Catechism on Double Counterpoint and Fugue
with Illustrations and Examples from the Theoretical Works of Albrechtsberger, Reicha, Marpurg, Choron, Beethoven etc
Undated but 1836 as per COPAC. First edition, hardback with title label to upper board. 14.5 × 9.5cm, 57pp + 24pp + ads.
A scarce first edition on the instruction and study of double counterpoint and fugue, illustrated throughout with examples, both within the text and as an appendix.
A good reference copy. The pages are quite heavily foxed but remain readable. The cloth binding is rubbed with a few old ink stains. The inner binding is secure.