The Resource The Northern harp : consisting of original sacred and moral songs adapted to the most popular melodies ; for the piano-forte and guitar, by Mrs. Mary S.B. Dana, author of the Southern harp,&c

The Northern harp : consisting of original sacred and moral songs adapted to the most popular melodies ; for the piano-forte and guitar, by Mrs. Mary S.B. Dana, author of the Southern harp,&c

Label
The Northern harp : consisting of original sacred and moral songs adapted to the most popular melodies ; for the piano-forte and guitar
Title
The Northern harp
Title remainder
consisting of original sacred and moral songs adapted to the most popular melodies ; for the piano-forte and guitar
Statement of responsibility
by Mrs. Mary S.B. Dana, author of the Southern harp,&c
Creator
Contributor
Publisher
Stereotyper
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
PLF
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1810-1883
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Shindler, Mary Dana
Form of composition
songs
Format of music
full score
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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  • Nelson, Samuel
  • Devereaux, L.
  • Cooke, T.
  • Andreu, P. A
  • Lover, Samuel
  • Planche, J. R.
  • Browne
  • Wade, J. Augustine
  • Taylor, James B.
  • Blockley, John
  • Newcombe, S
  • Balfe, M. W.
  • Stevenson, John
  • Kinloch, F
  • Meignen, Leopold
  • Romani, Felice
  • Bishop, Henry R.
  • Bayly, Thomas Haynes
  • Nutter, Charles S.
  • Dingley, Charles
  • Parry, John
  • Hooker, Edward W.
  • Dayton and Saxton
  • Saxton & Peirce
  • Smith and Wright
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  • Guitar and piano music
  • Sacred songs with piano
  • Sacred songs with guitar
Label
The Northern harp : consisting of original sacred and moral songs adapted to the most popular melodies ; for the piano-forte and guitar, by Mrs. Mary S.B. Dana, author of the Southern harp,&c
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]2 B-E2 [F]2 G2 [F]-[J]2 K-S2 x2 T-Y2 ; wove paper
  • ca. 33 vocal duets, trios, and solos ; arranged for piano and guitar accompaniment ; texts by Mary S. B. Dana ; music by various composers
  • Preface : "In complying with your request for a preface...I will occupy the pages you have assigned me with a few observations on the piano-forte as a field for sacred music...The Christian lover of sacred song cannot be satisfied with the restriction of its use to secular music...Its resources should be brought out in sacred song...If the organ is appropriately used in the sanctuary so may be the piano-forte in the home of the Christian family...to the spiritual benfit of the lovers of music, respected Madam, may the poetry of your muse, associated with the music of your two "Harps" richly and happily contribute" (signed by E. W. Hooker, Bennington, Vt. Nov., 1841)--[3]-4
  • Index : entitled : "Contents" and includes titles, names of melodies, type of composition, and page number.--[1]back of book
  • Rib grain cloth binding ; pressed boards with beige paper covers ; front cover : includes copy of t.p. withvarying styles of type ; dounle straight rule frames front cover and includes ornaments at four corners ; back cover : advertisement : "Dayton & Saxton. Booksellers and publishers"
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 score (99 [1] p.) ; 28 cm.
Note
  • C. S. Nutter's bookplate--front pastedown.
  • Significant losses to covers; spine torn and with minor losses; water damage and mold to front and back (tide lines visible throughout) ; sewing structure loose and breaking.
System control number
(OCoLC)23475335
Label
The Northern harp : consisting of original sacred and moral songs adapted to the most popular melodies ; for the piano-forte and guitar, by Mrs. Mary S.B. Dana, author of the Southern harp,&c
Publication
Note
  • Signatures : [A]2 B-E2 [F]2 G2 [F]-[J]2 K-S2 x2 T-Y2 ; wove paper
  • ca. 33 vocal duets, trios, and solos ; arranged for piano and guitar accompaniment ; texts by Mary S. B. Dana ; music by various composers
  • Preface : "In complying with your request for a preface...I will occupy the pages you have assigned me with a few observations on the piano-forte as a field for sacred music...The Christian lover of sacred song cannot be satisfied with the restriction of its use to secular music...Its resources should be brought out in sacred song...If the organ is appropriately used in the sanctuary so may be the piano-forte in the home of the Christian family...to the spiritual benfit of the lovers of music, respected Madam, may the poetry of your muse, associated with the music of your two "Harps" richly and happily contribute" (signed by E. W. Hooker, Bennington, Vt. Nov., 1841)--[3]-4
  • Index : entitled : "Contents" and includes titles, names of melodies, type of composition, and page number.--[1]back of book
  • Rib grain cloth binding ; pressed boards with beige paper covers ; front cover : includes copy of t.p. withvarying styles of type ; dounle straight rule frames front cover and includes ornaments at four corners ; back cover : advertisement : "Dayton & Saxton. Booksellers and publishers"
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
1 score (99 [1] p.) ; 28 cm.
Note
  • C. S. Nutter's bookplate--front pastedown.
  • Significant losses to covers; spine torn and with minor losses; water damage and mold to front and back (tide lines visible throughout) ; sewing structure loose and breaking.
System control number
(OCoLC)23475335

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