[Milano]: [Epimaco e Pascquale Artaria] [PNs 74-77, 95-96, 79, 97], .
Oblong octavo. Dark brown leather-backed textured red paper boards with decorative borders and titling gilt, spine in gilt-ruled compartments. 61 pp. Engraved.
With previous owner's name ("G. Lorini") gilt to lower outer corner of upper board.
From the collection of Luigi Ricci (1893-1981), Italian conductor, vocal coach, and close associate of Puccini and Mascagni.
Binding somewhat rubbed and bumped. Extensive pencilling to rear endpapers. Moderately worn and foxed; light scattered soiling. Title lacking.
First Edition of this arrangement. Inzaghi IN. 31, p. 148. A vocal score was not published until 1856.
Elisabetta al castello di Kenilworth, a melodramma in 3 acts to a libretto by Andrea Leone Tottola after Scribe and Hugo, premiered in Naples at the Teatro di S Carlo on 6 July 1829.
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