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Poetry Early works to 1800
Musical settings Early works to 1800
|Named Person:||Charles, King of England; Charles, King of England; Charles, King of England|
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
John Wilson; Thomas Stanley; Henry Lawes; John Gauden; Charles, King of England
|Notes:||Vol. 1 contains twenty-seven short odes by Thomas Stanley, based on chapters 1-26 and 28 of the "Eikon basilike", the authorship of which was originally attributed to Charles I, but according to Madan (p. 125-33) was written by John Gauden, who probably included some authentic writings of the king. ; vols. 2-5 contain Stanley's odes set to music by John Wilson.
Signatures: A-N² ; pi² a1 A-O² ; pi² a1 L-2A² ; pi² a1 X-2L² ; pi² a1 B-K².
Leaf "a" in vols. 2-5 contains a dedication to John Wilson, signed: Henry Lawes.
The title pages to vols. 2-5 are in the same setting as the title of vol. 1, but for the Scriptural quotation is substituted: Set to musick for 3 voices and an organ, or theorbo, by John Wilson Dr. and musick professor of Oxford.
Variant: with an unsigned leaf in vol. 2 containing an address by Wilson signed: I.W.
Reproduction of the original in the British Library.
|Description:||1 online resource (5 v. ( p.)) : music.|
|Series Title:||Early English books online.|
|Responsibility:||Set to musick for 3 voices and an organ, or theorbo, by John Wilson Dr. and music professor of Oxford.|