From the Library of the Princes of Saxe-Coburg

López Uría, Silverio, Spanish composer (1810-1879). 2 Pasos Dobles y 10 Aires Nacionales Espanoles, arreglados para música militar por D. Silverio Lopez Uría, Musico Mayor del Rejimiento de Artilleria.

No place, probably 1860s.

Autograph musical manuscript. 141 pp. with lithographed dedication before and title (including table of contents) after the music. Contemporary giltstamped green moirée silk binding. Oblong folio (320 x 218 mm). White moirée endpapers. All edges goffered and gilt.


Contains a total of 12 dances and airs, including two from the comical opera "El Tio Caniyitas" (1847). With a lithographed dedication "a SS. AA. Los Principes de Sax. Coburgo, los Gefes y Oficiales del Rejimiento de Artilleria Espanola" (to Their Highnesses the Princes of Saxe-Coburg, Owners of the 3rd Spanish Artillery Regiment, in which López Uría served as the bandmaster).

Silk binding frayed at the extremeties; a few occasional spots, but well-preserved altogether.

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