Scribe, Auguste Eugène, dramatist

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referencedIn EXCERPTS FROM OPERAS by Bellini, Donizetti and Rossini; 1829, n.d. Vocal score, in black, blue and red ink. Copy, in a single hand, on pages ruled with 12 staves. Italian. At the end is written ‘Fonteau Mars 1829’, but some works in the volume were c..., 1829 British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. VOL. CLXI (ff. 981). Feb.-March 1850. (1) 'The Noble Heart' ('The Noble Heart or Love's Sacrifice'), by 'S. Lawrence' (see also 43010, art. 9). ff. 2-26. (2) 'The Red House or a Crack Shot'. ff. 27-58 b. (3) 'My Precious Bet... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XXXVIII (ff. 616). May-June 1830. (1) 'Adolphus Pumpernickel', by C. M. Mueller. ff. 1-67. (2) 'Le Procès du Fandango ou la Fandangomanie', by P. Y. Barré, J. B. Radet and 'Monsieur Desfontaines'. French. Printed (1810)... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CLIX (ff. 1028). Dec. 1849, except art. 18 (Sept. 1849). (1) 'The Loving Woman', by R. B. Peake. ff. 2-50. (2) 'Hartley Manor', by G. E. Farmer. ff. 51-81. (3) 'Worse than ever', by G. E. Farmer. ff. 82-105. (4) 'The Go..., 1849 British Library
creatorOf Fra Diovolo, comic opera in three acts (the music by Auber), the libretto edited and translated by Manfredo Maggioni. Printed. Italian with facing English translation. Licence sent 12 July 1857 for performance at the Lyceum. Previously performed... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CIV (ff. 926). June-Sept. 1843. (1) 'Bertrand l'Horloger ou le Père Job', by 'J. de Prémaray'. French. Printed (1843). ff. 2-15 b. (2) 'The Double Bedded Room', by J. M. Morton. ff. 16-31 b. (3) 'The Little Innocent', b... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XXIV (ff. 710). Jan.-Dec. 1827. Plays in French. All printed.(1) 'Les Deux Maris', by A. E. Scribe and A. F. Varner (1819). ff. 1-17 b. (2) 'Les Deux Philiberte ou Sagesse et Folie', by J. T. Merle, N. Brazier and T. M... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XLIV (ff. 702). Jan.-Feb. 1831. (1) 'Julien ou Vingt-Cinq Ans d'Entr'acte', by F. V. A. d'Artois de Bournonville and 'Monsieur Xavier'. French. Printed (1827). ff. 1-37. (2) 'Mis-apprehension', by C. Dance. ff. 38-112. ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XLVI (ff. 689). April-June 1831. (1) 'The Legion of Honour or Better late than never', by J. R. Planché. Autograph. ff. 1-23. (2) 'Alfred the Great or the Patriot King', by J. S. Knowles. Act 5 is printed, with manuscri... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXVIII (ff. 1161). Jan.-March 1845 (see also 42991, art. 20). (1) 'Paul the Persecuted'. ff. 2-60. (2) 'The Female Bluebeard or the Adventures of Polyphemus Amador de Croustillac'. If. 61-133. (3) 'The Female Bluebeard'... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXXVI (ff. 1221). Dec. 1845, except art. 39 (Nov. 1845). (1) 'David Hunt or the Backwodsman (sic) and his Daughter, a Tale of the Paire (sic)' al. 'David, Hunt the Backwoodsman or Life, Love and Jealousy, a Tale of the ... British Library
creatorOf Les contes de la Reine de Navarre, la revanche de Pavie, comédie in five acts by A. E. Scribe and A. Legouvé. Printed (1850). French. Licence sent 5 April 1853 for performance at the St. James’s. Original first performance at Théâtre Français 15... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXXIII (ff. 788). May-Sept. 1836 (see also 42938, art. 6). (1) 'La Danse Interrompue', by P. Y. Barré and E. T. M. Ourry. French. Printed (1805). ff. 2-18 b. (2) 'Matteo Falcone' altered from 'The Two Chiefs or the Brig... British Library
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS autograph letters, etc. (acquired at various times in 1873-1876)., 16th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn ORIGINAL LETTERS of sovereigns and noblemen, actors, artists, and authors; arranged in each class, according to the nationalities of the writers, under the beads of England, Flanders, France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and th..., 16th century-19th century British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XIX (ff. 589). Feb.-May 1827 (see also 42887, art. 12), except art. 12 (May 1830). (1) 'Comfortable Lodgings' ('Comfortable Lodgings or Paris in 1750'), by R. B. Peake (see also 42911, art. 4). ff. 1-43 b. (2) 'The Tria... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CLXII (ff. 964). March-April 1850. (1) 'The Three Cuckoos or the Ticklish Times', by J. M. Morton. ff. 2-49. (2) 'Il Franco Arciero' al. 'Der Freischütz'. Italian, with English translation. Printed (1850). ff. 50-80b. (... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXXXVIII (ff. 873). March-April 1847. (1) 'Irène ou le Magnétisme', by A. E. Scribe and 'Monsieur Lockroy'. French. Printed (1847). ff. 2-19 b. (2) 'Athalie', by J. B. Racine (see also 42884, art. 15). French. Printed ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXXI (ff. 1166). May-June 1845. (1) 'London by Night', by C. Selby. ff. 2-59. (2) 'The Old Fleete Prison or the Widow and her Suitors', by F. F. Cooper. ff. 60-101. (3) 'Fi Fi or the King of the Conjugal Islands', by 'W... British Library
creatorOf I martiri’ (‘The martyrs’), lyric tragedy in four acts; libretto for the opera by Donizetti. Printed. Italian, with English translation, by Manfredo Maggioni. Licence sent 14 April 1852 for performance at the Royal Italian Opera, Covent Garden. ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XXXVI (ff. 652). Feb.-March 1830. (1) 'Antoine ou les Trois Générations', by 'Monsieur Mélesville' and N. Brazier. French. Printed (1829). ff. 1-39 b. (2) 'Les Trois Quartiers', by L. B. Picard and É. J. E. Mazères. Fre... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXXXVII (ff. 954). Feb.-March 1847, except art. 4-11 (Feb. 1848). (1) 'The Death of Xavier, the Prussian Brothers or the Victim of the Violet' altered from 'The Prussian Brothers or the Victim of the Violet', by G. D. ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CLV (ff. 1061). May-July 1849. (1) 'The Deserter', by T. H. Reynoldson. Autograph (?). ff. 2-52. (2) 'The Witch Wife, a Tale of Malkin Tower', by H. Spicer. ff. 53-107b. (3) 'Wanted, a Title'. ff. 108-125. (4) 'Mooltan... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LI (ff. 763). March-April 1832. (1) 'The Forgery! or the Reading of the Will', by J. B. Buckstone. Songs on ff. 8, 20 b-21, etc., are autograph. ff. 1-59. (2) 'The Young Hopefuls', by J. Poole. ff. 60-123. (3) 'Der Alch... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXXXIII (ff. 1082). Oct.-Nov. 1846. (1) 'Family Arrangements', by C. Long. ff. 2-51. (2) 'Mary Livingstone or the Maiden's Murder', by G. D. Pitt. ff. 52-108. (3) 'Queen Mary's Bower', by J. R. Planché. ff. 109-127 b. ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXII (ff. 832). April-June 1834. (1) 'La Chanoinesse', by A.E. Scribe and F. Cornu. French. Printed (1834). ff. 1-30 b. (2) 'Secret Service', by R. Planché. Autograph. ff. 31-77. (3) 'Père et Parrain', by J. A. P. F. An... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLA1N'S PLAYS. Vol. CXLVII (ff. 961). April-May 1848. (1) 'The Lambton Worm', by S. Roxby. ff. 2-20b. (2) 'The Venetian Maid or the Dark Deed at the Madonna's Shrine', by F. Neale. ff. 21-95. (3) 'The Scarecrow', by J. B. Buckstone. ff. 96... British Library
creatorOf Adrienne Lecouvreur, drama in five acts by A. E. Scribe and E. W. Legouvé, translated into Italian by M. Guilier with English translation by Thomas Williams. Printed (1863). No details of licence noted on script. LCO Day Book Add. 52703 lists play... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXXII (ff. 1146). June-Aug. 1845 (see also 43013, art. 24), except art. 11 (May 1845). (1) 'L'Amour en Commandite', by' A. de Leuven', 'Monsieur Brunswick' and 'A. Dennery'. French. Printed (n. d.). ff. 2-9 b. (2) 'L'Ho... British Library
creatorOf The black domino, comic opera in three acts by Henry F. Chorley (for the music by D. Auber). Printed (Nassau Steam Press, for the theatre; n.d.). Licence sent 19 February 1861 for performance at Covent Garden. Based on Le domino noir, the librett... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XXXV (ff. 468). Jan.-Feb. 1830 (see also 43038 B). (1) 'Love and Agility or the Fugitive Baron' altered from 'Baron French'. ff. 1-22 b. (2) 'The Husband's Mistake or the Corporal's Wedding' altered from 'Betrothed and ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXXVIII (ff. 1072). Feb.-April 1846 (see also 43007, art. 7). (1) 'Crusaders' al. 'The Betrothed, a Tale of the Crusades', by A. Bunn. ff. 3-74 b. (2) 'The Marble Maiden or Playing at Marbles' al. 'Playing at Marbles', ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXV (ff. 962). Jan.-March 1835. (1) 'A New Farce' ('A New Farce or a Scene of Confusion'), by J. B. Buckstone. ff. 2-32. (2) 'The Bottle of Champagne'. ff. 33-59. (3) 'Une Mère', by J. F. A. Bayard. French. Printed (183... British Library
creatorOf 'La stella del nord' ('L'étoile du nord'), lyric play in three acts translated and adapted by Manfredo Maggioni [for the music by G. Meyerbeer]. Printed. Italian with English translation. Licence sent 17 July 1855 for performance at the Italian O... British Library
referencedIn VINCENZO BELLINI (b.1801, d.1835): ‘La Sonnambula’, opera in 2 acts to a libretto by Felice Romani, after A. E. Scribe and J. Aumer; circa 1850. Full score, in ink. Italian.Copy, in several hands, with performance markings in pencil and red and blue ..., approximately 1850 British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXXV (ff. 935). 1836 (artt. 1-8, Dec.). (1) 'The Parish Revolution', by G. A. À Beckett. ff. 2-25. (2) 'Harlequin and George Barnewell or the London 'Prentice', by 'H. Younge' (J. B. Buckstone). ff. 26-35 b. (3) 'The Mi..., 1836 British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXL (ff. 1048). May-June 1847, except artt. 24-29 (Jan. 1847). (1) 'The Devil's Mount' ('The Devil's Mount or the Female Bluebeard'), by T. H. Higgie. ff. 3-70. (2) 'A Curiosity or the Doomed Entombed', by J. Clarance. ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. VOI. XXXVII (ff. 672). March-May 1830 (see also 42883, art. 12). (1) 'The Wigwam or the Men of the Wilderness' altered from 'The Delawares', by T. J. Dibdin. ff. 1-29. (2) 'The Dragon's Gift' altered from 'Chip Chow or the S... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXXX (ff. 1102). May 1846. (1) 'The Irish Tiger', by J. M. Morton. ff. 3-12. (2) 'Love's Victory or the Dead Woman's Secret', by W. T. Townsend. ff. 13-33. (3) 'Robin Hood and Richard Coeur de Lion', by J. H. Stocqueler... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XLIII (ff. 671). Jan. 1831. (1) 'Clarissa Harlow'. ff. 1-54. (2) 'Mary, Queen of Scots' ('Mary, Queen of Scots, or the Escape from Loch Leven'), by W. H. Murray. ff. 55-114. (3) 'The Pledge or Castillian Honor' ('Hernan... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXXVII (ff. 871). March-April 1837. (1) 'Mabel's Curse', by Anna M. Hall. ff. 2-69. (2) 'The Norwich Festival or the Shuttle, the Loom and the Fleece', by T. J. Dibdin. ff. 70-115. (3) 'Come of Age or the Happy Return'.... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. XLII (ff. 635). Jan.-Sept. 1830. Plays in French (except art. 18). All printed.(1) 'Les Rendez-Vous Bourgeois', by F. B. Hoffman (1819). ff. 1-23 b. (2) 'La Laitière de Montfermeil', by 'Monsieur Émile', N. Brazier and ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LIII (ff. 879). June-Aug. 1832. (1) 'The Wolf and the Lamb', by C. J. Mathews. ff. 1-37. (2) 'The Haunted Inn', by R. B. Peake (see also 42889, art. 11). Finales on ff. 53, 68 b-69 are autograph. ff. 38-69. (3) 'The Cli... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CLXX (ff. 1132). April-May 1851. (1) 'Bataille de Dames ou un Duel en Amour', by A. E. Scribe and E. W. Legouvé. French. Printed (1851). ff. 2-47 b. (2) 'Une Chaîne', by A. E. Scribe (see also 42983, art. 25). French. P... British Library
creatorOf La part du diable, opera-comique in three acts; the words by E. Scribe for the music by D. Auber. Printed (C. Tresse; La France dramatique au dix-neuvième siècle: choix de pieces modernes, 1842). French. Licence sent 23 December 1858 for performa... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXXII (ff. 806). April-May 1836. (1) 'Thérésina ou l'Héroine d'Andalousie' altered from 'Judith et Holopherne', by M. E. G. M. Théaulon de Lambert, T. Nézel and A. J. Overnay. French. Printed (1834). ff. 2-20 b. (2) 'Le... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol CXXXIX (ff. 1074). April-May 1847 (see also 42967, art. 33). (1) 'The Farmer Emigrant or the Blessings of Peace'. ff. 2-38. (2) 'I Due Foscari' al. 'The Two Foscari', by F. M. Piave. Italian, with English translation. Pr... British Library
creatorOf Adrienne Lecouvreur, comédie-drame in five acts by A. E. Scribe and E. Legouvé. Printed (Beck, 1849). French. Licence sent 28 June 1858 for performance at the St. James's. Original first performance at the Théatre de la République 14 April 1849;... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXVI (ff. 968). March-June 1835. (1) 'Confusion worse Confounded' ('Patrician and Parvenu or Confusion worse Confounded'), by J. Poole. ff. 1-69 b. (2) 'Théobald ou le Retour de Russie', by A. E. Scribe and A. F. Varner... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CXIX (ff. 1026). March-May 1845 (see also 42984 and 42986, art. 11). (1) 'Margaret Catchpole' ('Margaret Catchpole, the Female Horse-Stealer, or the Life and Adventures of a Suffolk Girl'), by G. D. Pitt. ff. 2-51 b. (... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXI (ff. 826). Jan.-April 1834-(1) 'The Ex-Minister' ('Dancing for Life'), by J. Kenney. ff. 1-42. (2) 'Lurline or the Revolt of the Naiades' altered from 'The Nymph of the Lurlei Berg', by G. D. Pitt. ff. 43-77 b. (3)... British Library
creatorOf MS Mus. 1528. Correspondence R–Y, unidentified correspondents and miscellaneous papers (ff. 1-246); – receipts of payment for royal performances, 1867-1873 (ff. 247-276); – warrants for the employment of Cusins as trumpeter and musician in Ordinary ... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CLIV (ff. 960). April-May 1849. (1) 'Alhamar the Moor or the Brother of Valencia' altered from 'Cavagal or the Brother of Valencia', by E. Fitzball, Act 1 (Acts 2 and 3 form 43017, art. 27). ff. 2-14b. (2) 'The Heart of... British Library
creatorOf Play by G. J. B. E. W. Legouvé, writer of plays; submitted: 1873Play by Auguste Eugène Scribe, dramatist; submitted: 1873: Fr and Ital with Eng Trans: Partly printed, 1873 British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. CLII (ff. 1128). Jan.-Feb. 1849. (1) 'Le Tableau Parlant', by L. Anseaume (see also 42902, art. 9). French. Printed (1816). ff. 2-20b. (2) 'La Double Échelle', by F. A. E. de Planard. French. Printed (n.d.). ff. 21-28b.... British Library
referencedIn LORD CHAMBERLAIN'S PLAYS. Vol. LXIII (ff. 8I3). June-Sept. 1834. (1) 'Michel Perrin', by 'Monsieur Mélesville' and C. Duveyrier. French. Printed (1834). ff. 1-56 b. (2) 'Les Trois Maîtresses ou une Cour d'Allemagne', by A. E. Scribe and J. F. A. Baya... British Library
referencedIn Aria ‘Ah qual soave vision … Piu bianca del piu bianco velo’, from Gli Ugenotti [‘Plus blanche que la blanche hermine’ from Les Huguenots]. Copy; n.d.ff. 9 242 x 308mm.Giacomo Meyerbeer, composer: Manfredo Maggioni, writer of plays: Auguste Eugène Sc... British Library
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