Milano: Tito di Gio. Ricordi.
Small octavo. Original publisher's light blue printed wrappers with titling within decorative border, publisher's catalogue to lower. 1f. (recto title, verso publisher's note), 1f. (recto named cast list, verso blank), 40 pp. Text in Italian.
Named cast includes Giovanni Landi, Salvatore Poggiali, Antonio Selva, Salvatore Poggiali, Giovanni Guicciardi, Cesare Orefice, Andrea Bellini, and Angelina Orecchia.
Wrappers slightly worn and stained; corners creased. Blank outer margins slightly dampstained.
Donizetti's final opera, Dom Sébastien, roi de Portugal, set to a libretto by Eugène Scribe after Paul-Henri Foucher's 1838 novel, premiered at the Paris Opéra on November 13, 1843.
Price: $75.00 other currencies