Beethoven Piano Sonatas, published by Joh. Andre, Offenbach-am-Main, 1840. 2 bound volumes.
Green cover boards with leather bound spine and corners. Gilt lettering on spine. Some damage to boards of one volume, damage and bumping to corners. Inside foxing to endpapers, light foxing throughout. Pencil instructions on some pages, some from 1859 and 1861. Binding firm and inside contents in excellent condition.
B/w illustrated title page for each sonata.
Volume I contains: Op 77 Fantasie in G minor, Op 78 Sonate in F#, Op 79 Sonatine in G, Op 81 Sonate Les Adieux in E flat, Op 90 Sonate in E and Op 101. Sonate in A. This volume also includes sonatas published in London by JJ Ewer & Co. of Newgate Street. These are Sonatas Oeuvre 106, 109, 110, 111. Each one has a coloured title page.
Volume II contains: Op 27 No 1 in E flat, No.2 in C sharp minor, later known as the Moonlight Sonata; Op 28 Grande Sonate in D; Op 31 3 sonaten, No 1 in G, No 2 in D Minor, No 3 in E flat; Op 49, 2 Sonata No 1 in G minor, No 2 in G; Op 53 Grande Sonate in C known as the Waldstein Sonata; Op 54 Sonate in F; Op 57 Sonate in F minor.