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Five uncommon survivals from the Stagione Lirica Estiva 1944 [Summer Season] and the 1944-45 Season at the "oldest continuously active venue for public opera in Europe" Teatro Di S. Carlo. Under the direction of the British Military Authorities Naples ~ Sotto la direzione dell autoria militare Britannica Napoli. Mementos of Italian opera during wartime: La Traviata [dated in pen 10-4-44]; Tosca; La Boheme [dated in pen 10-7-44 : these three Summer Season programmes each fold out to 3 pages with text on front and reverse. Il Barbiere Di Siviglia [dated 27 December 1944 in pen]; La Traviata : these two 44-45 Season programmes are booklets with thin card covers plus 8 internal pages including photographs. These measure 9 x 6.5 inches and have text in English as well as Italian.