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Autograph letter signed, dated : [n.p., London, n.d., probably November or December 1770], to David Garrick, 1770, November.

Author: Thomas Augustine Arne; David Garrick
Edition/Format:   Print book : Manuscript   Archival Material
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Criticizing Purcell's music to Dryden's King Arthur, and suggesting that some of it be replaced by compositions of his own.
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Named Person: Henry Purcell; John Dryden; John Dryden; Henry Purcell
Material Type: Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Augustine Arne; David Garrick
OCLC Number: 270680657
Notes: The first performance of King Arthur, with music by Purcell and Arne, was at Drury Lane on 13 December 1770.
Description: 1 item (3 p.) ; (8vo)

Abstract:

Criticizing Purcell's music to Dryden's King Arthur, and suggesting that some of it be replaced by compositions of his own.

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