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Music book containing songs, some with words and melody, some with words, melody, and bass; pieces for keyboard, for flute, and for 'lyre' and flute, early 19th century., Late 18th century-early 19th century.

Identifier: MS.10968

Scope and Contents

The music is partly Scottish, and partly a collection of popular operatic melodies of the late 18th century.


  • Creation: Late 18th century-early 19th century.

Conditions Governing Access

Normal access conditions apply.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.


38 Leaves ; Quarto.

Language of Materials

From the Fonds: Undetermined


38 folios.

Custodial History

The music book was once the property of William Mainwaring.

Repository Details

Part of the National Library of Scotland Archives and Manuscripts Division Repository

Archives and Manuscript Division
National Library of Scotland
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Edinburgh EH1 1EJ
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