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A new opera called Brutus of Alba, or, Augusta"s triumph

George Powell

A new opera called Brutus of Alba, or, Augusta"s triumph

by George Powell

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Published by Printed by W. Onley for Sam Briscoe in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Operas -- Librettos

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBrutus of Alba, or, Augusta"s triumph., Brutus of Alba., Augusta"s triumph.
    SeriesThree centuries of drama, Three centuries of English and American plays, 1500-1830
    ContributionsVerbruggen, John, d. 1708?, Purcell, Daniel, 1660?-1717., Tate, Nahum, 1652-1715.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination[4], 63, [i.e. 49] p.
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13551434M
    OCLC/WorldCa9992529

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