Catalog of Venetian librettos at the University of California, Los Angeles /

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Author / Creator:Alm, Irene
Imprint:Berkeley : University of California Press, c1993.
Description:xxviii, 1053 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Series:University of California publications. Catalogs and bibliographies v. 9
Subject:University of California, Los Angeles -- Catalogs.
University of California, Los Angeles.
Operas -- 17th century -- Librettos -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Operas -- 18th century -- Librettos -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Opera -- Italy -- Venice -- 17th century.
Opera -- Italy -- Venice -- 18th century.
Operas -- Librettos.
Italy -- Venice.
Bibliography -- Catalogs.
Format: Print Book
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Other authors / contributors:University of California, Los Angeles
ISBN:0520097629 (alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Summary:Here is a remarkable collection of virtually every opera libretto printed in Venice from 1637 to 1769. Assembled in the eighteenth century following Antonio Groppo's chronology, the set includes 1286 librettos bound in 117 volumes. Catalog entries give full transcription of title page, summary of contents, and list of all personnel for each opera. Five appendixes and seventeen indexes provide access to titles, artists, dedicatees, roles, and many other aspects of production.
Physical Description:xxviii, 1053 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN:0520097629 (alk. paper)