FOR THE SCIENCE OF MUSIC
Sturm's reflections on the works of god; and of his providence throughout all nature.
London. Baynes and Son et al., 1824.
12mo. In two volumes. xii, , 14-314; viii, , 10-336pp. With an engraved frontispiece and and additional engraved title page to each volume. Attractive contemporary prize binding of gilt-tooled black calf, marbled edges, lettered in gilt to upper board of Vol. I: 'Presented to Eliza Whittenbury. A reward for diligent attention to the science of music. Lombard House School. 1826. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, very occasional spotting.
An early nineteenth-century translation, in a handsome contemporary prize binding, of German preacher Christoph Christian Sturm's (1740-1786) much admired magnum opus.£ 375.00 Antiquates Ref: 21137