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xii/287 286 pages; Width: 5" Height: 7.75" . From the preface: "The matter contained in this Essay formed the subject of a course of lectures (with illustrations) on the 'National Music of Ireland,' which the writer had the pleasure to deliver, in 1842, at the request of the Directors of the Manchester Mechanics' Institution." Cosmetically cracked hinges and blindstamped publisher's green cloth covers showing moderate external age/wear. The text block is solid. The pages show light toning and scattered foxing. Appears to be the first ediition. Worldcat locates but a single copy. Appearance at auction is very infrequent.
Title: The National Music Of Ireland, Containing The History Of The Irish Bards, The National Melodies, The Harp, And Other Musical Instruments Of Erin.
Categories: 18th Century,
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Dublin, Published for the Author By James Duffy: 1846
Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket
Item: 0.00 Item
Seller ID: 37614