Lord Granville et al. in Feydeau Theatre, Paris - 28 July, 1815, at night
We went to the Feydeau last night and saw ‘Félicie,’ a very pretty opéra comique. Martin sang and acted delightfully. The thing at the end was all about Henri et les Bourbons, and the audience were in transports.
Henrietta Elizabeth [Harriet] Leveson Gower, Letter from Lady Granville to her sister, Lady G. Morpeth, 29 July 1815. In F. Leveson Gower (ed.), Letters of Harriet Countess Granville, 1810–1845, volume 1 (London, 1894), p. 62. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1537264342414 accessed: 13 August, 2020
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Félicie, ou La jeune fille romanesque
written by Gioseffo Catrufo
|performed by Jean-Blaise Martin|
|Date/Time||28 July, 1815, at night|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Harriet Leveson Gower's sister, Georgiana Dorothy Howard, was titled Lady Morpeth until September 1825, after which she was titled Lady Carlisle. William George Spencer Cavendish, 6th Duke of Devonshire (known affectionately as 'Hart' to his family) was her brother.