Orpheus and Eurydice. A grand serious opera
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Orpheus and Eurydice. A grand serious opera translated from the Italian. In three acts. As performed at the Theatre-Royal, Covent-Garden. by Ranieri de Calzabigi

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Published by printed by W. Woodfall, for T. Cadell in London .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 552, no. 13.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages42
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17003051M

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