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Pretty Nancy is gadding to London - T, orch


Name Hook, James (1746-1827) [Ascertained]
Standardized title Pretty Nancy is gadding to London
Scoring summary T, orch
Key or mode A
Title on source It is not the Fashion in Town [...] JHook
RISM ID number 806352101

Library information

Library siglum GB-Lbl Add. 28971


Work number 1.1.1
Voice/instrument S
Key or mode A
Text incipit Pretty Nancy is gadding to London
PAE Code


Total scoring T, vl (2), b, fl (2), cor (2), taille

Material description

Type Autograph manuscript
Publishing, printing and production information 1750-1830
Format, extent score: f.194r-195v

Further information

General note [S.l.], [s.n.], 1800-03
'Mr Dignum - Vauxhall 1803' inscribed after title
Number '2110' inscribed top of first page
Texts of verses 2-3 copied at end
Composed for performance at Vauxhall Gardens, London, in 1803

Index terms

Subject heading Songs
Language of text eng
Name Dignum, Charles (1765c-1827) [Performer]

Related Titles

Parent record 806351369 Hook, James: 64 Songs