Aikin on Song Writing. (1810)

AIKIN. JOHN.; EVANS. R. H. Supplements.

ESSAYS ON SONG WRITING. With a collection of such English Songs as are most eminent for poetical merit. A new edition with additions and corrections and a supplement.

Published: R. H. Evans. London. 1810

Date: 1810

New edition, The first Evans edition. 8vo.(7.7 x5.2 inches). xxviii,352pp. A very good copy in early half tan calf, spine with raised bands, each decorated with gilt floral role. Compartments ruled and decorated in gilt. Black label,gilt. Marbled paper on boards. Marbled endpapers. Previous owners bookplate on front paste down. All edges marbled. A very good copy in a fine nineteenth century binding.


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