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Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
SECHS SONATEN FÜRS CLAVIER MIT VERÄNDERTEN REPRISEN, IHRO KÖNIGLICHEN HOHEIT DER PRINZESSIN AMALIA VON PREUSSEN UNTERTHÄNIGST ZUGEEIGNET [WQ.50] BERLIN: G.L. WINTER, 1760
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
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195
Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
SECHS SONATEN FÜRS CLAVIER MIT VERÄNDERTEN REPRISEN, IHRO KÖNIGLICHEN HOHEIT DER PRINZESSIN AMALIA VON PREUSSEN UNTERTHÄNIGST ZUGEEIGNET [WQ.50] BERLIN: G.L. WINTER, 1760
Estimate
1,5002,000
LOT SOLD. 1,875 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Bach, Carl Philipp Emanuel
SECHS SONATEN FÜRS CLAVIER MIT VERÄNDERTEN REPRISEN, IHRO KÖNIGLICHEN HOHEIT DER PRINZESSIN AMALIA VON PREUSSEN UNTERTHÄNIGST ZUGEEIGNET [WQ.50] BERLIN: G.L. WINTER, 1760
First edition, 39 pages, oblong 4to (27.5 x 30.5cms), title within decorated border with lute and music,  Bach's dedicatory epistle dated 1 September 1759, his preface dated July 1759, contemporary manuscript annotation to upper cover ("I. No. 3"), backstrip defective, contemporary stiff wrappers, last bifolium becoming detached, binding loose but sound
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Literature

Hoboken 179 (plate 20); RISM B 70; Hirsch, iii 26

Catalogue Note

This is a fine copy of Bach's Sonatas "with varied reprises", with deep impressions on thick, good quality paper. It contains Bach's famous preface explaining the purpose of his "varied reprises".

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