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Habit de Faune: a faun wearing a tonnelet with a flute attached, a cane in his right hand and vines around his horns, from 'New designs for costumes' (Nouveaux desseins d'habillements à l'usage des balets operas et comedies)

Habit de Faune: a faun wearing a tonnelet with a flute attached, a can...

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Bradamante. Libretto. German Opera

Bradamante. Libretto. German Opera

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto presumably detached from larger publication; title information from division title page. Music by Reichardt, libretto by H.J. von Collin--New Grove. Performers' names not given.

Bellerofonte. Libretto. Italian Opera

Bellerofonte. Libretto. Italian Opera

del signor Vincenzo Nolfi ; da rappresentarsi nel Teatro Nouissimo di Venetia l'anno 1642. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; p. 78-79 missing; librettist's foreword--p. 3-7; ... More

La sincerita con la sincerita, overo, Il Tirinto fauola drammatica per musica composta, e fatta rappresentare da gli Accademici sfaccendati nell'Ariccia l'anno 1672 : all'illustrissima, & eccellentiss. Sig. la signora D. Eleonora Boncompagni Borghesi principessa di Sulmona &c

La sincerita con la sincerita, overo, Il Tirinto fauola drammatica per...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; performers' dedication--p. 3-7; "Argomento"--p. 8-11; foreword--p. 12; scene descriptions--p. 14. Cosmopoli is code for Roma--Sonneck, O.G.T. Librettos. "Con licenza de'... More

Ballo di Armeni. 1687?

Ballo di Armeni. 1687?

di Aurelio Aureli ; consacrato all'Illustr., & Eccel. Sig. conte Cornelio Pepoli Co: di Castiglione, Sparui, Baragazza, &c. patritio veneto, et all'Ill., & Eccsll. Sig. Cont. Maria Catterina Bentivoglio, consor... More

Orlando generoso. Libretto. Libretto. German

Orlando generoso. Libretto. Libretto. German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; pages unnumbered throughout; foreword (including synopsis)--p. [5]-[6]. Music by Steffani--New Grove. Date of performance surmised from imprint. Performers' names not giv... More

Astrologi immaginari - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

Astrologi immaginari - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "Con licenza de' superiori"--title page. "La musica è del celebre Sig. D. Giovanni Paisiello, maestro di cappella napoletano, e s... More

Sapho. Libretto. English Opera

Sapho. Libretto. English Opera

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

Zoraida di Granata. Libretto. Portuguese & Italian

Zoraida di Granata. Libretto. Portuguese & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; legal notice at bottom of title page. Libretto in Italian and Portuguese on facing pages. Libretto by Bartolomeo Merelli--New Grove. "A musica he de Caetano [sic] Donizetti... More

Huguenots. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

Huguenots. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

paroles de M. Eugène Scribe ; musique de M. Giacomo Meyerbeer ; ballet de M. Taglioni ; décors de MM. Séchan, Feuchères, Dieterle et de Splechin. (statement of responsibility) "317-318"--Cover.

Mala vita. Libretto. Italian

Mala vita. Libretto. Italian

versi di N. Daspuro ; musica di Umberto Giordano. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Half title--p. 1; legal notice--p. 4; imprint repeated--p. 4. "Questo melodramma è stato tratto dalle ... More

Numa Pompilio. Libretto Opera

Numa Pompilio. Libretto Opera

di Matteo Noris. (statement of responsibility) Three acts; librettist's dedication "Venetia li 11 Gennaro 1674... Matteo Noris."--p. 3-8; "Argomento"--p. 9; foreword--p. 10; scene and ballet descriptions--p. 12... More

Römische Aprilfest. Libretto. Libretto. German

Römische Aprilfest. Libretto. Libretto. German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Five acts; pages not numbered; title page measures 21 cm., remaining pages 19 cm.; royal arms of the Holy Roman Emperor--title page; "Entréen und Ballets"--p. [4]; "Vorbericht"--p. [... More

Proserpine. Libretto. French Opera.

Proserpine. Libretto. French Opera.

de Quinault ; mise en musique par M.G. Paisiello. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Performers' names not given.

Calliroe. Libretto. Italian Opera

Calliroe. Libretto. Italian Opera

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; choreographer's dedication signed: Onorato Viganò--p. 3-4; "Argomento"--p. 5-6; scene descriptions--p. 9-10. "Con licenza de' superiori"--title page. "La musica sarà tutt... More

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Death of General Sir Ralph Abercrombie

Thirty thousand. Vocal score Death of General Sir Ralph Abercrombie

Originally for voice with orchestra; accompaniment arranged for piano. Title from caption. Libretto by Dibdin; cf. New Grove dictionary of opera. Exchange; J. Francis Driscoll; Oct. 31, 1928. DLC (acquisition)

Allievo d'amore (balletto campestre). 1821

Allievo d'amore (balletto campestre). 1821

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; "Vale paoli uno"--title page; notice by the "Società filodrammatica dei fidenti" dated 13 June 1854--p. [1] at end. Libretto attributed to Jacopo Ferretti or Filippo Tarduc... More

Sancia di Castiglia. Libretto. Italian

Sancia di Castiglia. Libretto. Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Prezzo fisso grana venti"--title page; "Al lettore"--p. 4. "La poesia è del Sig. Pietro Salatino"--p. 3. "La musica è del Sig. Gaetano Donizetti"--p. 3. "Architetto de' Reali teatri... More

Fée Urgèle. Libretto. Libretto. German

Fée Urgèle. Libretto. Libretto. German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Handwritten note on title page: mit Musik; caption title--p. 3. La fée Urgèle, composed by Egidio Duni, libretto by Favart--New Grove. Includes music on p. [1]-[4] at end. Personen: ... More

Johann Strauss - Wiener Blut (Opera). Libretto. German

Johann Strauss - Wiener Blut (Opera). Libretto. German

von Victor Léon und Leo Stein ; Musik von Johann Strauss ; für die Bühne eingerichtet von Adolf Müller jun. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Legal notices--front cover. "Druck von Raima... More

Pittagorici. Libretto. Italian Opera

Pittagorici. Libretto. Italian Opera

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Dedication by Vincenzo Monti dated 24 January 1808--p. 5-6; "Notizie istoriche"--p. 7; "Note"--p. [1] at end. Music by Giovanni Paisiello; libretto by Vincenzo Monti--New Grove. "All... More

Che originali Chi dice mal d'amore - early American

Che originali Chi dice mal d'amore - early American

Aria from composer's opera "Che originale"; arranged for high voice and piano. Caption title. "No. 22 of Blake's musical miscellany"--At head of caption, page 1. Italian and English words. (language) Staff nota... More

Savitri. Libretto. Italian Opera

Savitri. Libretto. Italian Opera

musica di Natale Canti. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Half title--p. 1; legal notices--p. 6; introductory paragraphs by L.A. Villanis dated "Torino, primavera del 1889"--p. 7-8; note... More

Neron. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

Neron. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

slova Zh. Barbʹe ; muzyka A. Rubinshteĭna. (statement of responsibility) Text in Russian and Italian on opposite pages; original libretto in French. (language) ocm35035448 (oclc) 35035448 (oclc)

Louise. Libretto. German Opera

Louise. Libretto. German Opera

Dichtung und Musik von Gustave Charpentier ; ins Deutsche übertragen von Otto Neitzel. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Four acts; copyright dated 1901--title page; legal notice--title ... More

Astrologi immaginari - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

Astrologi immaginari - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "Con licenza de' superiori"--title page. "La musica è del celebre Sig. D. Giovanni Paisiello, maestro di cappella napoletano, e s... More

Zaira. Libretto. Portuguese & Italian

Zaira. Libretto. Portuguese & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts. Libretto in Italian and Portuguese on facing pages. "O drama é do Sr. Felix Romani"--p. 3. "A musica é do Sr. Xavier Mercadante"--p. 3. Interlocutores: OROSMANE. Sr. Filipp... More

Feldlager in Schlesien. Libretto. German

Feldlager in Schlesien. Libretto. German

von L. Rellstab ; in Musik gesetst von G. Meyerbeer. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Dance movement mentioned; price on title page: 5 Sgr.; notices concerning possible program and text... More

Giulio Flavio Crispo. Libretto. Italian

Giulio Flavio Crispo. Libretto. Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Five acts; librettist's dedicatory poem, signed "Merindo Fesanio"--p. [3]; note on historical background of libretto--p. [4]; synopsis--p. [4]-[5]; "Persone"--p. [6]; scene descripti... More

Attilio Regolo. Libretto. German & Italian

Attilio Regolo. Libretto. German & Italian

die Poesie ist vom Herrn Abt, Peter Metastasio, Ihro Kayserl. Majest. der Königin von Ungarn und Boheim Hof-Poeten ; die Musik ist vom Herrn Johann Adolph Hassen, Ihro Königl. Majest. in Pohlen und Churfürstl. ... More

Dumme Gärtner aus dem Gebirge. Libretto. Libretto. German

Dumme Gärtner aus dem Gebirge. Libretto. Libretto. German

von Emanuel Schickaneder ; aufgeführt von der Mihuleschen Gesellschaft. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Music by Benedikt Schack and F.X. Gerl--New Grove. Date of performance surmised ... More

Talestri, regina delle Amazzoni. Libretto. Italian

Talestri, regina delle Amazzoni. Libretto. Italian

di E.T.P.A. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; "Argomento"--p. 3-6. Maria Antonia Walpurgis published her literary-musical works under the pseudonym Ermelinda Talea Pastorella... More

Otello. Libretto. German & Italian

Otello. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Added title page in Italian; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages. Libretto by Francesco Berio di Salsa--New Grove. "Die Musik ist vom Kapellmeister Joachim Rossini"--p. 5.... More

Amico Fritz. Libretto. German

Amico Fritz. Libretto. German

von P. Suardon ; (nach Erckmann und Chatrian) ; Deutsch von Max Kalbeck ; Musik von Pietro Mascagni. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Half title--p. 1; legal notice--verso of title page... More

Didone abbandonata. Libretto. German & Italian

Didone abbandonata. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; opposite pages bear duplicate numbering; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; "Argomento"/"Inhalt"--p. 3 l.-5 r.; "Licenza"/"Schluss-Rede"--p. [1]-[3] at end. ... More

Maria, regina d'Inghilterra. Libretto

Maria, regina d'Inghilterra. Libretto

"Parole di L. Tarantini"--p. 3. "La musica è del maestro Sig. Gio. Pacini, Cav. della Legion d'onore"--p. 3. Includes descriptions of the accompanying ballets, "Elda, o sia, Il patto degli spiriti" and "I tre g... More

Bohemian girl. Libretto. German

Bohemian girl. Libretto. German

nach dem Englischen von J. Kupelwieser ; Musik von M.W. Balfe. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Caption title; "Als Manuscript für Bühnen"--title page; "Buch und Partitur für ganz Deuts... More

Colore fà la regina. Libretto. Libretto. Italian

Colore fà la regina. Libretto. Libretto. Italian

di matteo Noris ; dedicata all'altezza serenissima il Sig. principe Giorgio Federico, margravio di Brandemburgo ... (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; illustration incorporati... More

Falstaff. Libretto. German & Italian

Falstaff. Libretto. German & Italian

von Arrigo Boito ; Musik von Giuseppe Verdi. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Added title page in Italian; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages. Half-title--p. 1; legal notice... More

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

Selma sedlak. Libretto. German

Selma sedlak. Libretto. German

von J.O. Vesely ; (Deutsch von Em. Zungel) ; Musik von Ant. Dvořák ; Textbuch. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Legal notices--title page. "Druck von C.G. Röder in Leipzig"--colophon. S... More

Armide. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

Armide. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

les paroles sont de Quinault ; la musique de M. de Lully. (statement of responsibility) "XX. Opera. Tome III." From Recueil général des opéra.

Burbero di buon cuore. Libretto. Italian

Burbero di buon cuore. Libretto. Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts. "Con le debite permissioni"--title page. "La musica è del signor Vincenzo Martini maestro di cappella all'attual servigio di S.A.R. il principe d'Asturiars"--p. 3. "Il vest... More

Ernani. Libretto. English & Italian

Ernani. Libretto. English & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Four acts; legal notice dated 1859--p. 2; "Argument"--p. 3; advertisements--p. [1]-[4] at end; melodies for principal arias included. Libretto in Italian and English in parallel colu... More

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

Rosamunde. Libretto. German Opera.

Rosamunde. Libretto. German Opera.

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Foreword--p. [5]-[6]. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "Das Stück ist von Hrn. HR. Wieland in Weimar"--p. [4]. "Die Musik von Hrn. Kapellmeister Schweitzer in Gotha"--p. [4... More

Partenope. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

Partenope. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; linretto in English and Italian on alternating leaves; additional title page in Italian; price on front cover: one shilling; "Argomento/The Argument"--p. [6]-[7]; nota be... More

Gustaf Vasa. Libretto. Swedish

Gustaf Vasa. Libretto. Swedish

af Joh. Henr. Kellgren ; första gången uppförd den 19 januari 1786. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Bookdealer's stamp--p. 1; foreword--p. 3-4; "Historiska upplysningar" (including bio... More

Dornröschen. Libretto. German Opera.

Dornröschen. Libretto. German Opera.

von E.B. Ebeling-Filhès ; mit Musik von E. Humperdinck. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Price on front cover: Textbuch 50 Pf.; legal notice--title page; "Druck von F.A. Brockhaus in Le... More

Xerse. Libretto. Libretto. Italian

Xerse. Libretto. Libretto. Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; cover illustration; dedication, signed "N.M."--p. [5]; foreword--p. [6]; "Argomento"--p. [7]-[8]; scene descriptions--p. [9]; "Prologo"--p. 10-12. "Con licenza, e priuile... More

Letzten Tage von Pompeji. Libretto. German

Letzten Tage von Pompeji. Libretto. German

nach dem Romane von Bulwer frei bearbeitet von Adolf Müller ; in Musik gesetzt von Peter Müller. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Performers' names not given.

Vinciguerra il bandito. Libretto. Italian

Vinciguerra il bandito. Libretto. Italian

dei signori Eugenio Hugot e Paolo Renard ; musica del maestro Bottesini. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Legal notice--p. 2; imprint repeated, no date--p. 2; "Avvertenza"--p. 4. Singer... More

Manru. Libretto. German Opera

Manru. Libretto. German Opera

Dichtung von Alfred Nossig ; Musik von I.J. Paderewski. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Textbuch"--front cover; legal notices--title page; "Druck von C.G. Röder, Leipzig"--verso of ti... More

Hérodiade. Libretto. German Opera

Hérodiade. Libretto. German Opera

von P. Milliet und H. Grémont ; Musik von J. Massenet ; deutsche Uebersetzung von Dr. G. Fr. Reiss. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Für die Bühnen als Manuscript gedruckt"--title page... More

Peines et les plaisirs de l'amour. Libretto

Peines et les plaisirs de l'amour. Libretto

les paroles sont de M. Gilbert & la musique de M. Cambert. (statement of responsibility) At foot of p. 49: Tome I. From Recueil Général des Opéras : II. opera.

Medea in Corinto. Libretto. German & Italian

Medea in Corinto. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Added title page in Italian; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages. Libretto by Felice Romani--New Grove. "Die Musik ist vom Kapellmeister Simon Mayr"--p. 5. Singers' names ... More

Ekkehard. Libretto. German Opera

Ekkehard. Libretto. German Opera

Musik von J.J. Abert. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. P. 22-23 presumably filmed twice; legal notice--title page; production approval--title page; "Preis: 50 Pfennige"--title page. Lib... More

Feuersnot. Libretto. German Opera

Feuersnot. Libretto. German Opera

von Ernst von Wolzogen; Musik von Richard Strauss. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Half title, with the motto "Mädel, Mädel zier dich nicht -- Sonst verlischt das Gokellicht"--p. 1; "D... More

Casanova. Libretto. German Opera.

Casanova. Libretto. German Opera.

Musik von Albert Lortzing. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Character description of Casanova--verso of title page. Libretto by composer--New Grove. Date of performance surmised from im... More

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

Alessandro Stradella. Libretto. German

Alessandro Stradella. Libretto. German

von W. Friedrich ; Musik von Friedrich von Flotow. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. W. Friedrich was a pseudonym of Wilhelm Friedrich Riese--New Grove. Singers' names not given.

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

Sapho. Libretto. English Opera

Sapho. Libretto. English Opera

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

Armida al campo d'Egitto. Libretto. Italian

Armida al campo d'Egitto. Libretto. Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; publisher's dedication, signed: Marino Rossetti--p. 3-4; foreword--p. 5-6; scene descriptions--p. 8. "Con licenza de' superiori, e privilegio"--title page. "La musica è d... More

Merope. Libretto. Italian Opera

Merope. Libretto. Italian Opera

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; dedication--p. 3-4; "Argomento"--p. 5-7; scene descriptions--p. 10. "Con licenza de' superiori, e privilegio"--title page. "La musica e del Sign. Geminiano Giacomelli, ma... More

Neusonntagskind. Libretto. German Opera

Neusonntagskind. Libretto. German Opera

nach Weil. Philipp Hafner frey bearbeitet von Joachim Perinet ; aufgef. auf dem k.k. priv. Theater in der Leopoldstadt und im k.k. priv. Theater an der Wien ; bey Gelegenheit als Herr Weidmann, k.k. Hofschauspi... More

Huguenots. Libretto. Italian Opera

Huguenots. Libretto. Italian Opera

di Eugenio Scribe ; musica di Giacomo Mayerber[i.e. Meyerbeer] (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Meyerbeer" and "Gli ugonotti" in handwriting on front cover; "Prato, Tipografia Bruzzi, ... More

Fernand Cortez. Libretto. German

Fernand Cortez. Libretto. German

nach dem Französischen von I.F. Castelli ; die Musik ist von C. Spontini. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto by E. de Jouy and J.A. d'Esmenard--New Grove. Performers' names not given.

Thésée. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

Thésée. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

les paroles sont de M. Quinault, & la musique de M. de Lully. (statement of responsibility)

Alceste. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

Alceste. Libretto - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

les paroles sont de M. Quinault & la musique de M. de Lully. (statement of responsibility)

Didone abbandonata. Libretto. Italian

Didone abbandonata. Libretto. Italian

ridotta ad uso del nuovo famosissimo Teatro di S. Girolamo ; da rappresentarsi nel carnovale dell'anno 1747. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; "con licenza de'superiori"--tit... More

Griselda. Libretto. German & Italian

Griselda. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto in Italian and German on facing pages. Leaf inserted between p. 22 and 23; recto numbered p. 22; copy lacks p. 45; leaf inserted between p. 110 and 111. Libretto by Angelo A... More

Artaserse. Libretto. German & Italian

Artaserse. Libretto. German & Italian

die Poesie ist von dem Herrn Peter Netastasio, Kayserlichen Poeten ; die Musik von dem behrühmten Herrn Nicolaus Jommelli, wirklichen Hoch-Fürstlich-Wirtembergis. Musik-Director, und Ober-Capel-Meister. (statem... More

Erik Ejegod. Libretto. Libretto. Danish

Erik Ejegod. Libretto. Libretto. Danish

af J. Baggesen. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts. Music by F.L.A. Kunzen--New Grove. Performers' names not given.

Partenope. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

Partenope. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; linretto in English and Italian on alternating leaves; additional title page in Italian; price on front cover: one shilling; "Argomento/The Argument"--p. [6]-[7]; nota be... More

Partenope. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

Partenope. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; linretto in English and Italian on alternating leaves; additional title page in Italian; price on front cover: one shilling; "Argomento/The Argument"--p. [6]-[7]; nota be... More

Partenope. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

Partenope. Libretto. Libretto. English & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; linretto in English and Italian on alternating leaves; additional title page in Italian; price on front cover: one shilling; "Argomento/The Argument"--p. [6]-[7]; nota be... More

Oberon. Libretto. German Opera.

Oberon. Libretto. German Opera.

nach Wieland von Friederike Sophie Seyler ; Herrn Schröder, Director des Hamburger Theaters, zugeeignet ; die Musik ist von Paolo Wranitzky. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. P. 95 misnu... More

Falstaff. Libretto. German & Italian

Falstaff. Libretto. German & Italian

von Arrigo Boito ; Musik von Giuseppe Verdi. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Added title page in Italian; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages. Half-title--p. 1; legal notice... More

Astrologi immaginari - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

Astrologi immaginari - Albert Schatz Opera Collection

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "Die Musik ist von dem berühmten Herrn Johann Paisie... More

Program Officiel des Ballets et Opéras Russes de Serge de Diaghilew (Théatre National de L'Opéra), Mai-Juin 1922

Program Officiel des Ballets et Opéras Russes de Serge de Diaghilew (T...

Contains list of season's repertory and list of season's artists; set designs for Le Renard and Mavra; costume design for Le Renard, Aurora's Wedding, and Mavra; photographs of Bronislava Nijinska, Igor Stravin... More

Before and after
Too-re-loo-re : a French pavane
Plate 46: Habit de Folie: a woman in a ballet pose, wearing a bonnet and holding a marotte in her right hand,  from 'New designs for costumes' (Nouveaux desseins d'habillements à l'usage des balets operas et comedies)

Plate 46: Habit de Folie: a woman in a ballet pose, wearing a bonnet a...

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U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; "Argomento"--p. iii-iv; "Mutazioni di scene"--p. vii; censor's statements--p. 52. "La musica è del signor Giacomo Insanguine, detto Monopoli, maestro di cappella del Real... More

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U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; "Con licenza de' superiori"--title page. Marcello di Capua was a pseudonym of Marcello Bernardini--New Grove. "La musica è del signor D. Marcello di Capua maestro di cappel... More

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