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Braunschweig. Altes Rathaus

Braunschweig. Altes Rathaus

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Hartz. Brunswick. Burgplatz, etc." Print no. "18158. P.Z." Purchase; D... more

[The Kohlmarkt, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

[The Kohlmarkt, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6452". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[Constantin Uhde, German architect, half-length portrait, facing front] / C.F. Beddies & Sohn, Braunschweig, Kuhstrasse 10.

[Constantin Uhde, German architect, half-length portrait, facing front...

Title devised by Library staff. Written in ink on verso: Professor Constantin Uhde; H. Judge. Reference copy in BIOG FILE. Autobiographical statement is in the Supplemental Biographical File. In 1894, John Boyd... more

Braunschweig. Burgplatz

Braunschweig. Burgplatz

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Hartz. Brunswick. Burgplatz, etc." Print no. "18157. P.Z." Image conta... more

[The Sack House, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

[The Sack House, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6475". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

Braunschweig. Altstadtmarkt

Braunschweig. Altstadtmarkt

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Hartz. Brunswick. Alstadt Market. Hotel de Ville and Fountain." Print ... more

[The cathedral, Brunswick (i.e. Braunschweig), Germany]

[The cathedral, Brunswick (i.e. Braunschweig), Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6455". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

Braunschweig. Hagenbrücke und Katharinekirche

Braunschweig. Hagenbrücke und Katharinekirche

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Hartz. Brunswick. Burgplatz, etc." Print no. "18156. P.Z." Purchase; D... more

[Ducal Castle, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

[Ducal Castle, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6459". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

Braunschweig. Gewandhaus

Braunschweig. Gewandhaus

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Hartz. Brunswick. Gewandhouse." Print no. "6476. P.Z." Purchase; Detro... more

[New town hall, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

[New town hall, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "17502". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[Column of the Lion, Brunswick (i.e. Braunschweig), Germany]

[Column of the Lion, Brunswick (i.e. Braunschweig), Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6490". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[Hagenmarkt, Brunswick (i.e.,Braunschweig), Germany]

[Hagenmarkt, Brunswick (i.e.,Braunschweig), Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6454". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

[General view, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

[General view, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6472". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

Braunschweig. Weberstrass mit Andreaskirche

Braunschweig. Weberstrass mit Andreaskirche

Title from item. Title in Detroit Publishing Co., Catalogue J foreign section, Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Publishing Company, 1905: "Germany. Hartz. Brunswick. Burgplatz, etc." Print no. "18155. P.Z." Purchase; D... more

[The scale, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

[The scale, Brunswick (i.e., Braunschweig), Germany]

Title from the Detroit Publishing Co., catalogue J foreign section. Detroit, Mich. : Detroit Photographic Company, 1905. Print no. "6453". Forms part of: Views of Germany in the Photochrom print collection.

Braunschweiger Windelwoche, 12.-18. Mai, ein Notruf an die Braunschweiger Frauen ... / Fr. Gerecke.

Braunschweiger Windelwoche, 12.-18. Mai, ein Notruf an die Braunschwei...

Poster shows an infant lying on a pillow and covered with a comforter. Text announces Diaper Week, an emergency call to the women of Braunschweig to collect diapers and clothing for infants and children. Clothi... more

Orfeo. Libretto. German

Orfeo. Libretto. German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; pages unnumbered throughout; bookplate of Johann Kristof Lorber with motto "Was der Welt ist, werf'ich hin, Nach dem Himmel steht mein Sinn" in 4 additional languages aff... more

Das verstellte Kammermädgen ein musicalisches Lustspiel : welches auf dem neuen Theater in der Panthomimischen Oper des Herrn Nicolini in Braunschweig aufgeführet worden

Das verstellte Kammermädgen ein musicalisches Lustspiel : welches auf ...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; synopsis--p. [6]-[7]; scene and ballet descriptions--p. [10]-[11]. "Die Musick hat componiret... more

Bertoldo, Bertoldino e Cacasenno. Libretto. German

Bertoldo, Bertoldino e Cacasenno. Libretto. German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; p. 144 and 146 misnumbered 146 and 148 respectively; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Mutazioni di scene"/"Veränderungen"--p.... more

Contadina astuta

Contadina astuta

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two intermezzi; pages unnumbered throughout. Pergolesi's La contadina astuta performed in Braunschweig in 1749 as Il finto pazzo--Loewenberg. Annals of Opera. "La musica è del Sig. P... more

Serva padrona. Libretto. Libretto. German & Italian

Serva padrona. Libretto. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two parts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added cast list in Italian. Odd pages numbered by hand in upper right-hand corner, beginning with title page. Music by Giov... more

Wiederhergestellte Ruh. Libretto. Libretto. German

Wiederhergestellte Ruh. Libretto. Libretto. German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Five acts; pages not numbered; device on title page bearing coat of arms; "Verwandlungen des Schau-Platzes"--p. [9]-[10]; "Machinen"--p. [10]; "Täntze"--p. [10]; "Vorrede"--p. [11]-[... more

Tantz der Mohren und Mohrinnen als des Aristippus Sclaven. 1726

Tantz der Mohren und Mohrinnen als des Aristippus Sclaven. 1726

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; pages unnumbered; "Historischer Bericht"--p. [4]-[5]; scene descriptions--p. [8]-[9]. "Täntze [:] 1. Der macedonischen Hel... more

Demetrio. Libretto. German & Italian

Demetrio. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in German and Italian on facing pages; notation on title page: Metastasio; "Argomento"/"Vorbericht"--p. [4]-[7]; scene descriptions--p. [10]-[11]. Libretto of "I... more

Birbi. Libretto

Birbi. Libretto

Signatures: A-C4.

Demofoonte. Libretto. German & Italian

Demofoonte. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; pages unnumbered throughout; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; foreword in German--p. [4]-[5]; scene descriptions--p. [8]-[9]. "Die Music dieser Opera ist c... more

Pharamundus in einer Opera vorgestellet auf dem grossen Braunschweigischen Theatro in der Laurentii Messe, Anno 1746

Pharamundus in einer Opera vorgestellet auf dem grossen Braunschweigis...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; pages unnumbered throughout; foreword--p. [5]-[6]; scene descriptions--p. [8]. "Die Music dieser Opera, anlangend die Symphonia und meisten Arien, ist componiret von dem ... more

Achille in Sciro. Libretto. German & Italian

Achille in Sciro. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; pages unnumbered throughout; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; foreword in German--p. 4-5; scene descriptions--p. [6]-[7]. "Die Music dieser Opera ist compo... more

Ciro riconosciuto. Libretto. German & Italian

Ciro riconosciuto. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Die Sinfonie und Arien dieser Opera sind componirt von Sign. Giovanni Verocai, Hochfürstl. Braunschweig-Lünenburgischen Concert-Meister zu Wolsenbüttel"--p. [4]. Performers' names n... more

Ballo di mori. 1751

Ballo di mori. 1751

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; handwritten note at head of title: Metastasio; "Argomento"/"Inhalt"--p. [6]-1; "Mutazioni di ... more

La Angelica serenata da rappresentarsi sopra il Teatrino della ducal corte in Wolfenbuttell, per festeggiare il giorno natalizio della altezza serenissima di Antonietta Amalia duchessa di Bronsevigo et Luneburgo etc

La Angelica serenata da rappresentarsi sopra il Teatrino della ducal c...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two parts; pages unnumbered throughout. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "I balli sono di vaga invenzione dell' Sig. Bartelotti di Bologna"--p. [5]. Performers' names not g... more

Alessandro nell'Indie. Libretto. German & Italian

Alessandro nell'Indie. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; no page numbers given; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; "Argomento"/"Inhalt"--p. [2]-[3]; "Mutazioni di scena"/"Veränderungen des Theaters"--p. [2]-[7]. Ha... more

Farnaces ein musicalisches Scahu-Spiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Hochfürstl. Theater in Opern-Hause zu Braunschweig in der Sommer-Messe des 1754. Jahrs

Farnaces ein musicalisches Scahu-Spiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Hoc...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Argomento"/"Innhalt"--p. 4-5; scene descriptions--p.. 6-7. "Die Ballets sind von der Erfindu... more

Lucius Verus ein musicalisches Schau-Spiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Hochfürstl. Theater im Opern-Hause zu Braunschweig in der Winter-Messe des 1756. Jahrs

Lucius Verus ein musicalisches Schau-Spiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Argomento"/"Innhalt"--p. 4-7; scene descriptions--p. 8-9. "Die Ballets sind von der Erfindun... more

Ipermestra. Libretto. German & Italian

Ipermestra. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Argomento"/"Inhalt"--p. 4-5; "Mutazioni di scene"/"Verwandlungen"--p. 8-11; dance movements ... more

Der Siroes ein musicalisches Schauspiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Fürstlichen Theater zu Braunschweig in der Sommer-Messe des 1767sten Jahres

Der Siroes ein musicalisches Schauspiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Fü...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Argomento"/"Inhalt"--p. 4-5; scene descriptions--p. 8-9. Performers' names not given. Perfor... more

Catone in Utica. Libretto. Italian & German

Catone in Utica. Libretto. Italian & German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; character list appears twice: on p. 2-3 and p. 4-5; p. 18-19 and 68-69 apparently filmed twice; p. 51-58 and 71-78 apparently missing from copy; libretto in Italian and G... more

Lukas und Hannchen. Libretto

Lukas und Hannchen. Libretto

Fifteen scenes ; librettist's dedicatory poem, signed by Johann Joachim Eschenburg--p. [5]. Music by J.F.G. Beckmann--New Grove.

Erweiterung der Kunst nach der Chorographie zu tanzen, Tänze zu erfinden, und aufzusetzen wie auch Anweisung zu verschiedenen National-Tänzen; als zu Englischen, Deutschen, Schwäbischen, Pohlnischen, Hannak- Masur- Kosak- und Hungarischen; mit Kupfern; nebst einer Anzahl Englischer Tänze

Erweiterung der Kunst nach der Chorographie zu tanzen, Tänze zu erfind...

Von C. J. v. Feldtenstein. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Romeo e Giulia. Libretto. German & Italian

Romeo e Giulia. Libretto. German & Italian

vom Herrn Sanseverino auf Hohen Befehl aufgeführt auf dem Fürstl. Schlosse zu Braunschweig. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title ... more

Italiana in Londra. Libretto. Italian & German

Italiana in Londra. Libretto. Italian & German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "Die Musik ist vom Hrn. Dom. Cimarosa, Neapolitanisc... more

Matrimonio per inganno. Libretto. German & Italian

Matrimonio per inganno. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages. "Die Musik ist ganz neu, von Herrn Pasqual Anfossi"--p. 5. Performers' names not given. Performance: Braunschweig, Kleines T... more

Scuola de' gelosi. Libretto. German & Italian

Scuola de' gelosi. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "Die Musik ist von dem Herrn Anton Salieri, Kapellme... more

Vera constanza. Libretto. German & Italian

Vera constanza. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; p. 114-115 presumably filmed twice; p. 126-137 missing from copy; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Verwandlungen des Schaupla... more

Lo sic stravagante inglese : dramma gjocoso per musica : da rappresentarsi nel Teatro Ducale di Bronsvic

Lo sic stravagante inglese : dramma gjocoso per musica : da rappresent...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; scene descriptions--p. 4. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "La musica del maestro Bianchi"--p. 3. Performers' names not given. Performance: Braunschweig, Herzogli... more

Heinrich der Löwe, Herzog von Braunschweig ein historisches Schauspiel mit Gesang in fünf Aufzügen

Heinrich der Löwe, Herzog von Braunschweig ein historisches Schauspiel...

für die Bühne bearbeitet von B. H. C. Reinhard, Schauspieler. (statement of responsibility) Composer unknown.

Diana und Endymion eing Singspiel

Diana und Endymion eing Singspiel

von Friedrich Karl von Strombeck ; nach Metastasio. (statement of responsibility) Composer unknown. "Dem Herrn Hofgerichtsassessor von Vechelde am Tage seiner Verbindung mit der Schwester des Verfassers Frieder... more

Briséïs. Libretto. German

Briséïs. Libretto. German

von Ephraim Mikhaël und Catulle Mendès ; Deutsch von Emma Klingenfeld ; Musik von Emanuel Chabrier. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. At head of cover title: Collection Litolff; "Nur den... more

Amor an Bord komische Oper in zwei Akten

Amor an Bord komische Oper in zwei Akten

mit Zugrundelegung des englischen Textes von W.S. Gilbert ; für die deutsche Bühne bearbeitet von Ernst Dohm ; Musik von Arthur Sullivan ; den Bühnen gegenüber als Manuscript gedruckt. (statement of responsibil... more

Roi malgré lui. Libretto. German

Roi malgré lui. Libretto. German

Text nach einer Komödie von Ancelot von Emile de Najac und Paul Burani ; deutsche Bearbeitung von Friedr. Fremery ; Musik von Emmanuel Chabrier. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Legal n... more

Etoile. Libretto. German

Etoile. Libretto. German

von E. Leterrier und A. Vanloo ; Deutsch von C. Tetzlaff ... ; Musik von E. Chabrier. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Legal notices on title page; "Den Bühnen gegenüber als Manuscript ... more

Die Tempelherren : grosse Oper in fünf Akten und sieben Bildern

Die Tempelherren : grosse Oper in fünf Akten und sieben Bildern

von Jules Adenis, Armand Sylvestre und Lionel Bonnemère ; Deutsch von Ferdinand Gumbert ; Musik von Henry Litolff. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Legal notices--title page; "Den Bühne... more

Agnes von Hohenstaufen. Libretto. German

Agnes von Hohenstaufen. Libretto. German

von E. Raupach ; erster Aufzug ; in Musik gesetzt von dem königlichen General-Musik-Direktor und Kapellmeister Ritter Spontini. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Price on title page: 5 S... more

Ricciardo e Zoraide. Libretto. German

Ricciardo e Zoraide. Libretto. German

aus dem Italienischen von Christian Grünbaum ; Musik von Joachim Rossini. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto by F. Berio di Salsa--New Grove. Performers' names not given.

Agnes von Hohenstaufen. Libretto. German

Agnes von Hohenstaufen. Libretto. German

von E. Raupach ; in Musik gesetzt von dem königl. General-Musikdirektor und ersten Kapellmeister Ritter Spontini. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Price on title page--5 Sgr. Personen: ... more

Deux nuits. Libretto. German

Deux nuits. Libretto. German

frei nach dem Französischen von Fried[e]rike Elmenreich ; Musik von Boieldieu. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Text obscured by spotting. Singers' names not given.

Pré-aux-Clercs. Libretto. German

Pré-aux-Clercs. Libretto. German

nach dem Französischen des Planard Le Pré aux Clercs ; zur beibehaltenen Musik von Herold ; für die deutsche Bühne bearbeitet von dem Freiherrn von Lichtenstein. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto... more

Lämmlein geht und trägt die Schuld. Libretto. German

Lämmlein geht und trägt die Schuld. Libretto. German

componirt zu Braunschweig um's Jahr 1730 von C.H. Graun. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. P. 8-9 presumably filmed twice. Performers' names not given.

Ulrich von Hutten. Libretto. German

Ulrich von Hutten. Libretto. German

Text von Th. Adelbert Schröder und Fr. Schmezer ; Musik von Alexander Fesca. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. P. 49-52 presumably filmed twice; "Jacta est alea! (Ich hab's gewagt!)/v. H... more

Textbuch zu Otto der Schütz romantische Oper in drei Akten

Textbuch zu Otto der Schütz romantische Oper in drei Akten

nach der Rheinsage gleiches Namens ; Musik von Elise Schmezer ; Instrumentirung von Carl Zabel, Musikdirector des Herzogl. Hautboisten-Corps. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto b... more

Rosamunde. Libretto. German

Rosamunde. Libretto. German

von Wilhelm Fellechner ; Musik von Richard Metzdorff. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Als Manuscript gedruckt"--title page; stamp--title page; stage plans--p. 10, 17, and 36. Dedicati... more

Giroflé-Girofla. Libretto. German

Giroflé-Girofla. Libretto. German

von Albert Vanloo und Eug. Leterrier ; Musik von Charles Lecocq. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Legal notices--title page; "Den Bühnen gegenüber als Manuscript gedruckt"--verso of tit... more

Filleule du roi. Libretto. German

Filleule du roi. Libretto. German

von E. Cormon und R. Deslandes ; für die deutsche Bühne bearbeitet von Franz Abt und Dr. G. Fr. Reiss ; Musik von A. Vogel ; den Bühnen gegenüber als Manuscript gedruckt. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM... more

Prinzessin Ilse. Libretto. German

Prinzessin Ilse. Libretto. German

von Wilhelm Meves ; Musik von Max Clarus. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Den Bühnen gegenüber Manuscript"--title Page; legal notice--title page; price on title page: 30 Pfennige. Sin... more

Il tabarano intermezzo in musica da rappresentarsi sopra il nuovo Teatro dell'Opera pantomima del Nicolini in Bronseviga = Der Tabaran : in einem musicalischen Zwischen-Spiel auf dem neuen Theater in der Panthomimischen Oper des Herrn Nicolini in Braunschweig vorgestellet

Il tabarano intermezzo in musica da rappresentarsi sopra il nuovo Teat...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two intermezzi; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages. Personen: TABARAN. Herr Gaetano Capperoni aus Lucca -- SCINTILLA. Mad. Anna Nicolini gebohrne von Oploo aus dem Haag -... more

Tod Jesu. Libretto. German

Tod Jesu. Libretto. German

nach Graunscher Musik. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Handwritten notes throughout. Der Tod Jesu, Passion cantata, libretto by C.W. Ramler, after Princess Amalia--New Grove. Performer... more

Spielmann. Libretto. German

Spielmann. Libretto. German

frei nach einer Klopfer'schen Erzählung von Fr. Karstedt und P. Quensel ; Musik von A. Schulz. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Stamp (faded beyond recognition)--title page. Performers'... more

Wilde Jäger. Libretto. German

Wilde Jäger. Libretto. German

frei nach Julius Wolff's gleichnamiger Dichtung von G. Wagner und G. Langenbeck ; Musik von A. Schulz. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Legal notices--title page; "Den Bühnen gegenüber ... more

Königs Rekrut. Libretto. German

Königs Rekrut. Libretto. German

von Wilhelm Meves ; Musik von Max Clarus. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Den Bühnen gegenüber als Manuscript gedruckt"--title page; legal notice--title page. Singers' names not given.

Orfeo. Libretto. German

Orfeo. Libretto. German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; pages unnumbered throughout; bookplate of Johann Kristof Lorber with motto "Was der Welt ist, werf'ich hin, Nach dem Himmel steht mein Sinn" in 4 additional languages aff... more

Bertoldo, Bertoldino e Cacasenno. Libretto. German

Bertoldo, Bertoldino e Cacasenno. Libretto. German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; p. 144 and 146 misnumbered 146 and 148 respectively; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Mutazioni di scene"/"Veränderungen"--p.... more

Das verstellte Kammermädgen ein musicalisches Lustspiel : welches auf dem neuen Theater in der Panthomimischen Oper des Herrn Nicolini in Braunschweig aufgeführet worden

Das verstellte Kammermädgen ein musicalisches Lustspiel : welches auf ...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; synopsis--p. [6]-[7]; scene and ballet descriptions--p. [10]-[11]. "Die Musick hat componiret... more

Serva padrona. Libretto. Libretto. German & Italian

Serva padrona. Libretto. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two parts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added cast list in Italian. Odd pages numbered by hand in upper right-hand corner, beginning with title page. Music by Giov... more

Contadina astuta

Contadina astuta

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two intermezzi; pages unnumbered throughout. Pergolesi's La contadina astuta performed in Braunschweig in 1749 as Il finto pazzo--Loewenberg. Annals of Opera. "La musica è del Sig. P... more

Wiederhergestellte Ruh. Libretto. Libretto. German

Wiederhergestellte Ruh. Libretto. Libretto. German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Five acts; pages not numbered; device on title page bearing coat of arms; "Verwandlungen des Schau-Platzes"--p. [9]-[10]; "Machinen"--p. [10]; "Täntze"--p. [10]; "Vorrede"--p. [11]-[... more

Tantz der Mohren und Mohrinnen als des Aristippus Sclaven. 1726

Tantz der Mohren und Mohrinnen als des Aristippus Sclaven. 1726

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; pages unnumbered; "Historischer Bericht"--p. [4]-[5]; scene descriptions--p. [8]-[9]. "Täntze [:] 1. Der macedonischen Hel... more

Demetrio. Libretto. German & Italian

Demetrio. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in German and Italian on facing pages; notation on title page: Metastasio; "Argomento"/"Vorbericht"--p. [4]-[7]; scene descriptions--p. [10]-[11]. Libretto of "I... more

Birbi. Libretto

Birbi. Libretto

Signatures: A-C4.

Demofoonte. Libretto. German & Italian

Demofoonte. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; pages unnumbered throughout; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; foreword in German--p. [4]-[5]; scene descriptions--p. [8]-[9]. "Die Music dieser Opera ist c... more

Pharamundus in einer Opera vorgestellet auf dem grossen Braunschweigischen Theatro in der Laurentii Messe, Anno 1746

Pharamundus in einer Opera vorgestellet auf dem grossen Braunschweigis...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; pages unnumbered throughout; foreword--p. [5]-[6]; scene descriptions--p. [8]. "Die Music dieser Opera, anlangend die Symphonia und meisten Arien, ist componiret von dem ... more

Ciro riconosciuto. Libretto. German & Italian

Ciro riconosciuto. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. "Die Sinfonie und Arien dieser Opera sind componirt von Sign. Giovanni Verocai, Hochfürstl. Braunschweig-Lünenburgischen Concert-Meister zu Wolsenbüttel"--p. [4]. Performers' names n... more

Achille in Sciro. Libretto. German & Italian

Achille in Sciro. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; pages unnumbered throughout; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; foreword in German--p. 4-5; scene descriptions--p. [6]-[7]. "Die Music dieser Opera ist compo... more

La Angelica serenata da rappresentarsi sopra il Teatrino della ducal corte in Wolfenbuttell, per festeggiare il giorno natalizio della altezza serenissima di Antonietta Amalia duchessa di Bronsevigo et Luneburgo etc

La Angelica serenata da rappresentarsi sopra il Teatrino della ducal c...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two parts; pages unnumbered throughout. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "I balli sono di vaga invenzione dell' Sig. Bartelotti di Bologna"--p. [5]. Performers' names not g... more

Ballo di mori. 1751

Ballo di mori. 1751

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; handwritten note at head of title: Metastasio; "Argomento"/"Inhalt"--p. [6]-1; "Mutazioni di ... more

Alessandro nell'Indie. Libretto. German & Italian

Alessandro nell'Indie. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; no page numbers given; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; "Argomento"/"Inhalt"--p. [2]-[3]; "Mutazioni di scena"/"Veränderungen des Theaters"--p. [2]-[7]. Ha... more

Farnaces ein musicalisches Scahu-Spiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Hochfürstl. Theater in Opern-Hause zu Braunschweig in der Sommer-Messe des 1754. Jahrs

Farnaces ein musicalisches Scahu-Spiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Hoc...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Argomento"/"Innhalt"--p. 4-5; scene descriptions--p.. 6-7. "Die Ballets sind von der Erfindu... more

Lucius Verus ein musicalisches Schau-Spiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Hochfürstl. Theater im Opern-Hause zu Braunschweig in der Winter-Messe des 1756. Jahrs

Lucius Verus ein musicalisches Schau-Spiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Argomento"/"Innhalt"--p. 4-7; scene descriptions--p. 8-9. "Die Ballets sind von der Erfindun... more

Ipermestra. Libretto. German & Italian

Ipermestra. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Argomento"/"Inhalt"--p. 4-5; "Mutazioni di scene"/"Verwandlungen"--p. 8-11; dance movements ... more

Der Siroes ein musicalisches Schauspiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Fürstlichen Theater zu Braunschweig in der Sommer-Messe des 1767sten Jahres

Der Siroes ein musicalisches Schauspiel aufzuführen auf dem grossen Fü...

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Argomento"/"Inhalt"--p. 4-5; scene descriptions--p. 8-9. Performers' names not given. Perfor... more

Catone in Utica. Libretto. Italian & German

Catone in Utica. Libretto. Italian & German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; character list appears twice: on p. 2-3 and p. 4-5; p. 18-19 and 68-69 apparently filmed twice; p. 51-58 and 71-78 apparently missing from copy; libretto in Italian and G... more

Lukas und Hannchen. Libretto

Lukas und Hannchen. Libretto

Fifteen scenes ; librettist's dedicatory poem, signed by Johann Joachim Eschenburg--p. [5]. Music by J.F.G. Beckmann--New Grove.

Erweiterung der Kunst nach der Chorographie zu tanzen, Tänze zu erfinden, und aufzusetzen wie auch Anweisung zu verschiedenen National-Tänzen; als zu Englischen, Deutschen, Schwäbischen, Pohlnischen, Hannak- Masur- Kosak- und Hungarischen; mit Kupfern; nebst einer Anzahl Englischer Tänze

Erweiterung der Kunst nach der Chorographie zu tanzen, Tänze zu erfind...

Von C. J. v. Feldtenstein. (statement of responsibility) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as facsimile page images. (additional physical form)

Romeo e Giulia. Libretto. German & Italian

Romeo e Giulia. Libretto. German & Italian

vom Herrn Sanseverino auf Hohen Befehl aufgeführt auf dem Fürstl. Schlosse zu Braunschweig. (statement of responsibility) U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title ... more

Italiana in Londra. Libretto. Italian & German

Italiana in Londra. Libretto. Italian & German

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "Die Musik ist vom Hrn. Dom. Cimarosa, Neapolitanisc... more

Scuola de' gelosi. Libretto. German & Italian

Scuola de' gelosi. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian. Date of performance surmised from imprint. "Die Musik ist von dem Herrn Anton Salieri, Kapellme... more

Matrimonio per inganno. Libretto. German & Italian

Matrimonio per inganno. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Two acts; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages. "Die Musik ist ganz neu, von Herrn Pasqual Anfossi"--p. 5. Performers' names not given. Performance: Braunschweig, Kleines T... more

Vera constanza. Libretto. German & Italian

Vera constanza. Libretto. German & Italian

U.S. RISM Libretto Project. Three acts; p. 114-115 presumably filmed twice; p. 126-137 missing from copy; libretto in Italian and German on facing pages; added title page in Italian; "Verwandlungen des Schaupla... more

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