Household Songs

FOSTER, Stephen

Published by Da Capo Press, New York, 1973
From Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA (Galena, IL, U.S.A.)

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Introduction by H. Wiley Hitchcock. 4to. Quarter green leatherette and green paper over boards. (5pp), 93pp. Near fine. Tight and handsome first edition of Volume 12 in editor Hitchcock's superb "Earlier American Music" series, being facsimiles of twenty-two different Foster sheet musics published by a variety of publishers between 1844 and 1864, starting with "Open Thy Lattice, Love" and closing with "Beautiful Drummer." Originals of these sheet music are scarce and this facsimile reprint itself uncommon. From the collection of musicologist and conductor/director Paul Clinton Echols (1944-94), with his huge flamboyant ownership signature (dated "New York City / 3 November 1973") in blue ballpoint on the front flyleaf. Bookseller Inventory # 31802

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Title: Household Songs

Publisher: Da Capo Press, New York

Publication Date: 1973

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: 1st Edition

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Main Street Fine Books & Manuscripts has been buying and selling quality books, autographs and ephemera since 1991. We specialize in general antiquarian, first editions, signed books and autographs and documents. We are members of the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America (ABAA), Midwest Antiquarian Booksellers Association (MWABA), Universal Autograph Collectors Club (UACC) and The Manuscript Society.

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