London: J. B. Cramer, Addison & Beale... S. Chappell [PN 604], [1840s]. Folio. Disbound. 1f. (title with vignette by W. Gauci with a view of Edinburgh), [i] (blank), 2-19, [i] (blank) pp. Title lithographed; music engraved. Cue-size notes and ossia staves for performance without accompaniment.
With the autograph signature of the composer, "I. Moscheles," in ink to lower right corner of title. Early owner's signature, "Mrs. Douglas Mercer," in ink to upper right corner of title.
Paper tape reinforcement to spine torn and partially detached. Uniformly browned; some bleeding and offsetting; edges creased; small tear to outer edge of title; crosses in pencil to outer edges of pp. 16 and 17.
First English edition, later issue (there are at least three different issues: the first was published ca. 1828, the other two include publisher's catalogues, either to page  (see digitized copy at Bayerische Staatsbibliothek, Munich) or page  (see digitized copy at Eastman School of Music, Rochester, NY). Not in the Thematisches Verzeichnis.
The original title of the work is in German: Anklänge aus Schottland. It was composed in 1826 and first published in that same year by Hofmeister in Leipzig. Item #25045
Price: $250.00 other currencies