The New Musical and Vocal Cabinet, Comprising a Selection of the most Favorite English Scotch & Irish Melodies, Arranged for the Voice, Violin Flute &c. As Sung at the Theatres, & Harmonic Meetings [Vol. I]. [Vocal line in G clef with text]. VOCAL MUSIC - Early 19th Century.

The New Musical and Vocal Cabinet, Comprising a Selection of the most Favorite English Scotch & Irish Melodies, Arranged for the Voice, Violin Flute &c. As Sung at the Theatres, & Harmonic Meetings [Vol. I]. [Vocal line in G clef with text]

London: H. Gray; Pritchard; J. Bysh, [ca. 1820]. 12mo. Half dark brown leather with marbled boards, titling and rules gilt to spine. 1f. (title with decorative vignette), 308, [iii]-vi ("Contents of the First Volume") pp. Music typeset.

Contains words and melodies to approximately 118 songs. With an early ownership signature to front free endpaper and another dated June 24, [19]34 to front pastedown and verso of front free endpaper.

Binding worn, rubbed and bumped; endpapers foxed. Light browning, heavier to several leaves; upper outer corners slightly creased; title quite foxed, with some dampstaining to blank margins; tear to middle portion of pp. 229-30, affecting a few words.

A later issue. Scarce. Cf. Humphries & Smith p. 161 (with a different address for publisher). Another edition with same pagination, but with a frontispiece portrait of John Braham, Esq., published by Thos. Kelly, in Stainer, p. 61. OCLC no. 863395860. Item #26870

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