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First love : valse dedicated to Miss Hal Chaworth Musters / Henry Farmer. [Variant title: First love. Valse a deux temps.]
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Bound in the Miss Anne Amelia Myers volume of songs and music, circa 1845-1860.
Owner bound volume.
Anne Amelia Myers (1843-1882) was the daughter of a successful German-born tobacconist, John Henry Myers, whose store was in King Street, Sydney, and Charlotte Myers (nee Vardon). In 1867, Anne married telegraph operator Albert Field (1839-1870) and they lived in Bourke Street, Woolloomooloo.
For piano.
Cover title.
Caption title: First love, Valse a deux temps.
Running title: First love. (H. Farmer).
Price: solo 4/ ; duet 4/. ; septett 1/6.
Chromolithograph. Colour portrait of lovers on cover.
Pencil annotations (fingering).
Score torn and damaged, multiple repairs.
Dating: Warrnambool and District Historical Society Inc. has a copy with an inscription for 1859. Most libraries are in consensus that it is published late 1850s or 1860.
With final page of advertisements. "List of Henry Farmer's new and popular works published by Joseph Williams, 123, Cheapside, London".
Provenance: Stewart Symonds sheet music collection.
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[1859?].
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[London] : [Joseph Williams, Cheapside],
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1 score (11 pages) : colour illustration ; 35 cm.
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music
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