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Jones, Edward, 1752–1824

The bardic museum : of primitive British literature, and other admirable rarities : forming the second volume of the Musical, poetical, and historical relicks of the Welsh bards and druids ... : containing, the bardic triads, historic odes, eulogies, songs, elegies, memorials of the tombs of the warriors, of King Arthur and his knights, regalias, the wonders of Wales, et caetera : with English translations and historic illustrations : likewise, the ancient war-tunes of the bards ... to these national melodies are added new basses, with variations ... / by Edward Jones ...

London : Printed by A. Strahan, for the Author, 1802.
Physical Description:
xx, 112 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 34 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
M1742.A2 J772 1802+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Music (printed)
"Jones had prepared a third volume, a portion only of which was published at his death, the remainder being issued subsequently."-- Cf. New Grove.
Frontispiece engraving by Thomas Rowlandson; after Julius Ibbetson and John Raphael Smith.
New Grove v. iv, p. 658
MUSRA: Bound with the author's Musical, and poetical relicks, 3d ed. London, 1811.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary quarter roan and marbled boards. Inscribed: Charlotte Leeds.
Subject Terms:
Bards and bardism.
Leeds, Charlotte -- Autograph .
Music -- Wales.
Strahan, A. -- Printer.
Welsh poetry.
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1802.
Rowlandson, Thomas, 1756-1827, engraver.
Ibbetson, Julius, 1759-1817, ill.
Smith, John Raphael, 1752-1812, ill.
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Art in Focus : Wales (Yale Center for British Art, 2014-04-04 - 2014-08-10) [YCBA Objects in the Exhibition]

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