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Ancient songs, from the time of King Henry the Third, to the revolution ...

Publication:
London : Printed for J. Johnson, 1790.
Format/Description:
Microformat
2 preliminary leaves, lxxx, 332 pages : illustrations, 18 cm
Series:
Pre-1801 books about music and related topics in the Library of Congress collections as listed in RISM ; reel 170, item R-054.

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Subjects:
English ballads and songs.
English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500.
English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700.
Music -- England -- History and criticism.
English poetry -- Early modern.
English poetry -- Middle English.
Music.
England.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Notes:
Title vignette.
Observations on the ancient English minstrels, and Dissertation on the songs, music, and vocal and instrumental performance of the ancient English: p. i-lxxvi.
Printed in 1787 but not published till 1792. cf. edition 1829.
Later editions have title: Ancient songs and ballads, from the reign of King Henry the Second to the revolution.
Microfilm. [Washington, D.C.] : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1983. 1 microfilm reel : positive ; 35 mm. (Pre-1801 books about music and related topics in the Library of Congress collections as listed in RISM ; Reel 170, item R-054) Reproduced from a copy in the Library of Congress; other titles on reel.
Cited in:
RISM B/VI/2 p. 707
Contributor:
Ritson, Joseph, 1752-1803, editor.
OCLC:
612527812