GENERAL TOM THUMB'S GRAND WEDDING MARCH. [Music only].

Philadelphia: Lee & Walker 722 Chestnut St. [1863]. First edition. 33 x 26 cm. 6 pp. With a large color lithograph of the wedding party, by T. Sinclair. Disbound. Foxing and overall toning to pages, although the lithographic image is bright, some shallow chipping along the bottom edge of the title page. Not in Dichter & Shapiro, Levy or in Peters' account of Sinclair. OCLC: NY St. Lib., LC, Univ. of MI, Baylor. Thumb--born Charles Stratton--married Lavinia Warren in New York on Feb. 10, 1863, "...and the New York newspapers in their efforts to report the event adequately almost forgot the Civil War." --DAB. Variant binding (?), rear page lists the latest new musical publications issued by Lee & Walker, printed in three columns. Item #66108

Price: $750.00

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