A list of horn-players of note during the 18th century is given by C. Gottlieb Murr in Journal f.
Von Murr, Memorabilia Bibliothecarum Norimbergensium, i.
Murr, Die Pflanzenwelt in der griechischen Mythologie (1890).
µbppa; the Arabic murr, bitter, was applied to the substance from its bitterness), a gum-resin highly esteemed by the ancients as an unguent and perfume, used for incense in temples and also in embalming.
Von Murr, Journal zur Kunstgeschichte, as above; Adam Bartsch, Le Peintre-Graveur, 703 vol.