Folio. Attractively bound in dark green leather-backed marbled boards, titling and decorative stamping gilt to spine. 1f. (title), 150 pp.
From the collection of Italian conductor, vocal coach, and close associate of Puccini and Mascagni, Luigi Ricci (1893-1981), previously from the collection of Italian composer Francesco Maria Albini (1829-1917), with his signature and inventory number 797 to title page.
Copied from the Simrock edition of 1819 (RISM CC2028 I,21).
A finely-executed manuscript which, according to a note in a contemporary hand on the verso of the title, was prepared from the Simrock edition (1819) held at the Archive of the Liceo Musicale in Bologna (RISM CC2028, 1,21).
Price: $300.00 other currencies