London, Nd. (ca.1830): VARIOUS. Hard Cover. Small Folio. Item #4805
A collection of 24 German songs and music by various composers; Beethoven, Schubert, Sphr, Thalberg, etc. Translated and engraved for English use. All bound in contemporary 3/4 brown calf over marbled paper covered boards, raised bands, red morocco spine label gilt, brown endpapers. Wear to corners, Contemprary name and manuscript list of songs including; Beethoven's "O Tu, La Cui Dolce Possanza," "Aria from the opera of Fidelio," "Know'st Thou the Land," and "Oh What Dreary Gloom." Schubert's "Six Songs" with tape mends to closed tears on numbers 1 & 6, Thomas Moore's "A Canadian Boat Song," etc.and the last song with edge wear. A very nice collection.