Pleyel, Ignaz (1757-1831)
Pleyel's Cottage Maid With Variations for the Piano Forte by T. A. GearyRt. Birchall: London, [ca 1819-1824]. Pl.n: "Blands Harp.d Col. No. 28 Vol. 3". Quarto. Paginated 272-277. Disbound. Overall good. Ink transfer throughout. Chips along centerfold. Small tear to bottom margin of each page (not affecting); chip to last page (not affecting).
An arrangement of the first movement of Pleyel's Symphony in A (B137), composed in 1786. This movement became an extremely popular tune for arranging; Benton's catalogue of Pleyel's works contains three full pages of pieces based on its melody.MUS-06212$100