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From the Library: Music at the Crystal Palace

Built of the mate­ri­als that housed the Great Exhi­bi­tion of 1851 in Hyde Park, the Crys­tal Palace at Syden­ham cost no less than a mil­lion and a half ster­ling. It is com­posed entire­ly of glass and iron, and was designed by Sir Joseph Pax­ton. The Palace from its lofty emi­nence is vis­i­ble for miles in […]

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