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The British Isles part 06

The British Isles part 06

Composer: Stanford, J T

Medium: Lithograph

Date: 1886

Shelfmark: H.1260.j.(29.)

Item number: Tract (29.)

Genre: Printed Music and Illustrated Cover

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Music sheet illustrations are interesting pieces themselves aside from the music that they are covering. They are very detailed, and although the picture usually dominates the page, they do contain all the information about the piece of music, from the lyricist and the composer to the artist and the performer. Popular music from the 19th Century ranges in length from as little as one page to twenty sheets and was generally sold in folios measuring a standard 370mm x 266mm.

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