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The Songs of Wales, Caneuon Cymru - Royal Edition Brinley Richards

£19.99 Out Of Stock

Product description

The Songs of Wales, Caneuon Cymru - Royal Edition by Richards, Brinley, 1819-1885. Dedicated by special permission to H.R.H THE PRINCE OF WALES.
A collection of Welsh melodies with English lyrics by various authors and Welsh lyrics by Ceiriog Hughes 1832-1887
Royal Edition with "Preface to the fourth edition" (p. iii) dated 1879. Foot-note, p. ii. dated 1884. Originally published 1873.
Gilt spine lettering and edges of pages. 7" x 10" approx. Blind & Gilt stamped front cover with dark green spine with gold text; Neat previous owners' names on front free endpaper dating to 1904 and 1908.
Very good condition for its age: Pages have darkened from age with foxing on first few pages, slight cracking between front free endpaper and title page at spine; Just a few pages loose in binding. Book tightly bound. Index to the English words, index to the Welsh words. This bilingual English - Welsh songbook will be a cherished addition to any antique music collection. English words by Sir Walter Scott, Mrs. Hemans, John Oxenford, Walter Maynard, and other eminent writers. Welsh Words By Ceiriog Hughes.


Item details

Composer(s)/lyricist(s):
Various
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Number of pages:
203
Publisher:
Boosey $ Co, lONDON & New York

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The Songs of Wales, Caneuon Cymru - Royal Edition by Richards, Brinley, 1819-1885. Dedicated by special permission to H.R.H THE PRINCE OF WALES.
A collection of Welsh melodies with English lyrics by various authors and Welsh lyrics by Ceiriog Hughes 1832-1887
Royal Edition with "Preface to the fourth edition" (p. iii) dated 1879. Foot-note, p. ii. dated 1884. Originally published 1873.
Gilt spine lettering and edges of pages. 7" x 10" approx. Blind & Gilt stamped front cover with dark green spine with gold text; Neat previous owners' names on front free endpaper dating to 1904 and 1908.
Very good condition for its age: Pages have darkened from age with foxing on first few pages, slight cracking between front free endpaper and title page at spine; Just a few pages loose in binding. Book tightly bound. Index to the English words, index to the Welsh words. This bilingual English - Welsh songbook will be a cherished addition to any antique music collection. English words by Sir Walter Scott, Mrs. Hemans, John Oxenford, Walter Maynard, and other eminent writers. Welsh Words By Ceiriog Hughes.


Composer(s)/lyricist(s):
Various
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Number of pages:
203
Publisher:
Boosey $ Co, lONDON & New York

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