Comedia heroica El héroe de la China: en tres actos; representada por la compañia de Francisco Ramos. José Ibarro, Antonio Cruzado.

Comedia heroica El héroe de la China: en tres actos; representada por la compañia de Francisco Ramos

Madrid: don Antonio Cruzado, 1799. 29p., untrimmed edges, rebound in later pebbled boards with red leather title label gilt-lettered on spine; top of spine crimped.

Translation of L'eroe ciñese (1752) by P. Metastasio. This play is discussed at length in chapter four of "Pagodas in Play: China on the Eighteenth-century Italian Opera Stage" by Adrienne Ward.

Cat.No: 206485

Price: $175.00