An album of 10 songs sung by Lind with accompanying full-page lithographic illustrations. Jenny LIND.
An album of 10 songs sung by Lind with accompanying full-page lithographic illustrations.

An album of 10 songs sung by Lind with accompanying full-page lithographic illustrations.

Various imprints, but evidently assembled by a publisher and issued as the "Jenny Lind Album 1851."

Folio. Dark blue calf-backed original green silk doublure boards with large embossed title label to upper with titling within elaborate border printed in green with highly decorative embossed gold elements incorporating portrait miniatures in relief to each corner, decorative spine with titling gilt.

With 8 lithographic plates by Sarony and Brown featuring Lind in various settings and one full-page engraved portrait of the singer in formal attire, seated, published by W.L. Ormsby in New York.

Contains:

Benedict. Jenny Lind's Greeting to America. 8 pp.
Ahlstrom. The Herdsman's Song. 5 pp.
Benedict. Take this Lute. 7 pp.
Benedict. A Morning Song. 10 pp.
Taubert. Jenny Linds Celebrated Bird Song. 8 pp.
Randell. Swedish Carrier Dove. 6 pp.
Bellini. "Do not mingle, one human feeling." 6 pp.
Lindblad. Serenade on Adrias Sea. 8 pp.
Schumann. The Little Golden Ring. 7 pp.
Randell. Sounds so entrancing. 8 pp.

A near-fine, fresh copy.

A rare and attractive tribute to "The Swedish Nightingale." Item #28093

Price: $1,350.00  other currencies

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