Jeremy Bentham in Covent Garden, London - in the beginning of 1776
from Letter from Jeremy Bentham to his brother Samuel Bentham, 27-28 February 1776, page 301:
I have been to hear ‘Omnipotence’ and have been shot through and through by a Charming pair of black eyes.
Jeremy Bentham, Letter from Jeremy Bentham to his brother Samuel Bentham, 27-28 February 1776. In Timothy L.S. Sprigge (ed.), The Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham, Vol. 1, 1752–76, volume 1 (London, 2017), p. 301. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1515495423551 accessed: 29 May, 2023
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written by George Frideric Handel
|Date/Time||in the beginning of 1776|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
'Omnipotence' was an oratorio set to Handel’s music with words selected from Scripture by Samuel Arnold and Edward Toms, first performed at the Haymarket in February 1774.
Originally submitted by lcc5 on Tue, 09 Jan 2018 10:57:03 +0000
Approved on Thu, 11 Jan 2018 14:43:16 +0000