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 1994

English Opera : Operas by Librettist/Dramatist: With Composer

p. 640 In:
Fenner, Theodore
Opera in London : views of the press 1785-1830
Carbondale, Illinois: Southern Illinois University Press, 1994, 788 p.


The above item has biographical information on:

  Arne, Thomas Augustine (b. 1710 d. 1778)   composer, violin
  Arnold, Samuel James (b. 1774 d. 1852)   dramatist
  Beazley, Samuel (a. 1817-1826)   dramatist
  Bentley, Richard (a. 1788)   dramatist
  Bickerstaffe, Isaac (b. 1735 d. 1812 a. 1772)   dramatist
  Boaden, James (b. 1762 d. 1839)   dramatist
  Brandon, Isaac (a. 1808)   dramatist
  Brome, Richard (a. 1813)   dramatist
  Brooke, Frances (b. 1724 d. 1789 a. 1782)   novelist, essayist
  Buckstone, John Baldwin (b. 1802 d. 1879)   actor, dramatist
  Burgess, James Bland (b. 1752 d. 1824 a. 1810)   politician, under secretary of state
  Burgoyne, John (b. 1722 d. 1792)   soldier, dramatist
  Cadell, Thomas (a. 1792)   translator
  Cherry, Andrew (b. 1762 d. 1812)   actor, dramatist
  Cobb, James (b. 1756 d. 1818)   dramatist, keyboard
  Colman, George (b. 1733 d. 1794)   dramatist
  Colman, George (b. 1762 d. 1836)   composer, dramatist
  Cumberland, Richard (b. 1732 d. 1811)   hymn writer, dramatist
  Dibden, Thomas John (b. 1771 d. 1841)   dramatist, musician
  Dibdin, Charles (b. 1745 d. 1814)   composer, poet
  Dibdin, Charles Isaac Mungo (a. 1814)   dramatist
  Dimond, William (b. 1785 a. 1803-1882)   dramatist
  Dudley-Bate, Henry (b. 1743 d. 1809 a. 1775-1794)   dramatist
  Earle (a. 1817)   dramatist
  Fawcett, John (b. 1768 d. 1837)   dramatist, bass
  Fitzball, Edward (b. 1733 d. 1873)   librettist
  Garrick, David (b. 1717 d. 1779)   actor, author
  Gay, John (b. 1688 d. 1732)   author, lyricist
  Hamilton, Ralph (a. 1817)   dramatist
  Hoare (b. 1755 d. 1834)   dramatist
  Holcroft, Thomas (b. 1745 d. 1809 a. 1778)   dramatist
  Holman, Joseph George (a. 1796-1800)   dramatist
  Hook, Theodore Edward (b. 1788 d. 1841)   novelist, musician
  Houlton, Robert (a. 1800-1803)   dramatist
  Hurlstone, Thomas (a. 1792-1793)   dramatist
  Jephson, Robert (a. 1785)   dramatist
  Kemble, John Philip (b. 1757 d. 1822)   librettist
  Kenney, James (b. 1780 d. 1849)   dramatist
  Kerry, John (a. 1824)   dramatist
  Lacy, Michael Rophino (b. 1795 d. 1867)   violin, playwright
  Linley, William (b. 1771 d. 1835)   composer, author
  Logan, W. McGregor (a. 1824)   dramatist
  Macfarren, George (a. 1826)   dramatist
  MacNally, Leonard (b. 1752 d. 1820 a. 1783)   dramatist
  Merry, Robert (a. 1790-1792)   dramatist
  Moncrieff, William Thomas (a. 1820)   dramatist
  Moore, Thomas (b. 1779 d. 1852)   poet, musician
  Morton, Thomas (b. 1764 d. 1838)   dramatist
  Napier, N. (a. 1827)   dramatist
  O'Keefe, John (b. 1748 d. 1833)   dramatist, writer
  Payne, John Howard (b. 1792 d. 1841)   actor, diplomat
  Peake, Richard Brinsly (b. 1792 d. 1847)   dramatist
  Pearce, William (a. 1785-1795)   dramatist
  Planche, James Robinson (b. 1796 d. 1880)   poet, playwright
  Pocock, Isaac (a. 1808-1829)   dramatist
  Ramsay, Allan (b. 1686 d. 1758)   poet, book seller
  Reynolds, G.N. Francis (b. 1764 d. 1841)   dramatist
  Rose, John (a. 1792-1793)   dramatist
  Scawen, John (a. 1790)   dramatist
  Sheridan, Richard Brinsley (b. 1751 d. 1816)   author, dramatist
  Siddons, Henry (a. 1794-1807)   librettist
  Soane, George (b. 1790 d. 1866 a. 1825-1851)   librettist
  Somerset, Charles A. (a. 1828)   dramatist
  St. John, The Honorable (a. 1789)   dramatist
  Terry, Daniel (b. 1780 d. 1829 a. 1812)   dramatist
  Thompson, Benjamin (b. 1776 d. 1816)   dramatist
  Tobin, John (b. 1770 d. 1804)   librettist
  Wade, Joseph Augustine (b. 1801 d. 1845)   composer
  Walker, C.E. (a. 1825)   dramatist
  Walter, John (a. 1789)   dramatist
  Ward, C. (a. 1809)   dramatist

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