Very Good. Item #6962
Chicago: Hope Publishing Company, [1894-1898]. First Edition. Two volumes; octavo; publisher's black cloth-backed pictorial paper-covered boards; 224 & ,224pp.; sheet music throughout. Boards a bit scuffed with exposure at extremities, faint dampstains to upper cover of No. 2, contemporary pencil ownership inscription to both front free endpapers, additional pencil notes to rear free endpaper verso of the first volume, else Very Good, better than often encountered. The Ohio religious music composer William Augustine Ogden only co-edited the music of the first volume, the second appearing a year after his death in 1897.