[Hoboken I:66, 69, and 74, arr.]. Dr. Haydn's Symphonies Arranged as Quintettos for a Flute, two Violins, Tenor, and Violoncello and with an adaption of Thorough-Bass, for the Piano Forte by Dr. Hague, Professor of Music in the University of Cambridge. Book I. [Parts]. Joseph HAYDN.

[Hoboken I:66, 69, and 74, arr.]. Dr. Haydn's Symphonies Arranged as Quintettos for a Flute, two Violins, Tenor, and Violoncello and with an adaption of Thorough-Bass, for the Piano Forte by Dr. Hague, Professor of Music in the University of Cambridge. Book I. [Parts]

London: Preston, [1805]. Folio. Disbound.

Violino primo: 1f. (title), [i] 15, [i] (blank) pp.
Violino secondo: 1f. (title), 13, [i] (blank) pp.
Viola: 1f. (title), 11, [i] (blank) pp.
Violoncello: 1f. (title), 11, [i] (blank) pp.
Pianoforte: 1f. (title), 23, [i] (blank) pp.
Engraved. Watermark "1805" to all parts.

All parts except that for the Pianoforte have part name added in manuscript to head of title and secondary pagination in manuscript to upper outer corners. Occasional annotations (notational corrections, dynamics, articulation, etc.) in both pencil and ink.

Some leaves of Violino Secondo part frayed at upper edge; ink stain to pp. 2-3 of Violoncello part; Piano Forte part frayed at spine. Lacking flute part.

A very good copy overall.

First Edition of this arrangement, most probably first issue. Hoboken Haydn catalogue I, pp. 95, 100, 113, and III, p. 28 (Coll.Sy.13). RISM H4080 (not distinguishing among issues).

The arrangement is by Charles Hague (1769-1821). Item #25457

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