Mazarin, Jules, 1602-1661
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Italian castle archive
Call Number: GEN MSS 110
Abstract: The collection contains over 2,000 short manuscripts and printed documents including news bulletins, diplomatic reports, histories, letters, scholarly and practical treatises, legal records, broadsides, genealogies, sermons and orations, plays, and poems. It is especially rich in material concerning the diplomatic role of the Papal States during the War of the Spanish Succession; reports on papal conclaves, instructions to nuncios, and letters from the College of Cardinals; and items...
Dates: circa 1550-1848, bulk 1600-1750
Manuscripts in the Albi Rosenthal collection of Monteverdi and the birth of opera
Call Number: Monteverdi 2
Abstract: Manuscripts in the Albi Rosenthal Collection of Monteverdi and the Birth of Opera consist of letters, writings, and music relating to Monteverdi and others involved in the creation of opera in seventeenth-century Italy. Letters of Monteverdi collaborators Claudio Achillini, Jacopo Peri, Ottavio Rinuccini, and other musicians and writers, addressed to third parties or unidentified recipients, concern Monteverdi's music and other music subjects. Other materials include a volume of holograph...
Dates: 1579-1966 1612-1670, bulk 1612-1670