(Americana : Music) 1 Vol. Sheet Music Album. 1850s. Folio, contemporary three-quarters black morocco, gilt, brown cloth; joints and extremities rubbed. Lithographic printing throughout, with 3 pictorial color lithographic covers. Includes many popular songs and Polkas, Mazurkas, Opera Tit Bits, etc. Includes early (but not first) issue of Stephen C. Foster's "Maggie by My Side," New York: Firth Pond & C. (1852), plate #1769, but later publisher's address, etc. Scattered foxing and toning. But sound and attractive.
Estimate $200-300

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