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Comus : a mask : (now adapted to the stage) : as alter'd from Milton's mask at Ludlow-Castle, which was never represented but on Michaelmas-Day, 1634, before the Right Honble. the Earl of Bridgewater, Lord President of Wales : the principal performers were the Lord Brackly, Mr. Tho. Egerton, the Lady Alice Egerton : the musick was composed by Mr. Henry Lawes ...

Author/Creator:
Arne, Thomas Augustine, 1710-1778.
Publication:
London : Printed by J. Hughs ... for R. Dodsley ..., 1738.
Format/Description:
Book
61, [3] p. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Edition:
The second edition.
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Standardized Title:
Comus. Libretto
Subjects:
Masques with music -- Librettos.
Notes:
Adaptation by John Dalton.
Original music by Lawes; music for this version composed by T.A. Arne.
First performed 4 Mar. 1738.
Signatures: [A] B-H .
Half-title on leaf [A]1.
Cast: p. [8].
Without the music.
Head- and tail-pieces; decorated initials; ornaments.
Local notes:
With: The Westminster magazine. Vol. 13. London : Printed for John Walker, 1785.
Penn Provenance:
Norris, Charles (autograph)
Norris, Joseph Parker (autograph)
Penn Chronology:
1738
Cited in:
Sonneck I 306
New Grove I 609
Contributor:
Milton, John, 1608-1674.
Dalton, John, 1709-1763.
Lawes, Henry, 1596-1662.
OCLC:
26836994