A Database of Cheap Literature, 1837-1860

About the Work

Paul Duport (1798-1866) and Philippe-Auguste Pittaud de Forges (1-1)
Historical figure:
Alessandro Stradella (1639-1682), Italian murder victim
First performance:
Friedrich von Flotow, composer. Stradella. Théâtre du Palais-Royal (Paris), 2 Feb. 1837.
Friedrich Wilhelm Riese, with Friedrich von Flotow, composer. Alessandro Stradella. Stadttheater (Hamburg), 30 Dec. 1844.
Narrativized play (translation of previous):
Alfred Bunn, with Julius Benedict, composer. Stradella. Drury Lane Theatre (London), 5 June 1846.

Penny Publication

Walter Somers
Walter Somers. Stradella: or, the power of song. An Italian romance.
London: Edwin Dipple, 1848. 13 nos. 108 p.BL, Bodley, Yale
Indexed in:
Summers (p. 515-516)