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BELLINI, Vicente.
Opera de la Norma del Maestro Vicente Bellini arreglada para piano y para el uso de Da. Ana Ma. Fernandez. Año de 1838.

A manuscript score, titled as above, small landscape folio, comprising 45 leaves, written both sides, including CAVATINA (CASTA DIVA che inargenti).

Spanish marbled boards and end-papers, calf spine and vellum corners, label on front cover reads - 'Norma' - in manuscript, with the printed trade source - LIBRERIA DE QUINCOCES, covers rubbed and lower corner worn, 3 leaves are torn without loss, 2 leaves have been cut out and the two succeeding leaves are torn in the top inner corner with the loss of a few notes, else a very good copy.

*Bellini's opera, Norma, had its first performance at La Scala, Milan, on 26 December 1831.

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Stock No. 63652

Price: £850.00