Essen, Duisburg: G.D. Baedeker, 1820. Quarto. Contemporary marbled boards with portion of original printed wrappers laid down, red paper label to spine with titling in ink. 1f. (title), 1f. (r. dedication, v. blank), [v]-viii (forward), ix-x (contents), 160 pp.
Binding quite worn. Some foxing, mostly marginal, throughout; creasing to outer upper corners; occasional staining not affecting text. With contemporary ownership notations to front free endpaper dated 1820; ex-libris handstamps and some ink markings to title leaf. Quite a good copy.
Rare First edition of the second part of this early influential work on instruction of singing for children. The first part was published in1813. Eitner VIII pp. 149-150. Fétis Vol. 6 pp. 283-284. Very few copies located in OCLC. Item #12201
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