Wien: Ant. Diabelli & Comp. [PN D. et C. No. 6268], . Folio. Disbound, with remnants of sewing. [i] (title), 2-23, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved. Scored for Soprano, Alto (both in G clef), Tenore (in C clef), Basso (in F clef), and Pianoforte (G and F clefs).
Some note names in pencil above noteheads to pp. 8-14 to Tenore part.
Slightly foxed; edges browned and slightly dampstained.
First Edition. Deutsch, p. 512 (dated "early 1840"). Hoboken 14, 503. Hirsch IV, 617 ("op. 139a"). The opus number 139 was later also assigned to "Nachtgesang im Walde," D913, which was published by Haslinger in 1846.
The annotations to the tenor part suggest that the copy was used by a singer unfamiliar with the tenor clef.
The text is by Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué (1777-1843). Item #23495
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