Green embossed and gilt decorated boards, edges lightly rubbed, chipped at head, a lovely clean tight copy. ; 10.5" x 7"; 188 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: SONGS OF ITALY CONTAINING 54 CANTI POPOLARI ...
Publisher: Boosey and Hawkes ca1890
Publication Date: 1890
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Boosey and Co, London, 1893. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 188 pp. Actually undated - circa 1893. Green cloth decorated in black, red and gilt on the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine; pale yellow endpapers; ilt edged all round. Some wear at the corners and at the head and foot of the spine; front hinge slightly loose, rear hinge tight; there is a bit of a tear on page 93/94; no interior markings. Herein are the lyrics and sheet music for songs too numerous to list but some of the highlights are: The Swallow - La Rondinella; A Lover's Lament - Lamenti d'un Amante; Fair Julia - Giulia Gentil; Santa Lucia; The Fairy of Amalfi - La fata di Amalfi; Little Josephine - La Peppinetta; The Mariner - Il Marinaro; and many, many more. Size: 4to. Sheet Music. Bookseller Inventory # 203958