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Lucrezia Borgia.

Gaetano Donizetti

Lucrezia Borgia.

A grand opera, in two acts, with prologue.

by Gaetano Donizetti

  • 164 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by C. Breusing in New-York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Borgia, Lucrezia, 1480-1519 -- Drama.,
  • Operas -- Librettos.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementThe music by Donizetti. As represented at the Royal Italian Opera, London, and the Academy of Music, New-York.
    ContributionsRomani, Felice, 1788-1865.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML50.D683 L82 1858
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 p. l., 7 p., 1 l., 16 p., 1 l., 6 p.
    Number of Pages16
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6506199M
    LC Control Number46028724
    OCLC/WorldCa6066177

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