Richardson's Method for the Piano Forte 1st Ed 1859
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Richardson's New Method for the Piano-Forte, An Improvement Upon all Other Instruction Books in Progressive Arrangement, Adaptation and Simplicity; Founded Upon an New and Original Plan, and Illustrated by a Series of Plates, Showing the Position of the Hands and Fingers by Nathan Richardson. Boston: Oliver Ditson & Co., 1859. First Edition. 10' x 11.5', [238 (3 dict.) 5 scales (6 ads)]-page light tan hardcover with paperboard hardcover with black lettering and designs on the boards, brown cloth spine with gilt lettering, and profusely illustrated with diagrams. Contents include Preface, 10 Illustrated Positions of the Hands, Richardson's New Method for the Piano-Forte, Dictionary of Musical Terms, Major and Minor Scales, and 6 pages of ads (backs of covers and end papers). Some wear and light soiling to cover and spine, a penciled name on a front blank page and a few numbers on page 31 else clean and tight, a very nice copy of this scarce title.
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