Music book

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1800-1850

GUSN

GUSN-17334

Description

Title page reads: "THE MESSIAH/ AN ORATORIO./ Composed by Mr. Handel,/ for the Voice, Organ and Violin; with the Chorusses in score./ from the London Edition./ Published under the patronage and inspection of the Handel and Hadyn Society./ Boston./ Printed by James Loring, No. 2, Cornhill". Oval label on inside says "Nathan C. Martin". Bound in brown leather, newpaper (based) cover.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sheet music
books
cardboard
leather
paper (fiber product)
Leather
Unidentified Paper
Cardboard
MUSIC, SHEET

Maker

Loring, James (Printer)
Handel and Haydn Society (Boston, Mass.) (Publisher)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

11.875 x 9.75 (HxW) (inches)

Accession Number

1957.22

Places

Massachusetts (United States)