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Creator:
Bryant, Mr.
Title(s):

The harmonist's preceptor, or, Treasury of mirth : being a new and extensive collection of modern and popular songs : in which will be found, distinctly arranged, English and Irish comic songs, Scotch songs, Yorkshire songs, Jews songs, love songs, and songs for the social board : with considerable additions, together with an entire new collection of toasts and sentiments, adapted to each song / written and selected by Mr. Bryant, of the Royal Cobourg theatre ; author of various dramatic pieces, poems, &c. &c.

Additional Title(s):

Harmonist's preceptor

Treasury of mirth

Published/Created:
London : Printed and published by John Fairburn, Broadway, Ludgate Hill, [1822]
Physical Description:
xv, [1], 204 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 15 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
M1738 .B79 1822
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Without music.
Aquatint frontispiece "drawn and engraved by Mr. George Cruikshank".
Date of publication surmised from date on frontispiece plate.
Cohn, A.M. George Cruikshank, 384
BAC: British Art Center copy Bound in printed red boards. Bookplate of J. Barton Townsend.
Subject Terms:
Ballads, English -- Great Britain.
Fairburn, J. -- Publisher.
Great Britain -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Songs, English -- Great Britain.
Townsend, J. Barton -- Bookplate.
Form/Genre:
Aquatints -- Hand-colored -- 1822.
Contributors:
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878, engraver.
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