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1Title:  Atto terzo   
 Alt. Title:  Ambleto   
 Creator:  Cozzi, Giacomo. | Zeno, Apostolo, 1668-1750 | Pariati, Pietro, 1665-1733 | Howard Mayer Brown Collection (Newberry Library) 
 Notes:  Ms. score of the 20 scenes comprising the third act of Cozzi's musical drama, Ambleto, first performed at the Teatro Regio Ducale in Milan on August 27, 1719. Libretto by Apostolo Zeno and Pietro Pariati; cf. Dizionario universale delle opere melodrammatiche / Umberto Manferrari. Firenze : Sansoni Antiquariato, 1954, v. 1, p. 280. Score includes additional arias at end. Music arranged on hand-ruled 5-line staves, with round notation in brown ink. Contemporary full leather over pasteboards; raised bands on spine, with gold-stamped spine panels; all edges gilt. For a list of the arias in Act Three, and the additional songs, consult the Special Collections Info File. 
 Extent:  1 ms. score ([120] leaves, bound) ; 22 x 29 cm. 
 Subjects:  Operas -- 18th century -- Scores | Operas -- Italy -- Scores | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Italian | Italy 1700-1799 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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2Title:  [Book of Esther]   
 Alt. Title:  Bible. Esther   
 Creator:  Newberry Library Manuscript. Hebrew MS 14. 
 Notes:  Italian Illuminated ms. Scroll of 5 leaves sewn together; on wooden roll with carved inscribed handles 
 Extent:  1 roll ([5] leaves) : ill., vellum ; 28 x 253 cm. 
 Subjects:  Illumination of books and manuscripts, Jewish -- Specimens | Manuscripts, Hebrew | Italy 1700-1799 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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3Title:  Cabala angelica d'Enrico Cornelio Agrippa [17--]   
 Creator:  Agrippa von Nettesheim, Heinrich Cornelius, 1486?-1535 | Convento dei Cappuccini (Padua, Italy) | Studio Bibliografico Antenore 
 Notes:  Caption title. At head of title: "Anno 1517." Watermark of a shield bearing a star (similar to Heawood 804), with counter-mark of initials "V.G." suggests paper was used in Italy, possibly in mid-18th century. Pasteboard covers; heavy brown paper endpapers. Small ms. leaf (18 x 8 cm.) of text in Arabic pinned to leaf 51. Two leaves formerly laid in: typewritten list, on letterhead of the Convento PP. Cappuccini in Padua, of seven 19th-century Italian vocabulary and rhetoric texts, including works by Giovanni Baptista Gandutius and Francesco Soave; and a receipt, dated Dec. 12, 1961 from the Studio Bibliografico Antenore in Padua, acknowledging the purchase from P. Ubaldo of the Convento Cappuccini of a ms. copy of Agrippa's "Cabala angelica"; cf. Special Collections Info File. Ms. copy, transcribed by an anonymous Italian, probably during the 18th-century, of Agrippa's Cabala angelica of 1517. 
 Extent:  [1], 51 leaves, bound (last leaf blank) : ill. ; 32 cm. (fol.) 
 Subjects:  Numerology -- Early works to 1800 | Occultism -- Early works to 1800 | Astrology -- Early works to 1800 | Manuscripts, Italian -- Italy | Italy 1700-1799 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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4Title:  Ca[n]toria cum sequentijs   
 Creator:  Catholic Church | Raineri, Angelo, 1761-1840 | Newberry Library Manuscript. Case MS 5378. 
 Notes:  Manuscript music. A liturgical book which includes a table of contents (fol. 1v), settings of the antiphons "Vidi aquam" and "Asperges me," settings of the ordinary mass chants Kyrie, Sanctus and Agnus Dei for Duplex maius, Duplex minus, Semiduplex, Dominicis, Simplex maius, Simplex minus, Advent, Quadragesima, Angelorum, Nostri ordinis, Roberti, B. Maria, S.P.N. Francisci, Acerbi, and Tempore Paschali. These are followed by settings of the sequences "Victime paschali laudes" for Easter, "Veni Sacnte Spiritus" for Pentecost, and "Lauda Sion" for Corpus Christi. Also included are two settings of the sequence "Lauda Sion salvatoris Jesu nomen" for the Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus, one in canto fratto, and one in Gregorian chant, followed by the votive mass for Spritus Sanctus. Leaves 49r-51v were originally left blank with red 4-line staves; a later hand added measured notation in black ink to leaves 49r-51v and the rear pastedown, which consists of two settings of the ordinary of mass chants labeled "Missa in gesoreut" (fol. 49r-50r) and "Alia missa in Delasodre" (fol. 50v-51v, pastedown). Collation: Waxed paper, fol. 51 (leaves foliated in black ink 1-49); 1⁴(-1, -2) 2-8⁶ 9⁸(-8). Layout: Written in 36 long lines; lightly ruled in ink; wax paper tabs (some missing); pages notched at lower edge. Script: Written in textura rotunda. Decoration: Large initials in blue, green, red, and yellow with floral and vegetal designs; floral/vegetal border around title and table of contents; alternating red and blue litterae notiabliores; smaller initials with yellow color washes. Music: Red 4-line staves with black square notation fols. 3r-26v, 46v-51v, six staves per page; red 5-line staves with black square notation fols. 27r-46r, five staves per page. Origin: Written, probably, in Italy in the 18th century; possibly Franciscan based on the inclusion of S.P.N. Francis, Robert (Malatesta?), and the sequences for the Feast of the Holy Name of Jesus. 
 Extent:  1 choir book (51 leaves) : paper ; 528 x 378 (378 x 271) mm, bound in 560 x 400 mm 
 Subjects:  Franciscans -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Franciscans -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Texts -- Early works to 1800 | Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions -- Early works to 1800 | Sequences (Music) -- Early works to 1800 | Gregorian chants -- Early works to 1800 | Mensural notation -- Early works to 1800 | Service books (Music) -- Catholic Church -- Early works to 1800 | Music -- Manuscripts | Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) | Bookbinding -- Specimens | Illuminated manuscripts Italy 1700-1799 | Textura (Gothic script) Italy 1700-1799 | Brass bosses (Binding) | Italy 1700-1799 Manuscripts

 
Collection:  Newberry Library 
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