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    [Musical Manuscript]. Domenico Cimarosa. Le Sacrifice D'abraham Scène. [N.p., n.d., ca. 1790s]. Fair copy manuscript of Cimarosa's Biblical opera, Il sacrificio d'Abramo written in French in an unknown hand. From the collection of a gentleman of New York.

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    [Musical Manuscript]. [Domenico] Cimarosa. Le Sacrifice D'abraham Scène. [N.p., n.d., ca. 1790's]. Fair copy manuscript of Cimarosa's Biblical opera, Il sacrificio d'Abramo written in French in an unknown hand. Oblong quarto. 9 x 12 inches. [64] pages. With sixty-two pages of manuscript on lined musical paper. Bound into later plain manuscript wrappers. Front wrapper and first leaf detached, some thumbsoiling to leaves. Still, good. Cimarosa (1749-1801) was a major Italian composer who wrote more than eighty operas during his brief life, including the famous Il matrimonio segreto (1792).



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