Fontâna Blanduzia, 1882.


Fontâna Blanduzia, 1882.

Manuscript of "Fontâna Blanduzia," a historical drama on the life of the Roman poet Horace, in three acts. Written in Rumanian by the author, Vasile Alecsandri, and signed by him at Kircesti in 1882. The play was published a year later, in 1883. Note on inner fly-leaf indicates that this manuscript was presented by the author to Queen Elizabeth of Rumania and, in turn, presented by the queen to James Carleton Young at the Royal Palace in Bucharest on February 5, 1903.

.21 linear foot (1 volume)


SNAC Resource ID: 8179403

New York Public Library System, NYPL

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