Comprising 40 musical scores for solo voice with piano accompaniment.
Bound in 1861.
Contents: The arrow and the song--The Brook--The song of the blind girl to her harp--The bird song--The bridge/J.T.M. Harrison--The careless word/Mrs Norton--The captive greek girl/J.W. Hobbs--The heart bow'd down/M.W. Balfe--The last meeting/ G. Linley--The landing of the pilgrim fathers/Mrs Heman's sister [Harriet Browne]--The last rose of summer/Sir John Stevenson--The messenger bird, or thou art come from the spirits' land, duet/Mrs Heman's sister--The Roman girl's song/Mrs Heman's sister--The reaper and the flowers/M.W. Balfe--The rich man's bride/[Charles W. Glover]--The sands o' Dee, a ballad--The skipper and his boy/Virginia Gabriel--The treasures of the deep/Mrs Herman's sister--The vesper chime/George Linley--The wishing gate/N.J. Sporle--The wanderer/F. Schubert--Terence's farewell to Kathleen/arranged by Henry Le Patourel--Three fishers went sailing/John Hullah--'Tis hard to give the hand/ Charles W. Glover--Trust me not at all, or all in all/John Blockley--Truth in absence, canzonet/ Edmund B. Harper--To-morrow, companion to the admired ballads, 'Yesterday & To-day'/John Blockley--Truth in absence/Edmund B. Harper--Thou com'st in the visions of night, ballad/G. Linley--That young man from the country/ arranged by Marmaduke Henry Wilson--'Twas he my only thought, ballad/M.H. Balfe--Victor Galbraith/G. Linley--Vi ravviso o luoghi ameni, La Sonnambula/Bellini--What will you do love?/Samuel Lover--When the swallows flying, Agathe/F. Abt--Who shall be fairest?/Frank Mori--Welcome my own home (Santa Lucia)/P. Bragha--Why do I weep for thee?/ballad by W. Vincent Wallace--Yes, I shall see him once again/M.W. Balfe.
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Provenance: Carries the bookseller's label of J.R. Clarke / book, music and print seller / George Street, Sydney.