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'Lieder und Bilder Buch für Rebecka Dirichlet. Weihnachten 1832', 1832

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MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn g. 11

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Comprises:
  1. Ceremonial baptism by Cardinal Zurla, Lateran Chapel, [Easter Eve, 2 Apr 1831]. Watercolour and gold. Pencil sketch is in MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn g. 3, fol. 8. Pasted to fol. 1.
  2. (fols. 2v-3) Song, 'Der wandernde Musikant', a version of Pagenlied, MS. Thematic Catalogue, p. 77.
  3. (fols. 5v-6) Odyssey IV, 443, 452-3, 'in der Beckschenchen übersetzung mit Felixs Noten', illustrated in watercolour. (6 is pasted into the book).
  4. (fols. 7v-8v) 'Weihnachtslied', beg. 'Auf schicke dich recht feierlich'.
  5. (fol. 10) Pencil drawing, 'Ludgate Hill [and St. Paul's] und Fleet Street'.
  6. (fol. 11) Unnamed pencil drawing.
  7. (fol. 12) Unnamed pencil drawing.

Dates

  • 1832

Extent

54 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. M. Deneke Mendelssohn g. 11

Custodial History

Owned by Sebastian Hensel, Friederica F. Swinburne, Sir Charles Santley (1907) and Mrs M. Montgomerie.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given to the Library by Mrs M. Montgomerie, 1959.

Existence and Location of Copies

Fols. 7v and 10 are reproduced in Reminiscences of my Life by Sir Charles Santley, 1909, facing p. 312.

Physical Facet

Bionding: decorated paper cover. 54 leaves (13-54 blank).

Dimensions

63 × 96 mm.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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