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Jenny Lind, the "Swedish Nightingale"...

Item # 638812

June 19, 1847

SPIRIT OF THE TIMES, New York, June 19, 1847
* Swedish Nightingale - 1st U.S. appearance
* Opera singer - of P.T. Barnum fame

A sporting and theatrical-themed newspaper. Page. 5 has: "Jenny Lind" and: "First Appearance of Jenny Lind", nice articles on this very famous soprano known at the time as the Swedish Nightingale (see hyperlink for more on her). Also within: "Cricketers' Chronicle" "Death of a Notorious Outlaw" and "Things Theatrical".
Sixteen pages, minor foxing, decorative masthead, nice condition.

Category: Pre-Civil War