The Form And Order Of The Service That Is To Be Performed And Of The Ceremonies That Are To Be Observed In The Coronation Of Their Majesties King Edward Vii, And Queen Alexandra In The Abbey Church Of S. Peter, Westminster, On Thursday, The 26th Day Of June, 1902.

CORONATIONS AND ROYAL EVENTS. BRIDGE, SIR FREDERICK, EDITED BY.

£150.00

Publisher

Novello and Company, Limited.

Place

London

Date

1902

Synopsis

With the music to be sung edited by sir frederick bridge, mus.d., oxon. organist of westminster abbey, and director of the music at the coronation. this edition is limited to five hundred copies, of which this is number 43.

Item Description

4to. 8.25 x 11.25 inches. vi + [ii] + 111 + [1] pp. Title page in red and black. All text within red borders. Bound in original red morocco, gilt, with gilt borders and elaborate tooled decoration based on royal arms on both boards. Inner dentelles. All edges gilt. A very good copy. Illustrated by music. Decorated by printer's and publisher's colophon. The music to be sung at the Coronation of Edward VII in 1902, selected by Sir Edward Bridge (1844-1924), Organist at Westminster Abbey, 1882-1919 and Director of Music at the Coronation. The content is described in the preface by F. G. Edwards. Bridges, composer and author, also held senior teaching posts at the Royal College of Music and at the University of London, where he was Professor of Music from 1903. A very attractively produced and richly bound volume, printed and published by Novello and Company for HMSO in a limited edition of five hundred.

[Stock No. 26368]

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