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Parthenia, Or, the Maydenhead of the First Musicke That Euer Was Printed for the Virginalls Composed by Three Famous Masters, William Byrd, Dr. John B
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Parthenia, or, The maydenhead of the first musicke that euer was printed for the virginalls composed by three famous masters, William Byrd, Dr. John Bull, & Orlando Gibbons.
Maydenhead of the first musicke that euer was printed for the virginalls.
Byrd, William, 1542 or 3-1623.
Bull, John, d. 1628.
Gibbons, Orlando, 1583-1625.
Date of publication suggested by STC (2nd ed.).
Entirely engraved, with illustrated t.p.
Identified as STC 4252 at reel 1059:6.
1 score (41 p.)
Lond. print.: For Mris. Dor. Euans ..., are to be sould by G. Lowe print e]r in Southberry, 1613?]
STC (2nd ed.) / 4251.5
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