- Gounod, Charles
Messe Solennelle (St. Cecilia.)
Oliver Ditson & Company, Boston, 1870, Paper-covered Boards, , , Very Good
72 pp. Wear to corners of covers with age toning. Pages are clean, some corners have been folded for page turns. Front cover says published for and property of the Worcester County Musical Association, 1879. Rear cover has stamp of Noyes, Snow & Co. Printers, Publishers and Bank book Manufacturers, 47 Main Street, Worcester Mass. There are no plate numbers on the music, possibly trimmed by Noyes et. al. for binding. At the bottom of p. 72 appears the legend A. B. Kidder's Music Typography. PO signature on ffep. Some glue remains on front and rear pastedown. Pages are clean and supple. Vocal score for STB soli, and SATB chorus and keyboard accompaniment. Edited by Joseph Barnby.