Book/Printed Material Artaxerxes. Libretto. English

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Title
Artaxerxes. Libretto. English
Contributor Names
Arne, Thomas Augustine -- 1710-1778 (composer)
Created / Published
Printed and published by J. Duncombe & Co. 10 Middle Row, Holborn, London, [17--], monographic.
Subject Headings
-  Operas -- Librettos
-  Artaxerxes
-  Artabanes
-  Arbaces
-  Rimenes
-  Mandane
-  Semira
Notes
-  the music composed by T.A. Arne, M.D. ; the only edition correctly mark'd, by permission from the prompter's book ; to which is added, a description of the costume, cast of the characters, the whole of the stage business, situations, entrances, exits, properties and directions ; as performed at the London theatres ; embellished with a fine portrait, of Mr. Sinclair, drawn and engraved by Kennedey. (statement of responsibility)
-  U.S. RISM Libretto Project.
-  P. 18 misnumbered p. 8; price on front cover: sixpence; title written by hand--front cover; publisher's list--inside front cover; cast list for an unspecified performances--p. 5; costume descriptions--p. 6; publisher's lists--p. [1]-[2] at end.
-  Portrait mentioned on front cover not in libretto.
-  "Published by the proprietor, Thomas Hailes Lacy, theatrical bookseller, Wellington Street, Strand, London"--front cover.
-  "Printed by Duncombe, 19, Little Queen Street, Holborn"--p. 18.
-  Performance: London. (venue)
Library of Congress Control Number
2010666057
Related Resources
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/musschatz.19431 (electronic resource)
LC Classification
ML48 [S321]
Language
English
Online Format
image
Description
the music composed by T.A. Arne, M.D. ; the only edition correctly mark'd, by permission from the prompter's book ; to which is added, a description of the costume, cast of the characters, the whole of the stage business, situations, entrances, exits, properties and directions ; as performed at the London theatres ; embellished with a fine portrait, of Mr. Sinclair, drawn and engraved by Kennedey. (Statement Of Responsibility). U.S. RISM Libretto Project. P. 18 misnumbered p. 8; price on front cover: sixpence; title written by hand--front cover; publisher's list--inside front cover; cast list for an unspecified performances--p. 5; costume descriptions--p. 6; publisher's lists--p. [1]-[2] at end. Portrait mentioned on front cover not in libretto. "Published by the proprietor, Thomas Hailes Lacy, theatrical bookseller, Wellington Street, Strand, London"--front cover. "Printed by Duncombe, 19, Little Queen Street, Holborn"--p. 18. Performance: London. (Venue).
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Arne, T. A. Artaxerxes. Libretto. English. [Printed and published by J. Duncombe & Co. 10 Middle Row, Holborn, London, 17--, monographic] [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2010666057/.

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Arne, Thomas Augustine. Artaxerxes. Libretto. English. [Printed and published by J. Duncombe & Co. 10 Middle Row, Holborn, London, 17--, monographic] Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2010666057/>.