Engraved musical tutors “rendered easy”

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The Graphic Arts Collection recently acquired a Collection of Seven Musical Tutors, for Instruction in Playing the Flute, Oboe, Clarinet, Bassoon or Fagotto, Violin, Violoncello, and German Flute (London: [1800-1830s]). Each of the seven engraved booklets run approximately 30 pages with covers and advertising included. A label on the front board is lettered in gilt “T. Eaton/ 1834.” Here are a few examples.

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