Boston: A.N. Johnson and J. Johnson, Jr., 1846-1847. First Edition. Twenty-six volumes bound in one; large quarto (29.5cm.); contemporary sheep-backed marbled boards; iv,208pp.; sheet music throughout. Leather significantly dried and rubbed with shallow loss mid-spine, lacking front free endpaper, some foxing to textblock, contemporary pencil notes to endpapers, else Good to Very Good, internally sound. Short-lived musical monthly which ran from 1846 to 1850. Contents featured local as well as global musical news items and upcoming events, popular sheet music, book reviews, and the pedagogical series titled "The Piano-Forte Teacher."