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Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759) Israel in Egypt, an Oratorio, in Score, as it was Originally Composed.

Auction:
3245T
Lot:
1107
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3245T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

Handel, George Frideric (1685-1759) Israel in Egypt, an Oratorio, in Score, as it was Originally Composed. [London]: for William Randall, [1770]. Folio, engraved frontispiece portrait (paper repair to blank margin), engraved title (silked, mounted, loss of text to bottom right corner with pen facsimile restoring lost text), engraved music throughout, save three pages of subscribers (letterpress), printed on heavy paper, deckled edges, 281 pages, 15 1/4 x 10 in.
Estimate $300-500


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Keywords

William Randall, George Frideric, London, Egypt, Israel, Classical composers, Composers, Folio, Handel, Israel in Egypt, Letterpress printing, Musicians

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