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Author Desmarets, Henri, 1661-1741.

Title Les Amours de Momus [music] : ballet / mis en musique par Monsieur Desmarets.

Published A Paris : Chez Cristophe Ballard, M. DC. XCV.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail Music RB f  Q D465 AMO.1    NOT FOR LOAN
Uniform title Amours de Momus
Physical description 1 condensed score ([iv], xlviii, 228, [4] p.) ; 18 x 25 cm.
Notes Libretto by Duché de Vancy.
The parties de remplissage are largely omitted ; there are many indications of instrumentation, including: violons, hautbois, bassons, trompettes & bass-continue.
The music is printed from moveable type.
Errors in paging: no. 112-115 and 154-157 omitted (i.e. p. 116 is the verso of p. 111 and p. 158 is the verso of p. 153) ; the music is continuous and complete, however.
Copy described has Errata on p. [1-2] of final unnumbered sequence and Privilege on p. [3].
RISM, D 1767
Collection musicale André Meyer, p. 29
Local note Music RB copy has some of the errata incorporated into the score in ink in a contemporary hand.
Music RB copy has contemporary brown calf binding with raised bands and a spine label on paler leather "DESMARETZ -- MOMUS". The coat of arms of the Pavée de Vendeuvre family (quartered peacocks and triple chevronels, with the motto "Ardeo, persevero, spero" above) gilt-stamped on front and back covers. A name[?] inscribed on the t.p. has been largely erased; only an initial "C" and a final ./. are legible.
Music RB copy formerly in the collection of André Meyer.
Other author Duché, M. (Joseph François), 1668-1704
Subject Ballets -- Scores.
Momus (Greek deity) -- Drama.
Local author Meyer, André, 1884-1974. Former owner.
Pavée de Vendeuvre family Former owner.