Lyric poems : being twenty four songs (never before printed:) /

by the late Matthew Prior Esqr ; set to music by several eminent masters

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Prior, Matthew, 1664-1721.
Other Authors: Fesch, Willem de, 1687-1761. Songs., Smith, John Christopher, 1712-1795. Songs.
Associated Name: Harding, Samuel (Publisher)
Format: Musical Score Book
Published: [London] : Printed for & sold by Sam: Harding, on the pavement in St: Martins-Lane, MDCCXLI [1741]
Physical Description:[2], 24; [2] leaves : engraved music, port. ; 28 cm (4to)
Place of Publication:
England -- London.
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General note:24 songs for voice and continuo (figured bass), mostly by W. De Fesch and J.C.[?] Smith.
Engraved portrait of Matthew Prior on title page.
Each song bears a separate imprint.
Printed on the recto of the leaves only, except for leaf 8, which is printed on the verso.
Citation / References note:Rothschild, 1689
ESTC, N470948
Immediate source of acquisition note:Donation; Victor Rothschild, 3rd Baron Rothschild; 1969.
Version note:Following leaf 24, includes, on the verso of the first MS leaf and on the recto of the second, lyric and music of "The Sheep Shearing Song" in manuscript.
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