Charles Dibdin songbooks

Scope and Content

Six bound volumes of songs and poems, sonnets, ballads and bagatelles written by Charles Dibdin (Jun).

Includes: 'Mirth and Metre: consisting of Poems, Serious, Humorous and Satirical Songs, Sonnets, Ballads & Bagatelles', 1807; 'The Songs of Charles Dibdin', 1842; 'The Music of the best and most esteemed of the Songs of Charles Dibdin', 1842; 2 volumes of 'The Songs of Charles Dibdin, Chronologically Arranged, with Notes, Historical, Biographical, and Critical; and The Music of the best and most popular of the Melodies, with New Piano-Forte Accompaniments to which is prefixed a Memoir of the Author, by George Hogarth Esq.', 1842; 'The Songs of Charles Dibdin, Chronologically Arranged, with Notes, Historical, Biographical, and Critical; and The Music of the best and most popular of the Melodies, with New Piano-Forte Accompaniments to which is prefixed a Memoir of the Author, by George Hogarth Esq. Vol.1', 1847; 'The Songs of Charles Dibdin, Chronologically Arranged, with Notes, Historical, Biographical, and Critical; and The Music of the best and most popular of the Melodies, with New Piano-Forte Accompaniments to which is prefixed a Memoir of the Author, by George Hogarth Esq. Vol.2', 1848;