Book/Printed Material Rules for playing in a true taste on the violin, German flute, violoncello, and harpsicord, particularly the thorough bass

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Title
Rules for playing in a true taste on the violin, German flute, violoncello, and harpsicord, particularly the thorough bass : exemplify'd in a variety of compositions on the subjcts [sic] of English, Scotch and Irish tunes
Contributor Names
Geminiani, Francesco, 1687-1762.
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826, former owner.
Thomas Jefferson Library Collection (Library of Congress)
Created / Published
[London] : [s.n.], [1739?-1745?]
Contents
Ann, thou were my ain thing / Davia Rizzi -- What shall I do to shew how much I love her / Purcel -- An Irish tune -- An English tune.
Subject Headings
-  Violin--Instruction and study--Early works to 1800
-  Flute--Instruction and study--Early works to 1800
-  Cello--Instruction and study--Early works to 1800
-  Continuo--Early works to 1800
-  England--London
Genre
Instructional and educational works
Studies (Music)
Notes
-  Variations for melody instrument and continuo.
-  Engraved title page.
-  Figured bass realized.
-  "Opera VIII."
-  "Printed with His Majesty's Royal License."
-  Sowerby gives a probable publication date of 1739?; British Library suggests 1745?. Cf. ESTC
-  Sowerby, E.M. Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, 4255
-  English Short Title Catalogue, T190756
-  LC copy forms part of the Jefferson Exhibit Collection.
-  LC copy is Thomas Jefferson's. With the Library of Congress's 1815 bookplate.
-  With: Geminiani, Francesco. The art of playing on the violin. London, 1751. Issued separately
-  vk37 2019-01-31 noted from shelf list card: ch. 9-10-48 fr. MT262.A2 G32 copy 1
-  LAC knj 2019-09-04 no edits (1 card)
Medium
[4] p., 19, [1] p. of plates : music (engravings) ; 34 cm (fol.)
Call Number/Physical Location
MT170 .G45
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.rbc/Jefferson.04996.1
Library of Congress Control Number
05004996
Language
English
Online Format
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Description
Variations for melody instrument and continuo. Engraved title page. Figured bass realized. "Opera VIII." "Printed with His Majesty's Royal License." Sowerby gives a probable publication date of 1739?; British Library suggests 1745?. Cf. ESTC Sowerby, E.M. Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, 4255 English Short Title Catalogue, T190756 LC copy forms part of the Jefferson Exhibit Collection. LC copy is Thomas Jefferson's. With the Library of Congress's 1815 bookplate. With: Geminiani, Francesco. The art of playing on the violin. London, 1751. Issued separately vk37 2019-01-31 noted from shelf list card: ch. 9-10-48 fr. MT262.A2 G32 copy 1 LAC knj 2019-09-04 no edits (1 card)
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book
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Geminiani, Francesco, Thomas Jefferson, and Thomas Jefferson Library Collection. Rules for playing in a true taste on the violin, German flute, violoncello, and harpsicord, particularly the thorough bass: exemplify'd in a variety of compositions on the subjcts sic of English, Scotch and Irish tunes. [London: s.n., ?-1745?, 1739] Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/05004996/.

APA citation style:

Geminiani, F., Jefferson, T. & Thomas Jefferson Library Collection. (1739) Rules for playing in a true taste on the violin, German flute, violoncello, and harpsicord, particularly the thorough bass: exemplify'd in a variety of compositions on the subjcts sic of English, Scotch and Irish tunes. [London: s.n., ?-1745?] [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/05004996/.

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Geminiani, Francesco, Thomas Jefferson, and Thomas Jefferson Library Collection. Rules for playing in a true taste on the violin, German flute, violoncello, and harpsicord, particularly the thorough bass: exemplify'd in a variety of compositions on the subjcts sic of English, Scotch and Irish tunes. [London: s.n., ?-1745?, 1739] Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/05004996/>.

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