James Sloan - early 19th Century
from Rambles in Italy; in the years 1816 – 1817 By an American, pages 89-90:
Yet with all these dazzling allurements [of the French opera], it wearies and exhausts the attention of the spectator, while the Opera Seria of Italy recreates and delights him.
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James Sloan, Rambles in Italy; in the years 1816 – 1817 By an American (Baltimore, 1818), p. 89-90. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1516546598560 accessed: 27 January, 2022
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|French and Italian opera||performed by Derivis, Madame Branchu|
|Date/Time||early 19th Century|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Sloan is in Trieste when he writes this account.