Book/Printed Material Demetrio. Libretto. English&Italian

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Title

  • Demetrio. Libretto. English&Italian

Names

  • Pescetti, Giovanni Battista, -- approximately 1704-1766 (composer)
  • Montagnana, Antonio. (vocalist)
  • Cori, Angelo. (dedicator)
  • Merighi, Antonia. (vocalist)
  • Broschi, Carlo, detto Farinello. (vocalist)
  • Tolve, Francesco. (vocalist)
  • Chimenti, Marg., detta la Droghierina. (vocalist)
  • du Parc, Elis., detta la Francesina. (vocalist)

Created / Published

  • Printed by J. Chrichley, London, 1737, monographic.

Headings

  • -  Operas -- Librettos
  • -  Cleonice
  • -  Alceste
  • -  Fenicio
  • -  Olinto
  • -  Barsene
  • -  Mitrane

Notes

  • -  composed by John Baptist Pescetti. (statement of responsibility)
  • -  U.S. RISM Libretto Project.
  • -  Three acts; price on title page: One shilling; libretto in English and Italian on alternating leaves; dedication in English only signed: Angelo Cori--p. 2-3; "Argument"/"Argomento"--p. 4-7.
  • -  Date of performance surmised from imprint.
  • -  Dramatis personae: CLEONICE. Mrs. Antonia Merighi -- ALCESTES. Mr. Charles Broschi, called Farinello -- PHENICIUS. Mr. Frances Tolve -- OLINTUS. Mrs. Marg. Chimenti, called Droghierina, or Druggist -- BARSENE. Mrs. Elizab. du Parc, called Francesina -- MITRANES. Mr. Anthony Montagnana--p. [1].
  • -  Performance: London, Theatre Royal, Haymarket, 1737? (venue)

Form

  • print

Extent

  • [2], 7, [1], 61, [5] p. ; 18 cm.

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2010665321

LC Classification

  • ML48 [S7964]

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Pescetti, Giovanni Battista, Antonio Montagnana, Angelo Cori, Antonia Merighi, Carlo Broschi, Francesco Tolve, Marg Chimenti, and Elis Du Parc. Demetrio. Libretto. English&Italian. Printed by J. Chrichley, London, monographic, 1737. Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/2010665321/.

APA citation style:

Pescetti, G. B., Montagnana, A., Cori, A., Merighi, A., Broschi, C., Tolve, F. [...] Du Parc, E. (1737) Demetrio. Libretto. English&Italian. Printed by J. Chrichley, London, monographic. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010665321/.

MLA citation style:

Pescetti, Giovanni Battista, et al. Demetrio. Libretto. English&Italian. Printed by J. Chrichley, London, monographic, 1737. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2010665321/>.