient & Modern Catches, Glees, Canons, Epigrams Volume 2 First Edition 1820 Very Good
Circa 1820. "Most respectfully inscribed to the Noblemen & Gentlemen of the Catch & Glee Clubs of Great Britain & Ireland". Volume 2 only. 80 engraved pages of ancient tunes. Decorative title page with steel engraving of harp, plus engraving of John Stafford Smith. Calf/Marbled 3/4 black boards. Includes The Silver Swan [Smith]; Come let us A Maying Go [Atterbury]; Prithee Foolish Boy [Stevens]; The Delight of Love [Dr Harrington]; The Gypsies Glee [Reeve]; The Fairies Glee [Calcott] and more.....Front hinge starting to loosen but binding still strong and sound. General browning/tanning inherent to quality of paper. ***
Author: Williams, T.
Published: 1820 T. Williams, Music Seller No. 2 The Strand, near Charing Cross London
Edition: First edition
Book Condition: Very Good