Music book of H E Passavant. Edit




  • 1856-1857, undated. (Creation)


  • 47 Leaves (Whole)



  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Scope and Contents

    The signature of H E Passavant, dated 1856, is written inside the front cover.

    The music book contains a small number of songs, hymns and other pieces, some of which are dated 1857 (folios 5, 7), written apparently in a beginner's hand.

    A press cutting containing an account of an old song is tipped in at the back (folio ii).

  • Arrangement

    ii +45 folios.

    Leaves have been cut or torn out after folios 3, 18, 29, 31, 44 and 45; and folios 2-3, 8, 11, 18, 26-29, 31, 33-42 and 44-45 are blank.

  • Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Presented, 1976 (with MSS.21736, 21754 and 21768) by Francis Collinson.

  • Custodial History

    A pencil note, 1954, of Francis Collinson recording that Kathleen Passavant gave him the book is at folio i.