Autograph letter signed to the Rev. W. Cazalet(?).
3 pages 8vo. March 23, 1853, London, inquiring about the appointment of Lord Ward to the Management Committee of the Royal Academy of Music. Fine. (Item ID: 16219)
English composer Bishop (1786-1855) enjoyed in his day a reputation as guardian of the best traditions of British song. Now he is remembered chiefly as the composer of Home, Sweet Home. Autograph letter signed