The Duenna: A Comic Opera. In Three Acts. As Preformed at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden: With Universal Applause. RICHARD BRINSLEY SHERIDAN.

The Duenna: A Comic Opera. In Three Acts. As Preformed at the Theatre Royal, Covent Garden: With Universal Applause.

Publisher: London: Printed for T. N. Longman, 1794.
Edition: First authorized edition of the text of the opera; the music had previously appeared separately when the opera was first performed in 1775, but with no spoken text.
Bibliographical References: NCBEL II, 818.
Condition: Hinges starting; spine chipped at the head and foot; very good copy.
Book ID: 20285

Description

4to, 20th century straight-grained dark red morocco, gilt rules and lettering, t.e.g.

Comments

¶ Sheridan’s immensely popular opera was at first only published in corrupted, unauthorized editions until this one.

Price: $750.00