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Songs for single voices with music, Written about 1841-1858 by mrs. Edw. Nicholson

MS. Mus. c. 44

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Songs for single voices with music, written out by the donor's mother, Emily Wall, afterwards mrs. Edward Nicholson. The following are among the composers:

  1. Barnett, John ('Up! To the forest', fol. 60).
  2. Bellini, Vincenzo ('Do not mingle', fol. 33).
  3. Bishop, Sir Henry Rowley ('My native hills', fol. 9v).
  4. Glover, Charles W. ('Jeannette and Jeannot', fol. 41).
  5. Glover, Stephen ('I love the merry sunshine', fol. 72).
  6. Hawes, Maria Billington ('Oh! Call me not unkind, Robin', fol. 45v).
  7. Haydn, Franz Joseph ('My mother bids me bind my hair', fol. 13v).
  8. Horn, Charles Edw. ('Kathleen O'More', fol. 14v).
  9. Lee, George Alexander ('I'll be no submissive wife', 'In my own sweet native vale', and 'The poor little Savoyard', sung by mrs. Waglett in The Wandering Boys, fols. 3, 7v, 62v).
  10. Nathan, Isaac ('Why are you wandering?' fol. 5).
  11. Parry, John ('Smile again, my bonnie lassie', and 'Norah', the latter sung by John Parry junior, fols. 9, 16v).
  12. Rossini, Gioacchino ('Non più mesta' from Cinderella, fol. 29).


  • Creation: Written about 1841-1858 by mrs. Edw. Nicholson


84 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Mus. c. 44

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. VI, no. 36173

Physical Facet

On paper


12 1/2 × 10 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom