Milano: Gaspare Truffi, 1843. Small octavo. Original publisher's light yellow printed wrappers with titling within decorative border. 1f. (recto title, verso blank), 1f. (recto named cast list, verso named instrumentalists), 1f. (recto named production personnel, verso named dancers), - pp. With decorative woodcut device to head of Acts I and II. Text in Italian.
Named singers include Achille de Bassini, Ottavia Malvani, Leone Corelli, Gastano Rossi, Felicita de Baillou, and Carlo Rocca. With choreography by Giovanni Casati and an extensive list of named dancers including Carlo Blasis at the Scuola di Ballo.
Wrappers slightly worn and creased, "Donizzetti[!]" in contemporary manuscript to blank upper margin. Very slightly worn; minor creasing to corners.
Il Furioso, set to a libretto by Giacopo Ferretti, premiered in Rome at the Teatro Valle on January 2, 1833. Item #31722
Price: $150.00 other currencies