Oh! rest thee babe : The celebrated ballad, sung by Miss Stephens, at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden, in Guy Mannering, to which is added the stanza sung by Miss Carew, in the scene of the gypsies haunt in the same play: composed with an accompaniment for the piano forte, by John Whitaker.

Other titles
  • Oh! rest thee babe.
  • Second edition.
  • London : printed by Britton, Whitaker & Comp.,y n,?, 75, S,t, Paul's Church Yard [ca.1815]
Physical description
1 score (4p.) ; 33.2cm.
  • Caption title.
  • Date from watermarks.
  • Engraved.
  • For voice, with piano accompaniment.
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  • English
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National Trust Libraries: Charlecote Park Previous shelfmark: F.5.39. Bound with other vocal works Provenance: Pencil inscription: "Miss Williams" [i.e. Mary Elizabeth Lucy, 1803-90]. Nineteenth-century manuscript list of contents on front pastedown; continuous additional manuscript pagination Binding: Nineteenth-century half calf binding over marbled boards; gold-tooled; "Vocal" in gold on spine. For enquiries or access, please contact libraries@nationaltrust.org.uk