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Book/Printed Material The rudiments of music, or, A short and easy treatise on that subject

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Title

  • The rudiments of music, or, A short and easy treatise on that subject

Names

  • Bremner, Robert, -1789.
  • Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826, former owner.
  • Thomas Jefferson Library Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • London : Printed for the author and sold at his music shops ... in London and in Edinburgh, MDCCLXIII [1763]

Headings

  • -  Music--Handbooks, manuals, etc--Early works to 1800
  • -  Church music--Early works to 1800
  • -  Psalmody--Early works to 1800
  • -  England--London

Notes

  • -  Title page transposed: author's statement appears after the edition statement.
  • -  The 72 p. at end are engraved pages of music. One of the folded leaves of plates is printed on both sides of the leaf.
  • -  Signatures: [a]² b-c⁴ B-H⁴ I².
  • -  Sowerby, E.M. Catalogue of the Library of Thomas Jefferson, 4252
  • -  English Short Title Catalogue, T112583
  • -  MT7.A2 B83 Copy 1 not seen by cataloguer for New Input; done using Copy 2. he04 2019-10-03
  • -  LAC knj 2019-09-04 no edits (1 card)

Medium

  • [3], vi-xix, [1], 59, [3], 72 p., [3] folded leaves of plates : music (engravings) ; 17 cm (8vo)

Call Number/Physical Location

  • MT7.A2 B83
  • MT7.A2 B83 Copy 2 Forms part of the Jefferson Exhibit Collection. Thomas Jefferson's copy, with his initial at signature I. With the Library of Congress's 1815 bookplate.
  • Microfilm Music 5000 Item B-132b, Reel 35 Microfilm. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, [1982]. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. On reel with other titles.

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 06008818

Online Format

  • image

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Rights & Access

The contents of the Library of Congress Books About Music Before 1800 Collection are in the public domain and are free to use or reuse.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, Music Division.

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Chicago citation style:

Bremner, Robert, -1789, Thomas Jefferson, and Thomas Jefferson Library Collection. The rudiments of music, or, A short and easy treatise on that subject. [London: Printed for the author and sold at his music shops ... in London and in Edinburgh, MDCCLXIII, 1763] Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/06008818/.

APA citation style:

Bremner, R., Jefferson, T. & Thomas Jefferson Library Collection. (1763) The rudiments of music, or, A short and easy treatise on that subject. [London: Printed for the author and sold at his music shops ... in London and in Edinburgh, MDCCLXIII] [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/06008818/.

MLA citation style:

Bremner, Robert, -1789, Thomas Jefferson, and Thomas Jefferson Library Collection. The rudiments of music, or, A short and easy treatise on that subject. [London: Printed for the author and sold at his music shops ... in London and in Edinburgh, MDCCLXIII, 1763] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/06008818/>.