Momie

Description:

This is a ca. 1778 libretto for the burlesque opera in three acts "Momie" by a Jean Étiennethat Despréaux. The opera is a parody based on Leblanc du Roullet's libretto of "Iphigénie en Aulide," an opera by Christoph Willibald Gluck.

The libretto includes the titles of the tunes at the opening of each scene.

Page 6 of the library's copy is incorrectly numbered as page 9.

Creator(s): Despréaux, Jean Étienne, 1748-1820.
Creation Date: [1778?]  
Partner(s):
UNT Music Library
Collection(s):
Virtual Music Rare Book Room
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Creator (Librettist):
Despréaux, Jean Étienne, 1748-1820.

Par M. Despréaux, pensionnaire du Roi.

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: P.R.C. Ballard
Publisher Info: De l'imprimerie de P.R.C. Ballard, seul imprimeur de la musique du Roi, des menus plaisirs de Sa Majesté, & de Monseigneur & Madame la Comtesse D'Artois.
Place of Publication: [Paris, France]
Date(s):
  • Creation: [1778?]
Description:

This is a ca. 1778 libretto for the burlesque opera in three acts "Momie" by a Jean Étiennethat Despréaux. The opera is a parody based on Leblanc du Roullet's libretto of "Iphigénie en Aulide," an opera by Christoph Willibald Gluck.

The libretto includes the titles of the tunes at the opening of each scene.

Page 6 of the library's copy is incorrectly numbered as page 9.

Note:

Full title as appears in the t.p.: "Momie, opéra burlesque, parodie d'Iphigenie, opéra, en trois actes, en prose et en vaudevilles."

Physical Description:

52 p. ; 20 cm.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): parodies | vaudeville | burlesque
Partner:
UNT Music Library
Collection:
Virtual Music Rare Book Room
Identifier:
  • UNTCAT: b1457446 |
  • OCLC: 17470489 |
  • CALL-NO: ML50.2.D49 M6 1778
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc25958
Resource Type: Book
Format: Image