Countess Granville in Paris - November, 1831
Paris is quiet, and there is as yet a delicious absence of all dissipation. We have had Pasta at the Opera. She is gone and Malibran makes her rentrée to-night. Lablache and Rubini font nos délices.
Henrietta Elizabeth [Harriet] Leveson Gower, Letter from Lady Granville to her brother, the Duke of Devonshire, November 1831. In F. Leveson Gower (ed.), Letters of Harriet Countess Granville, 1810–1845, 3rd edition, volume 2 (London, 1894), p. 115. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1538647675226 accessed: 1 December, 2023
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|Unspecified operas||performed by Giovanni Battista Rubini, Giuditta Pasta, Luigi Lablache|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Harriet Leveson-Gower's brother, William George Spencer Cavendish, was 6th Duke of Devonshire.