Leipzig: Friedrich Hofmeister [PN 5050], . Folio. Sewn.  (title), [i] (blank), 3-9, [i] (blank) pp. Engraved.
Edges slightly frayed and browned.
Rare. Probable First Edition. One copy at Staatsbibliothek Berlin. Date after review in Rheinische Musikzeitung 7, vol. 25 (Cologne, June 21, 1856), p. 195.
Fradel, whose first name is also sometimes given as Karl or Charles, was a composer from Vienna who emigrated to the U.S. in 1859 and died in New York.
The three compositions are preceded by the poems they illustrate: "Die Liebe sass als Nachtigall" (Emanuel Geibel); "Vor Liebe" (Julius Mosen); "Der träumende See" (Mosen). Item #25692
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