From Birchall's & Co. Library. MUSIC PUBLISHER'S CATALOGUE - English - Manuscript - Ca. 1820.

From Birchall's & Co. Library

Tall narrow folio (ca. 407 x 158 mm).

Lists 43 pieces in total, with entry dates of October 8, 1816 (7 pieces); November 25, 1817 (8 pieces); December 3, 1818 (8 pieces); March 12th (1 piece) and June 1, 1819 (16 pieces); and July 11, 1820 (3 pieces). Includes works by Braham, Cramer, Ferrari, Gelinek, Kalkbrenner, Kirman, Klose, Musard, Paer, Rossini, etc.

With minor annotations in pencil and some corrections in ink.

Slightly worn and browned; creased at horizontal folds; very slightly split at central fold.

Unusual. Possibly extracted from the publisher's manuscript log of works published.

Birchall was "one of the most important London music publishers ... After making his business one of the largest of its kind in London, Robert Birchall died in 1819. The firm now or shortly after (1821) became Birchall, Lonsdale, and Mills." Kidson: British Music Publishers, Printers, and Engravers, pp. 9-10.

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