Scrapbook of sheet music, 1843-1872.


Cooke, H. D., Mrs,. Scrapbook of sheet music, 1843-1872.

Scrapbook of sheet music, 1843-1872.

Scrapbook containing about 40 titles, including: The May Queen / poetry by Alfred Tennyson ; music by William R. Dempster -- Moore's melodies. Number 1 / Thomas Moore -- My mountain home / poetry by Samuel Lover ; music by William J. Wetmore -- Variations sur la marche favorite de l'opera de Bellini, la Norma / composeés pour le piano forte par F. Hunten -- Selections from Fry's grand opera Leonora. Pt. I -- The snow storm, a ballad / the words by Seba Smith ; music by L. Heath ; arranged for the piano forte by George Hews -- [several polkas and waltzes].

1 v. ; 34 cm.

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