Item #37749 Leaves from the Journals of Sir George Smart. With Portrait and Facsimile of Beethoven Canon. SMART, H. Bertram Cox, C. L. E. Cox.
Leaves from the Journals of Sir George Smart. With Portrait and Facsimile of Beethoven Canon

Leaves from the Journals of Sir George Smart. With Portrait and Facsimile of Beethoven Canon

London: Longmans, Green, 1907. Hardcover.

Octavo. Full maroon cloth with titling gilt to spine. 1f. (recto half-title, verso blank), 1f. (recto title, verso dedication) [v]-vi (preface) [vii]-x (contents), 1f. (recto list of illustrations, verso blank), 355, [i] (printer's note) pp. With half-length frontispiece portrait of Smart after the painting by W. Bradley. From the collection of Scottish composer, editor, and collector Alfred Moffat (1863-1950), with a note in Moffat's hand signed and dated Jan. 8, 1919 to front free endpaper stating that the copy belonged to Dr. J. L. Southgate, who wrote a review of the book for the February, 1908 issue of The Musical Times. A copy of the relevant pages containing the printed review are tipped onto the front endpaper. Binding slightly worn; endpapers browned. Minor foxing throughout; occasional marginal pencilling.

Good.

Smart was an English composer, conductor, and organist.

Item #37749

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