Physical description

A badly damaged and faded green paperback music textbook titled: First Steps in Harmony - a catechism of elementary Harmony for the use of beginners by Minnie Cuthbert L.R.A.M A.R.C.M. It has a preface, contents and index at the front of the book with lessons throughout. The back cover has printed in an ornate design, Theo Bonheur's Standard Pianoforte Tutor. At the back of the book are some advertisements for music books.

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Inscriptions & markings

On the title page written in copperplate style and black ink - Edna Sebire 8.8.24. Mont de Lancey Wandin Yallock. Also on the Index page - Edna L.M. Sebire Mont de Lancey Wandin Yallock


First Steps in Harmony book was written by request to assist junior pupils, and those beginners in Harmony who are only able to devote a small portion of time to its study. The book is divided into Lessons.