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A Collection of Anthems, as the Same are Now Performed in his Majesty's Chapels Royal, &c.

Auction:
2764B
Lot:
109
Sold for:
$554$450

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 2764B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 16, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

A Collection of Anthems, as the Same are Now Performed in his Majesty's Chapels Royal, &c. London: by Bettenham for Barker and Parker, 1736.
Octavo, the text ruled in red throughout, bound in full contemporary red morocco, with a central gilt tool on front and back board bearing the royal crown, monogram of George II, and "Chapel-Royal, Hampton Court," marbled endleaves, ex libris Matthew Mackey, with his bookplate inside front board, expertly and almost undetectably rebacked, and housed in a drop-back box, 7 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

[pi] (blank and title), B-M8, N6.


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Now Performed, Matthew Mackey, London, Hampton Court, George II

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