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The Delightfull Musical Companion For Gentlemen and Ladies Being a Choice Collection Out of All the Latest Operas by  Peter / Handel (George Frideric) / Bononcini (Giovani) / Attilio (Malachia Ariosti) / & C Fraser - Hardcover - from Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member (SKU: 003486)

The Delightfull Musical Companion For Gentlemen and Ladies Being a Choice Collection Out of All the Latest Operas

The Delightfull Musical Companion For Gentlemen and Ladies Being a Choice Collection Out of All the Latest Operas by  Peter / Handel (George Frideric) / Bononcini (Giovani) / Attilio (Malachia Ariosti) / & C Fraser - Hardcover - from Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member (SKU: 003486)

The Delightfull Musical Companion For Gentlemen and Ladies Being a Choice Collection Out of All the Latest Operas

by Fraser, Peter / Handel (George Frideric) / Bononcini (Giovani) / Attilio (Malachia Ariosti) / & C

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Curiously Engraved for the Publisher By Peter Fraser and Sold By Him in Kings Arms Court, Ludgate Hill...... IN FAIR CONDITION. Circa 1725. SCARCE. [13], 162pp. Lacks frontis, pages 161/162 misnumbered 101/102. Bound in leather with raised bands on spine, Dedication to His Grace Charles Douglas Duke of Dover & Duke of Queensberry, with head-piece; includes a List of Subscribers; Disposizione dell' Arie nella prima parte di questa Opera, with Seconda Parte on page 90. Italian Musical Score: Arias, mostly for voice and keyboard instrument, engraved throughout. Covers detached, inner joint split, first few leaves detached.. Hard Cover. FAIR. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
003486
Title
The Delightfull Musical Companion For Gentlemen and Ladies Being a Choice Collection Out of All the Latest Operas
Author
Fraser, Peter / Handel (George Frideric) / Bononcini (Giovani) / Attilio (Malachia Ariosti) / & C
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - FAIR
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Curiously Engraved for the Publisher By Peter Fraser and Sold By Him in Kings Arms Court, Ludgate Hill......
Keywords
Opera Music Handel Bononcini Attilio Musical Notation Italian Words Arias
Bookseller catalogs
MUSIC, MUSICIANS & DANCE; RARE AND SCARCE;
Size
12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

***Prompt, friendly service, with all books carefully packed*** All orders shipped via the United States Postal Service. We will be happy to give you a quote on International shipping rates. Shipping costs may increase with heavy or oversized books. Any special requests will be billed at actual or estimated cost. MASS Residents, please add 6.25% sales tax. Returns accepted with prior approval, within 10 days of receipt of book, if book not as described. email - monroe.bridge.books@gmail.com, or call - 413 743-2131

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Monroe Bridge Books, SNEAB Member

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Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc....[more]
leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
12mo
A duodecimo is a book approximately 7 by 4.5 inches in size, or similar in size to a contemporary mass market paperback....[more]
raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]

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