Title: Mrs. Mary Blyth's Music. [Compendium of ...
Publication Date: 1825
Book Condition: Good
Early and uncommon nineteenth century sheet music. All with title page and 5 printed pages and undated unless otherwise stated; many pages with contemporary paper repairs, marks, stains and occasional fading. 1.Deserter written expressly for Miss Paton by Thomas Haynes Bayly (M.Gauci lithograped title page & 5pp., Mayhew & Co.) No other copy located. 2.Masaniello or the Dumb Girl of Portici; a Grand Opera written fir the English Stage by James Kenney. The music by Auber (Lithographed title-page, 7pp. + 1 page publisher's ads., I.Willis c.1829) copy in Gabrielle Enthoven Collection. 3.Alice Gray by Mrs Philip Millard (title, A.Pettet, 3rd ed., c.1830). 4.Rise Gentle Moon sung by Miss Love in the historical drama Charles the Twelfth written by J.R.Planche, composed by John Barnett (title, Mayhew & Co., c.1825) McMaster Library. 5.Plain Gold Ring by William Thomas Moncrieff, music Karl M. V. Weber (3rd edn., T.Williams). 6.Fairest Flower sung by Mr. Wood music by Alexander Lee (4th edn., Alexander Lee). 7.Canadian Boat-song for 3 voices by Thomas Moore (new enlarged edn., title, 11pp., J.Power). 8.Mountain Maid by John Sinclair (4th edn., litho title, 7pp., E.Dale). 9.Sailor's Tear (lacks title, 5pp.). 10.They Mourn me Dead in my Father's Hall by Edwrd Fitz Ball (7pp. inc. title, Goulding & D'Almaine). 11.Wilt Thou Tempt the Wave with Me by H.S.Van Dyk (litho. vignette, 4pp., Mayhew & Co.). 12.Banners of Blue by Sidney Waller music by G.F.Stansbury (litho title, 5pp. + publisher's ads., W.Wybrow). 13.Hey the Bonnie Breast Knots by John Sinclair (3rd edn., title signed by John Sinclair, 4pp., Mori & Lavenu). 14.Kate Kearney by James McEwen (lacks title, 3pp., Duncombe Beck). 15.La Petite Bernoise by Alexander Lee (lacks title, 9pp.). 16.Old English Gentleman by Charles H. Purday, to which is prefixed an account of the trial in the court of King's Bench (title, 4pp., Z.T.Purday, c.1850). 17.Rose of Cashmere by George Barker (lacks title, 3pp.). 18.All in the Garden of Beauty by A.Lee (lacks title). 19.Meet me by Moonlight by J.Augustine Wade (4th edn., 1pp. publisher's ads., F.T.Latour). 20.Green Bushes by J.B.Buckstone (no title, 4pp. numbered 143-6). 21.We Have Liv'd and Lov'd Together (litho title, 3pp., M. & N.Hanhart). 22.Rose of Allandale by S.Nelson (Leoni Lee). 23.Pretty Star of the Night or The Daylight has Long been Sunk under the Billow by Mrs.Waylett (title, 6pp., H.Wray). 24.Songs of the Gondola, Come oer the Moonlit Sea by L.Devereaux (litho title, 7pp., Leoni Lee). 25.Wild White Rose by Alexander Lee (H.Wray). 26.Bavarian Girl's Song Buy a Broom! by Alexander Lee (litho title, 6pp., Mayhew & Co.). 27.Oh Italy, Dear Italy by C.W.Glover (W.Freeman). 28.What's A' the Steer Kimmer or the Gude Wife's Welcome Hame (3 pages in contemporary manuscript). 29.7 further pages in contemporary manuscript, La Dorset, Hart's 7th Set Quadrilles, La Theodosia, L'Eremita. 30.Three waltzes for the PianoForte by Mozart (no title, 3pp., G.Shade). Finally 24 pages in cotemporary manuscript. 24 x 32 cm. Contemporary red dimpled cloth, spine with gilt lettering and double gilt fillet horizontal lines at head and tail (very slight wear). Compendiumn of Georgian songs in contemporary binding. Seller Inventory # 5246