The tears or lamentations of a sorrowful soul
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Published by Published for the British Academy (by) Stainer and Bell in London .
Written in English


  • Sacred quartets with instrumental ensemble -- Scores.,
  • Sacred quartets, Unaccompanied.,
  • Sacred quintets, Unaccompanied.,
  • Choruses, Sacred (Mixed voices)

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Edition Notes

Statement(compiled by) Sir William Leighton ; transcribed and edited by Cecil Hill.
SeriesEarly English church music -- 11
ContributionsLeighton, William, Sir, fl. 1603-1614., Hill, Cecil, 1936-
The Physical Object
Pagination1 score (xxi, 218 p.) ;
Number of Pages218
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19335795M

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