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    [Music]. Giuseppe Tartini. Six Solos for a Violin With a Thorough Bass for the Harpsichord. London: Peter Welcker, [ca. 1740]. Early edition.

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    [Music]. Giuseppe Tartini. Six Solos for a Violin With a Thorough Bass for the Harpsichord. London: Peter Welcker, [n.d., ca. 1740]. Early edition.

    Folio. Approximately 12 x 9 inches. [ii], 33, [1, blank] pages. All pages engraved. Bound to style in modern full brown calf double-ruled in dark brown, spine ruled in black in compartments, two brown morocco gilt lettering labels, new marbled endleaves. Binding worn, small repair to title-page. Very good. Bookplate of Arthur F. Hill.

    Tartini (1692-1770) was an Italian Baroque composer and violinist. He is the first known person to own a violin made by Antonio Stradivari.



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