olin Coleman Music

Id 14463
Category antiquarian music
Author / Composer [OPERA]
Title Extrait Des Airs François De tous Les Operas Nouveaux, qui ont eté representés. Appropriés Pour le Chant avec la Basse Continue. Partie V.
Place A Amsterdam
Publisher chez J.J. Hummel
Publication Date [1770]
ISBN / Plate No.
Size 4to. [iii (title, index)], 76pp.
Description Contemporary half leather (worn and cracked) with marbled boards. Some worm-holing to upper inner corners of opening leaves. Exquisite title-page with lady dancing to a gentleman's recorder-playing. Engraved. Includes items from operas by Grétry and Monsigny. Early ownership note on end-paper: "Purchased August 21st. 1903, by Lilian Aylmer Jones from Mrs. Bowen, landlady of the Star Hotel, Woodstock. It was given to Mrs. Bowens [sic] father (or grandfather) who was engineer at Blenheim Palace, by the then Duke of Marlborough".
Reference RISM B/II p.170. BUC p.13.
Price £300.00

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