Catalogue of First Editions of Stephen C. Foster (1826 -1864)

By: WHITTLESEY, Walter R.; SONNECK, O.G.

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A catalog of first editions of compositions by Pittsburgh song writer Stephen C. Foster. Known as "the father of American music", Foster wrote such standards as "My Old Kentucky Home", "Oh, Susanna", "Camptown Races", "Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair" and many others. Song titles, brief descriptions, and publisher information included for each listed song. --- In corrugated maroon cloth-covered boards. --- An ex-library copy, with plenty of rubberstampings (including those indicating de-accession) and call number sticker to cover. Also with prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down, and newsclip article about Mr. Foster taped to inside front of volume. With partial split near front of volume, chafing to cover edges and with tears to a few leaves, else a stable, intact copy.; Ex-Library; Tall Octavo - 9 to 10 in. tall; 79 pages

Title: Catalogue of First Editions of Stephen C. Foster (1826 -1864)

Author Name: WHITTLESEY, Walter R.; SONNECK, O.G.

Categories: >>Music & Performing Arts, >>Writers, Writing & Literary Criticism, >>Books About Books and Words,

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Library of Congress, Government Printing Office: 1915

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Stock No.: 73604