Notated Music The pleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet Pleasant companion / New lessons and instructions for the flagelet

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Title
The pleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet
Other Title
Pleasant companion
New lessons and instructions for the flagelet
Contributor Names
Greeting, Thomas -- -1682
Created / Published
J. Playford, London, 1680, monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Flageolet -- Instruction and study -- Early works to 1800
-  Tablature (Music) -- Early works to 1800
Notes
-  Signatures: Title-page (verson blank) unsigned, A⁴-H⁴.
-  The music, 70 tunes in tablature, with caption, "Lessons for the flagelett," is engraved. The 1st ed. apparently contained 20 leaves of music, extending through sig. E, the last page in which is marked "Finis." The 2nd ed. (1673) added 8 leaves of music, extending through sig. G, the last page in which is marked "Finis." This edition adds 4 leaves of music, through sig. H, the last page in which is also marked "Finis."
-  Quotation in manuscript from Pepy's diary, Feb. 28, 1666-67 and manuscript note concerning 1682 edition on fly-leaves.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (additional physical form)
Form
print
electronic resource
remote
Extent
1 p.l., [8] p. ; [64] p. (music) 10 x 17 cm.
Library of Congress Control Number
42026035
LC Classification
MT359 .G86
Online Format
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Description
print | 1 p.l., [8] p. ; [64] p. (music) 10 x 17 cm. | Signatures: Title-page (verson blank) unsigned, A⁴-H⁴. The music, 70 tunes in tablature, with caption, "Lessons for the flagelett," is engraved. The 1st ed. apparently contained 20 leaves of music, extending through sig. E, the last page in which is marked "Finis." The 2nd ed. (1673) added 8 leaves of music, extending through sig. G, the last page in which is marked "Finis." This edition adds 4 leaves of music, through sig. H, the last page in which is also marked "Finis." Quotation in manuscript from Pepy's diary, Feb. 28, 1666-67 and manuscript note concerning 1682 edition on fly-leaves. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. (Additional Physical Form). Print (Form). Electronic Resource (Form). Remote (Form).
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Greeting, Thomas. Thepleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet. J. Playford, London, monographic, 1680. Notated Music. https://www.loc.gov/item/42026035/.

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Greeting, T. (1680) Thepleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet. J. Playford, London, monographic. [Notated Music] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/42026035/.

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Greeting, Thomas. Thepleasant companion or, New lessons and instructions for the flagelet. J. Playford, London, monographic, 1680. Notated Music. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/42026035/>.