Some minor wear and soiling; small tears to outer edge of title. In very good condition overall. We have not located any other sources for this work; the composer, however, did write other festival music of a similar nature, e.g., the "Festgesang | zur | hohen Vermählungsfeyer | Sr. Durchlaucht | des Erbprinzen und Herrn | Carl Egon von Fürstenberg | mit seiner Durchlauchtigsten Verlobten | Elisabeth | Prinzessin Reuss-Greiz. | am 4 November 1844. | Gedichtet von Dorsch." RISM manuscripts 450013074.
Kästner, composer and music director in the town of Schleiz, was active from ca. 1820 to 1863. (Inventory #: 38379)