olin Coleman Music


Id 17018
Category antiquarian music
Author / Composer
Title Clio and Euterpe or British harmony. A Collection of Celebrated Songs and Cantatas By the most approv'd Masters. Curiously Engrav'd, With the Thorough Bass for the Harpsicord and Transposition for the German Flute, Embelish'd with Designs adapted to each Song. In III Volumes. Volume the Third containing near two Hundred Airs.
Place London
Publisher Sold by the Proprietor Henry Roberts
Publication Date 1762
ISBN / Plate No.
Series
Size 8vo. [vii (frontispiece, title, index)], 200pp. (lacking pp.7-10, 15-18, 25/26, 33/34, 39-42, 47-50, 57/58, 63-68, 73/74, 81/82, 87/88, 95-106, 111/112, 121-124, 129/130137/138, 143/144, 151/152, 159/160, 167/170, 183-186, 191/192, 195-198).
Description Mottled calf (backstrip worn away, contents mostly detached). Some headpieces hand-coloured. Engraved by Henry Roberts (fl.1739-d. before 1790). Each item with illustrated head-piece. Some items have individual flute arrangements that follow. Some of the composers named in this collection are: Miller, H. Purcell, Dr Arne, Defesch, Corfe, Burgess, Handel, Leveridge, Oswald, Granom, St. Germain, Dunn, Greene, J. Jackson, W. Riley, Hudson, Lampe, Dr Heighington, Palma, Smith, Worgan, Rameau, Hawdon, Baildon, Burney, Wynne, S. Long, Buswell, Bell, Weideman, Popely, Travers, Selby, Attfield, Bryan, Abington, J. Gerrard, Holmes, Baker, Orme".
Reference Smith2 p.172. RISM B/II p.132. BUC p.201.
Price £50.00

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