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The OP spectacles / Cruikshank del.

The OP spectacles / Cruikshank del.

Satire showing head of Clifford with two circles representing huge spectacles, "Old house old prices & no private boxes" and "Old house old prices & no pigeon holes," over his eyes. Each circle contains a symme... more

Piazza in Covent Garden

Piazza in Covent Garden

View across the market in Covent Garden towards St Paul's Church. Wenceslaus Hollar (Bohemian, Prague 1607–1677 London)

General view of Covent Garden looking north, circa 1720, from an engraving by Sutton Nicholls

General view of Covent Garden looking north, circa 1720, from an engra...

Illus. in: The Architectural review, v. 16, no. 245, April, 1917. London : [s.n.], 1917, plate 1. Title from item.

Theatre Royal Covent Garden Token

Theatre Royal Covent Garden Token

Medalist: Thomas Pingo (Italian, 1692–1776, active England after 1742)

An apology to the town, for himself and the bottle, by J.* Nick-all, Bedford Coffee-House, Covent Garden, Feb. the 6th

An apology to the town, for himself and the bottle, by J.* Nick-all, B...

"An engraving with three columns of verse in letterpress below it. The former shows a table placed in the middle of a stage-scene for a room; on the table is a quart bottle, in the neck of which is a large funn... more

A lobby flesh-monger treating with a saleswoman for a prime piece, or buying fruit at Covent Garden market for an evening's entertainment

A lobby flesh-monger treating with a saleswoman for a prime piece, or ...

Print shows a man and a woman negotiating the fee for the services of a young woman standing to the right; they are outside the "New Tea Room" with entrance through an arch labeled "Designed by Avarice ... Exec... more

Covent Garden Theatre

Covent Garden Theatre

Thomas Rowlandson (British, London 1757–1827 London)

A parody on Macbeth's soliloquy at Covent Garden Theatre

A parody on Macbeth's soliloquy at Covent Garden Theatre

Kemble as Macbeth, in Highland dress, declaims before the footlights; holding out a coin in his left hand, he staggers back, left leg forward. Forms part of : British Cartoon Prints Collection (Library of Con... more

Covent Garden Theatre, London, circa 1821
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King's Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres: comprising an account of the origin and progress of the drama in England; with historical and descriptive accounts of the Theatres Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Haymarket, English Opera House, and Royal Amphitheatre ... Illustrated with engravings"

King's Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres:...

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Covent Garden Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres: comprising an account of the origin and progress of the drama in England; with historical and descriptive accounts of the Theatres Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Haymarket, English Opera House, and Royal Amphitheatre ... Illustrated with engravings"

Covent Garden Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Th...

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King's Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres: comprising an account of the origin and progress of the drama in England; with historical and descriptive accounts of the Theatres Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Haymarket, English Opera House, and Royal Amphitheatre ... Illustrated with engravings"

King's Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres:...

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Drury Lane Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres: comprising an account of the origin and progress of the drama in England; with historical and descriptive accounts of the Theatres Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Haymarket, English Opera House, and Royal Amphitheatre ... Illustrated with engravings"

Drury Lane Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theat...

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Drury Lane Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres: comprising an account of the origin and progress of the drama in England; with historical and descriptive accounts of the Theatres Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Haymarket, English Opera House, and Royal Amphitheatre ... Illustrated with engravings"

Drury Lane Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theat...

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Covent Garden Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres: comprising an account of the origin and progress of the drama in England; with historical and descriptive accounts of the Theatres Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Haymarket, English Opera House, and Royal Amphitheatre ... Illustrated with engravings"

Covent Garden Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Th...

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Covent Garden Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres: comprising an account of the origin and progress of the drama in England; with historical and descriptive accounts of the Theatres Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Haymarket, English Opera House, and Royal Amphitheatre ... Illustrated with engravings"

Covent Garden Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Th...

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Covent Garden Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Theatres: comprising an account of the origin and progress of the drama in England; with historical and descriptive accounts of the Theatres Royal, Covent Garden, Drury Lane, Haymarket, English Opera House, and Royal Amphitheatre ... Illustrated with engravings"

Covent Garden Theatre from "History and Illustrations of the London Th...

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Covent Garden from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawings by T. H. Shepherd, etc"

Covent Garden from "Metropolitan Improvements ... From original drawin...

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"Football & love" A story of the Yale-Princeton game of '94 by Butt W. McIntosh ("Taffy"), illustrated by B. West Clinedinst, decorative designs by Hooper, price 50 cents. The Transatlantic Publishing Co., 53 Fifth Avenue, New York, 25 Henriettia, St. Covent Garden, London / / Hooper.

"Football & love" A story of the Yale-Princeton game of '94 by Butt W....

Poster shows a woman and winged boy tossing a football. Title from item. Gift; Frances B. Johnston; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46065)

Alcina. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

Alcina. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and English on facing pages; title page, synopsis and cast list in English only; price on title page: One shilling; "The Argument"--verso of title pag... more

Poro. Libretto. English & Italian

Poro. Libretto. English & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; p. 18-19 and 54-55 apparently missing from copy; libretto in Italian and English on facing pages; title page and cast list in English only; price on title page: one shill... more

Maid of the mill. Libretto

Maid of the mill. Libretto

by Isaac Bickerstaff. (statement of responsibility) "The music by Samuel Arnold partly chosen and adapted from Italian barlettas, Covent Garden 1964"--cover.

Achilles an opera

Achilles an opera

as written by John Gay ; distinguishing also the variations of the theatre, as performed, in two acts, at the Theatre-Royal in Covent-Garden ; regulated from the prompt-book, by permission of the managers, by M... more

Beggar's opera. Libretto. English

Beggar's opera. Libretto. English

as written by John Gay ; distinguishing also the variations of the theatre, as performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane ; regulated from the prompt-book, by permission of the managers, by Mr. Hopkins, promp... more

Farmer. Libretto

Farmer. Libretto

the musick composed and selected by Mr. Shield. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Price on cover: sixpence; notation on cover: N. 65 [--] Matthius Kl[o? ]. Date of performance surmised... more

The Night-dancers : a grand romantic opera

The Night-dancers : a grand romantic opera

partly founded on the story of Giselle. by George Soane, A.B. ; the music by Edward Loder. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Price on title page: One Shilling; advertisement--verso of ti... more

Midas. Libretto. English

Midas. Libretto. English

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Cover title; price on front cover: one penny; notation following statement of responsibility on title page: "The songs chosen & adapted by the same. Theatre Royal Dublin, Covent Gard... more

Pray Goody the much admired ballad sung by Mr. Sinclair, at the Theatre Royal Covent Garden in the burletta of Midas
Sapho. Libretto. English

Sapho. Libretto. English

the music by C. Gounod ; the libretto (adapted from the French of E. Augier,) by Sig. Fontana ; edited and translated by Manfredo Maggioni ; as represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. (statement ... more

Traviata. Libretto. English & Italian

Traviata. Libretto. English & Italian

the music by Verdi ; the libretto edited and translated by Manfredo Maggioni ; as represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto in Ita... more

Robert the Devil. Libretto. Libretto. English

Robert the Devil. Libretto. Libretto. English

by R.J. Raymond ... ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.-G. [i.e. George Daniel] ; to which are added a description of the costume, cast of the characters, entrances an... more

Elena da Feltre. Libretto. English

Elena da Feltre. Libretto. English

the music (with the exception of an air by Pacini) composed by Mercadante ; conductor, Mr. Benedict ; the chorusses under the direction of Mr. J.H. Tully ; the scenery by Mr. Grieve, Mr. T. Grieve, and Mr. W. G... more

For England, ho. Libretto. Libretto. English

For England, ho. Libretto. Libretto. English

by I. Pocock, esq.... ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.--G. ; to which are added, a description of the costume,--cast of the characters,--entrances and exits,--relat... more

Zorà a lyric drama in four acts

Zorà a lyric drama in four acts

the music by Rossini ; the libretto translated by J.W. Tibbert ; as represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto in Italian and Engli... more

Gelmina. Libretto. English & Italian

Gelmina. Libretto. English & Italian

by F. Rizzelli ; the English translation by Thomas J. Williams ; the music by G. Poniatowski ; as represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project.... more

Bondocani. Libretto. English

Bondocani. Libretto. English

by Thomas Dibdin ... (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Handwritten notes on title page; partial list of author's works on title page; price on title page: one shilling and sixpence; adve... more

Exile. Libretto. Libretto. English

Exile. Libretto. Libretto. English

by Frederick Reynolds ... (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. P. 5 misnumbered 9; advertisements--[1] at end; partial list of author's works--title page. Music by Joseph Mazzinghi--New Gro... more

Zuma. Libretto. English

Zuma. Libretto. English

the musick by Mr. Bishop and Mr. Braham ; by T. Dibdin. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Selective list of author's works--title page; price on title page: 2s. 6d.; advertisements--p. [... more

Oberon. Libretto. English

Oberon. Libretto. English

by J.R. Planché ; as performed with the music of the baron Carl Maria von Weber, at the Theatre-Royal, Covent-Garden. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. At head of title: The British Thea... more

Barbiere di Siviglia. Libretto. Libretto. English

Barbiere di Siviglia. Libretto. Libretto. English

adapted to the English stage by Mr. Fawcett ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.--G. [i.e. George Daniel] ; to which are added, a description of the costume, cast of th... more

Native land. Libretto. Libretto. English

Native land. Libretto. Libretto. English

by the author of Foundling of the forest, Adrian and Orilla, Royal oak, Doubtful son, Lady and the devil, &c. &c. &c. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. P. 52-53 presumably filmed twice; ... more

Inkle and Yarico. Libretto. Libretto. English

Inkle and Yarico. Libretto. Libretto. English

by George Colman, the younger, author of Ways and means, The dramatist, Iron chest, The heir at law, Who wants a guinea? X.Y.Z., Sylvester Daggerwood, John Bull, The battle of Heaham, Love laughs at locksmiths,... more

Cabinet. Libretto. Libretto. English

Cabinet. Libretto. Libretto. English

by Thomas Dibdin, author of "Guilty or not guilty," "Il Bondocani," "Family quarrels," "Valentine and Orson," &c. &c. ; as performed at the theatres Covent-Garden, New-York, and Baltimore ; from the prompt-book... more

Fontainbleu. Libretto. Libretto. English

Fontainbleu. Libretto. Libretto. English

by John O'Keefe, author of The Agreeable Surprise, Highland Reel, Son in Law, Poor Soldier, The Prisoner at Large, Wild Oats, Love in a Camp, The Farmer, &c ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks biograph... more

Entführung aus dem Serail. Libretto. English

Entführung aus dem Serail. Libretto. English

by the author of "Native Land," "Brother and Sister," "Englishmen in India," "Doubtful Son," &c. &c. ; the music by Mozart and Kramer ; the scenery entirely designed and executed by Mr. Roberts. (statement of r... more

Padlock. Libretto. Libretto. English

Padlock. Libretto. Libretto. English

by Isaac Bickerstaff ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.-G. ; to which are added, a description of the costume, cast of the characters, entrances and exits, relative p... more

Nymph of the grotto. Libretto. English

Nymph of the grotto. Libretto. English

by William Dimond, Esq. ... ; the music by Signor Liverati and Mr. A. Lee. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Includes partial list of author's works--title page; price on title page: Two... more

Ivanhoé. Libretto. English

Ivanhoé. Libretto. English

dramatised from Sir Walter Scott's Ivanhoe by M. Rophino Lacy, Esq. ... ; the music composed by Rossini ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks biographical and critical, by D.G. ; to which are added, a de... more

Three and the Deuce. Libretto. English

Three and the Deuce. Libretto. English

by Prince Hoare, author if No Song No Supper, My Grandmother, Lock and Key, The Prize &c ; the music composed by Signor Storace ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.-G. ... more

Haunted tower. Libretto

Haunted tower. Libretto

by James Cobb ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.--G. ... as performed at the Theatres Royal, London ; embellished with a fine engraving by Mr. Bonner, from a drawing ... more

The English fleet, in 1342 an historical comic opera, in three acts

The English fleet, in 1342 an historical comic opera, in three acts

by Thomas Dibdin, Esq., author of The heart of Mid-Lothian, The Jew and the doctor, The sixes, Suil Dhuv the coiner, Family quarrels, Ivanhoe, Don Giovanni, Valentine and Orson, The two Gregories, &c. ; printed... more

Guillaume Tell. Libretto. English & Italian

Guillaume Tell. Libretto. English & Italian

the music by Rossini ; the libretto edited and translated by Manfredo Maggioni ; as represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto in I... more

Capulet e i Montecchi. Libretto. English & Italian

Capulet e i Montecchi. Libretto. English & Italian

the music by Bellini ; as represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden ; the libretto edited and translated by Manfredo Maggioni. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Price: one sh... more

Tancredi. Libretto. English & Italian

Tancredi. Libretto. English & Italian

the music by Rossini ; as represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden ; the libretto edited and translated by Manfredo Maggioni. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Printed price... more

Muette de Portici. Libretto. English & Italian

Muette de Portici. Libretto. English & Italian

the music by Auber ; the libretto edited and translated by Manfredo Maggioni ; as represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Plot summary an... more

No song, no supper. Libretto

No song, no supper. Libretto

by Prince Hoare ; music by Storace ; with an illustration and remarks by D. G. (statement of responsibility) The initials ''D.G.'' stand for George Daniel. Includes cast lists for performances at the Drury Lane... more

Romance. Libretto. English

Romance. Libretto. English

composed by Henry Leslie ; the words by J. Palgrave Simpson ; first produced at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden ; under the management of Miss Louisa Pyne and Mr. W. Harrison, Thursday, February 2nd, 186... more

Bianca. Libretto. English

Bianca. Libretto. English

composed by M.W. Balfe ; the words by J. Palgrave Simpson ; first produced at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden ; under the management of Miss Louisa Pyne and Mr. W. Harrison, sole lessees, Thursday, Dec. ... more

Robin Hood. Libretto. English

Robin Hood. Libretto. English

written by John Oxenford ; composed by G.A. Macfarren ; first represented at Her Majesty's Theatre, on the 11th of October, 1860. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Royal English Opera, ... more

She stoops to conquer. Libretto

She stoops to conquer. Libretto

written by E. Fitzball ; Music by G.A. Macfarren ; first produced at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden, under the management of Miss Louisa Pyne & Mr. W. Harrison, sole lessees, on Thursday, February 11th,... more

Love's Triumph. Libretto. English

Love's Triumph. Libretto. English

the music by W. Vincent Wallce ; the libretto by J.R. Planché ; first produced at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden, under the management of Miss Louisa Pyne and Mr. W. Harrison. Sole Tessees, Monday, Nove... more

Blanche de Nevers. Libretto. English

Blanche de Nevers. Libretto. English

music by M.W. Balfe ; words by John Brougham ; first produced at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden ; under the management of Miss Louisa Pyne and Mr. W. Harrison, sole lessees, Saturday, November 21, 1863 ... more

Desert flower. Libretto

Desert flower. Libretto

composed by W. Vincent Wallace ; the libretto taken from the French of De St. Georges and De Leuven by A. Harris and Thomas J. Williams ; first produced at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden, under the mana... more

Armourer of Nantes. Libretto. English

Armourer of Nantes. Libretto. English

composed by M.W. Balfe ; the words by J.V. Bridgeman ; first produced at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden under the management of Miss Louisa Pyne and Mr. W. Harrison, sole lessees, Thursday, February 12t... more

Fanchette. Libretto. English

Fanchette. Libretto. English

the music by W.C. Levey ; first produced at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden, under the management of Miss Louisa Pyne and Mr. W. Harrison, sole lessees, on Monday, January 4, 1864 ; the operetta produced... more

Rose. Libretto. English

Rose. Libretto. English

written by H. Sutherland Edwards ; the music by John L. Hatton ; first performed at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden, Saturday, November 26, 1864. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project.... more

Médecin malgré lui. Libretto. English

Médecin malgré lui. Libretto. English

the music by Ch. Gounod ; words from the french libretto, by Charles Lamb Kenney ; represented, for the first time, at the Royal English Opera, Covent Garden, February 27th, 1864. (statement of responsibility) ... more

Harold, or, The Norman conquest : opera in four acts

Harold, or, The Norman conquest : opera in four acts

the libretto by Sir Edward Malet ; the music by Frederic H. Cowen ; first performed at the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, 1895. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Price on front cover and ti... more

Love laughs at locksmiths. Libretto. English

Love laughs at locksmiths. Libretto. English

by George Colman, the younger ... ; printed from the acting copy, with remarks, biographical and critical, by D.-G. ... ; as performed at the Theatres Royal, London ; embellished with a fine engraving, from a d... more

Slave. Libretto. Libretto. English

Slave. Libretto. Libretto. English

by Thomas Morton ... with an illustration, and remarks by D--G. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. P. 14-15 presumably filmed twice; front cover title: Cumberland's British Theatre (with ... more

Schweizerfamilie. Libretto. English

Schweizerfamilie. Libretto. English

adapted from the original German, by C.A. Somerset ... music by Joseph Weigl, Capel Meister to his Imperial Majesty, the Emperor of Austria ; the only edition correctly marked from the prompter's book ; with th... more

Zauberflöte. Libretto. English & Italian

Zauberflöte. Libretto. English & Italian

the music by Mozart ; the libretto edited and translated by Manfredo Maggioni ; as represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto in It... more

Iron chest. Libretto. English

Iron chest. Libretto. English

by George Colman the Younger ; with the stage business, cast of characters costumes, relative positions, &c. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Advertisements--front cover and verso, insi... more

Richard CŒur de Lion. Libretto. Libretto. English

Richard CŒur de Lion. Libretto. Libretto. English

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Each cover presumably filmed twice; cover title; price on front cover : one penny; "Gretry" written by hand in top margin; the attribution "General Burgoyne" on front cover amended b... more

Tale of mystery. Libretto. Libretto. English

Tale of mystery. Libretto. Libretto. English

by Thomas Holcroft. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Cover title; price on front cover: one penny; advertisements--inside of front cover; illustration of Romaldi's line "Whither fly?" f... more

Romp. Libretto. Libretto. English

Romp. Libretto. Libretto. English

by Isaac Bickerstaff. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; title information from front cover; price on front cover: one penny; illustration of act 2, scene 2 at Priscilla Tomboy'... more

The Thorn a favorite ballad sung with great applause by Mr. Incledon at the covent garden theatre in London

The Thorn a favorite ballad sung with great applause by Mr. Incledon a...

For high voice with piano. Staff notation. (language)

Alcina. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

Alcina. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and English on facing pages; title page, synopsis and cast list in English only; price on title page: One shilling; "The Argument"--verso of title pag... more

Poro. Libretto. English & Italian

Poro. Libretto. English & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; p. 18-19 and 54-55 apparently missing from copy; libretto in Italian and English on facing pages; title page and cast list in English only; price on title page: one shill... more

Maid of the mill. Libretto

Maid of the mill. Libretto

by Isaac Bickerstaff. (statement of responsibility) "The music by Samuel Arnold partly chosen and adapted from Italian barlettas, Covent Garden 1964"--cover.

Beggar's opera. Libretto. English

Beggar's opera. Libretto. English

as written by John Gay ; distinguishing also the variations of the theatre, as performed at the Theatre-Royal in Drury-Lane ; regulated from the prompt-book, by permission of the managers, by Mr. Hopkins, promp... more