The librettos of Handel's operas : a collection of seventy-one librettos documenting Handel's operatic career. Vol.2 : Rinaldo, Il pastor fido ; Teseo ; Silla ; Amadigi / introduction by Ellen T. Harris.

Other titles
  • Rinaldo, HWV7a.
  • Pastor fido, HWV8a.
  • Teseo, HWV9.
  • Lucio Cornelio Silla, HWV10.
  • Amadigi di Gaula, HWV11.
Published
  • New York ; London : Garland Publishing 1989
  • New York & London : Garland Publishing 1989
Physical description
xxvii, [iv], 313p ; 24cm.
ISBN
  • 0824038622
Notes
  • Facsimile reproduction of printed libretti from various sources. The text of the libretti is in both English and Italian.
  • Tha authors of the libretti are as follows: Aaron Hill and Giacomo Rossi (Rinaldo); Giacomo Rossi after Battista Guarini (Il pastor fido); Niccolò Francesco Haym after Philippe Quinault (Teseo); Giacomo Rossi (Silla); Giacomo Rossi after Anoine Houdar de la Motte.
  • Text in English and Italian.
Contents
  • Introduction [p.vii]; Rinaldo (London: Tho. Howlatt, 1711) [p.1]; Il pastor fido (London : J. Gardyner, 1712) [p.79]; Teseo (London : Sa. Buckley, 1713) [p.135]; Silla (London, 1713) [p.211]; Amadigi (London: Jacob Tonson, 1715) [p.255]
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Genre
  • Book
Language
  • English
  • Italian
Cover image
book
Printed resource
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The Foundling Museum: Gerald Coke Handel Collection 21/C/LIBRETTOS (2739)

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