London: J. Alexander, [ca. 1830]. Octavo. Full 19th century dark red morocco with spine in decorative compartments and titling gilt, all edges gilt. 1f. (recto title with engraved vignette of King David playing the harp by A. Dick), 300 (engraved music), [iv] (index to the music and poetry) pp.
With a frontispiece engraving of angels singing to shepherds by A. Dick. Front free endpaper with an inscription dated November 1833.
Binding worn and slightly rubbed; bumped at corners; head and tail of spine slightly frayed; upper hinge slightly split. Uniform light browning; minor foxing and wear; occasional small tears and repairs; several leaves partially detached.
Rare. COPAC (2 copies only, at King's College, London and the British Library). OCLC (3 copies in the U.S. only).
Includes a wide variety of music by British and European composers dating from the 16th-19th centuries. Item #29771
Price: $250.00 other currencies