Commonplace book of songs

Collection Data

Manuscript songs, for one voice and continuo; English words.
Gamble, John, d. 1687 (Compiler)
Rimbault, Edward F. (Edward Francis), 1816-1876 (Former owner)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1659 (Questionable)
Library locations
Music Division
Shelf locator: Drexel 4257 (Locked case)
Songs with continuo -- 17th century
Music -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles
Manuscripts, Musical
Content: Includes songs by Henry Lawes, William Lawes, John Wilson, Nicholas Lanier, William Webb, Charles Coleman, Robert Smith, Thomas Brewer and John Gamble.
Statement of responsibility: [compiled by] John Gamble.
Citation/reference: Wikipedia, Drexel 4257.
Citation/reference: Catalogue of the valuable library of the late Edward Francis Rimbault (London: Sotheby, Wilkinson & Hodge), p. 92, item 1387.
Citation/reference: Vincent Duckles, "John Gamble's Commonplace book: a critical edition of New York Public Library Ms. Drexel 4257," M.A. thesis, University of California at Berkeley, 1953.
Citation/reference: Charles W. Hughes, "John Gamble's Commonplace Book," Music and Letters 26 (1945), p. 215-219.
Reproduction: Microfilm. New York : New York Public Library, 19--. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (MN: *ZZ-25487)
Reproduction: Microfilm. New York : New York Public Library, 1947. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (MN: *ZZ-297)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 ms. score (ca. 450 p.)
Type of Resource
Notated music
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15327091
RLIN/OCLC: 18678379
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): bae40680-c603-012f-9964-58d385a7bc34
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