Romeo e Giulietta; An Opera, in five Acts... the English libretto by H.B. Farnie. As represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. [Libretto]. Charles GOUNOD.
Romeo e Giulietta; An Opera, in five Acts... the English libretto by H.B. Farnie. As represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. [Libretto]

Romeo e Giulietta; An Opera, in five Acts... the English libretto by H.B. Farnie. As represented at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. [Libretto]

London: J. Miles & Co. [ca. 1870]. Octavo. Original publisher's gray wrappers with titling within decorative border. [i] (title), [ii] (named list of musicians), [iii] (named cast list), [iv]-v ("Argument"), [6]-76 pp.

Cast includes Patti as Juliet, Mario as Romeo, Capponi as the Duke, Petit as Capulet, Neri-Baraldi as Tybalt, Tagliafico as Gregory, Marino as Paris, Cotogni as Mercutio, Rossi as Benvolio, Nau as Stephano, Bagagiolo as Friar Lawrence, and Anese as Gertrude.

Upper wrapper quite worn, torn, and detached. Minor wear and soiling.

Gounod's "Faust and Roméo et Juliette were exceptional achievements in their day and continue to hold a well-deserved position in the international repertory." Steven Huebner in Grove Music Online. Item #28148

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