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    Paul Porchea. The Musical History of Colorado. Denver, Colo.: Charles Westley, 1889. Signed by Oscar Mayo on pp. [1], [3], and [5], Dean of Music College of Denver University and pianist/composer (cited on p. 163). Additionally inscribed by "Mrs. Pathorne" (cited on p. 71 and p. 163) on copyright page : "The typographical errors / in this book are due / to careless work on the / part of the News Printing / Co. after proof was read / and thoroughly corrected / (signature)". Octavo. 170 pages + index. Original dark green cloth. All edges red. Light staining to covers with some rubbing on extremities. Hinges starting at head, mull cloth exposed. Several places over-opened with some leaves starting. Light toning on sheets. Pencil note on p. 71 on line 11. Occasional minor stains. Good.

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