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Zemire et Azor
Houbault 1772 - Paris: Houbaut, 1773. First edition, full score. Folio, contemporary vellum; some light creasing, slightly dusty. Front hinge stressed. Minor dampstaining to bottom blank margins - but overall a tall clean copy. A successful opera that contributed to Gretry's earning of a royal pension and gain of international fame. Libretto by J.F. Marmontel. An adaptation of the fairy tale La Belle et La Bette. A very scarce first edition of one of Gretry's major works. [Grove 7, 709 - illustration on page 707] [Attributes: First Edition; Hard Cover]
      [Bookseller: Auger Down Books, ABAA/ILAB]
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