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contributor
Dryden, John, 1631-1700
Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix, 1809-1847
Hawes, William, 1785-1846
Benecke, Paul Victor Mendelssohn, 1868-
Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759 (author)
date
2014-01-22T20:03:33Z (accessioned)
2014-01-22T20:03:33Z (available)
1750 (created)
2014-01-22 (issued)
identifier
http://hdl.handle.net/10339/39153 (uri)
description
Mendelssohn's copy, with his autograph signature "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy" on front flyleaf and title page, and his autograph notes throughout. Laid in are two letters from P.V.M. Benecke, a descendant of Mendelssohn, which contain information about the history of the work and the provenance of this copy. Brown calf; cover stamped in gold and black; marbled endpapers and edges. Binding repaired by Fritz Eberhardt Bindery. With the bookplate of Mr. W. Hawes.
format
scores
language
en_US (iso)
de (iso)
publisher
London: Printed for I. Walsh
rights
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title
Alexander's feast; or, The power of musick
type
text

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