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Roland, : tragedie en musique. Representée devant Sa Majesté à Versailles, le huitième ianvier 1685

  • Place of origin:

    Paris (published)

  • Date:

    [1685] (published)

  • Artist/Maker:

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Europe 1600-1815, Room 5, The Friends of the V&A Gallery, case CA3

Physical description

[8], 66 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 23 cm. (4p0s)

Place of Origin

Paris (published)


[1685] (published)


Descriptive line

Opera libretto.
Without the music.
Libretto by Philippe Quinault. (Cf. Loewenberg. Annals of opera.)
Signatures: pip4 sA-Hp4 sI1.
Error in paging: p. 21 misnumbered 12.
Frontispiece engraved by Juan Dolivar after Jean Berain, who designed the scenery.
Woodcut printer's device on t.p.; initials, tailpieces, headpieces (one on p. 41 signed: P.R.).
Bound in cloth (library binding).


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