Coimbra: Na Officina de Antonio Simoens Ferreyra, Impressor da Universidade, 1741. Quarto. 1f. (recto title, verso blank), 92 pp., 1f. (index). Fine woodcut headpiece and large decorative woodcut initial to page 1. Music printed in square-head notation throughout.
Lacking upper wrapper, lower worn, slightly soiled, and partially detached; front endpaper worn, with tears to blank upper inner margin. Slightly worn, browned, and foxed; minor creasing to corners; one word to p. 54 inked-over.
A very good, crisp, wide-margined copy overall, with strong impression.
[?]Second edition. De Vasconcellos: Os musicos portuguezes Vol. I pp. 223-224. Lemos: Impressor Musicais de Biblioteca Geral Universidad de Coimbra p. 23. Gregory Bartlett p. 52. RISM BVI pp. 205-206.
Maria was a singer in the convent of Santa Cruz in Coimbra and later at S Vicente de Fóra.
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