Sheet Music, "C.E. Roy's New and Complete Method for the Cornet a Pistons"

Collection Type

  • Ephemera

Date

1843

GUSN

GUSN-191298

Description

Title page to music instructional book; fancy lettering in several different fonts, surrounded by scrolls and dots.

Details

Descriptive Terms

sheet music
paper (fiber product)
ink
printing (process)
Music, Sheet

Inscription

"C.E. Roy's/ New and Complete Method/ For the /Cornet a Pistons/ with two or three pistons or valves/ Containing the rudiments of Music/ Scales, Exercises, / and a selection of Popular Airs/ Arranged and carfully fingered by W. R. BAYLEY." (printed)
"N.B. In press and with shortly be published a collection of the most popular Operatic/ Airs, Songs, Marches, Waltzes, Galopades, and Arranged for one and the two cornets, by eminent professors."
"Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1843 by W. R. Bayley in the Clerk's office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania/ 632."
"Sold at/ Apollo Hall, / 39 Market St./ St. Louis" (stamped)
"Henry L. Dickson" (handwritten)

Maker

Roy, C. E. (Author)
W. B. Bayley (Publisher)
Apollo Hall (Vendor)

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

6 5/8 x 10 1/8 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Evelyn Sawyer Tobias

Accession Number

2005.23.16