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Dr. Leichhardt's march : for the piano / composed ... by his friend S.H. Marsh
Bib ID 6381355
Format MusicMusic, OnlineOnline [notated music, volume]
Author
Marsh, S. H. (Stephen Hale), 1805-1888, composer
 
Online Versions
Description London : T. Boosey & Co., [1846] 
1 score (5 pages) ; 34 cm 
Notes

Cover title.

"On the successful termination of his expedition after having traversed a distance of nearly 3000 miles through a portion of Australia, hitherto untrodden by civilized man"--Cover.

Composed to celebrate the return of Ludwig Leichhardt from his expedition in 1846.

Lithograph of the expedition by W. Boosey on cover: Featuring men with dog, horses and cattle, against a background of Peak Range in Queensland.

NLA's copy has "for the piano" label pasted over "for the harp" on cover. The right half showing "piano" has been removed from the label.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.mus-vn6381355

No linguistic content;

Subjects Leichhardt, Ludwig, - 1813-1848 - Songs and music.  |  Marches (Piano)  |  Explorers - Australia - Songs and music.  |  Popular instrumental music - Australia - To 1901.  |  Australia - Discovery and exploration - Songs and music.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Boosey, W., illustrator

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