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Oblong Octavo. Backed in sheep with printed paper over boards; both covers are quite weak and broken at various places and significantly rubbed with much loss to the printed paper; foxing/toning throughout else a clean textblock that is quite sound; scarce in such an early edition; Fair binding. N° de réf. du libraire
Titre : THE MISSOURI HARMONY; OR A COLLECTION OF ...
Éditeur : E. Morgan and Son
Date d'édition : 1937
Reliure : Quarter Leather
Etat du livre : Fair binding
Edition : Stereotype Edition.
Description du livre E. Morgan and Son, Cincinnati, 1837. Quarter Leather. État : Fair binding. Stereotype Edition. Oblong Octavo. By one of a number of "Singing Masters" who helped organize singing schools to improve congregational singing in the 18th century and the earlier years of the 19th [see David L. Crouse; ALLEN D. CARDEN: EARLY TENNESSEE MUSICIAN; Tennessee Historical Quarterly, Spring, 1980; Vol. 39, No. 1). A well worn copy. Printed paper over boards backed in sheep; both covers are quite weak and broken at various places and significantly rubbed with much loss to the printed paper; foxing/toning throughout else a clean textblock that is quite sound; scarce in such an early edition. Fair binding. N° de réf. du libraire 276085
Description du livre Morgan and Sanxay, Cincinnati, (OH), 1836. "Sterotype edition" (first published in St. Louis in 1820, then reprinted in Cincinnati in 1825, 1827, and 1830 and annually there, 1832-1841). Oblong 4to. 200, 40 pp. Shape-note notation for three or four voices. All of the early editions are uncommon in trade. OCLC locates 11 copies of this edition (UCLA, Chicago Public, Manchester College, New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary, Boston Public, Appalachian State, Duke, Moravian Music Foundation, Princeton, Cincinnati/Hamilton County Public, Ransom Center). Original roan-backed printed boards (severely rubbed, corners and edges eroded). Spine ends chipped, front joint separated, lacking all front endpapers to title page, title page worn and soiled, with one repair to verso, claiming several letters in the title. Still a good copy. (2486). N° de réf. du libraire 56055