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Description: Orpheus Britannicus. A Collection of The Choicest Songs for one, two, and three voices compos'd by Mr. Henry Purcell, London, Printed by William Pearson for Henry Playford, 1702.
From the personal collection of Maestro Raymond Leppard (1927-2019).

Missing cover. Complete except for pages 5 to 9.

Complete Description: Orpheus Britannicus, A Collection of The Choicest Songs for one, two, and three voices. Compos'd by Mr Henry Purcell, Together, with such Symphonies for Violins or Flutes, as were by Him design'd for any of them: and a Through-Bass to each SONG. Figur'd for the Organ, Harpsichord, or Theorbo-Lute The Second BOOK, which renders the First Compleat. London, Printed by William Pearson for Henry Playford, at His Shop in the Temple-Change, Fleet-Street,1702.
1 1/2"H x 8"W x 12 1/2"D

  • Dimensions: 1 1/2"H x 8"W x 12 1/2"D

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