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The Resource The great operas : the romantic legends upon which the masters of song have founded their famous lyrical compositions, edited by James W. Buel ; introduced by Giuseppe Verdi

The great operas : the romantic legends upon which the masters of song have founded their famous lyrical compositions, edited by James W. Buel ; introduced by Giuseppe Verdi

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The great operas : the romantic legends upon which the masters of song have founded their famous lyrical compositions
Title
The great operas
Title remainder
the romantic legends upon which the masters of song have founded their famous lyrical compositions
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edited by James W. Buel ; introduced by Giuseppe Verdi
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Language
eng
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Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
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non fiction
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The great operas : the romantic legends upon which the masters of song have founded their famous lyrical compositions, edited by James W. Buel ; introduced by Giuseppe Verdi
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Paged continuously
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • sect. 1: The introduction. A brief history of opera. A life-sketch of Giuseppe Verdi. La traviata. A sketch of Richard Wagner. Tannhäuser. A sketch of Ambroise Thomas. Mignon. A sketch of Charles François Gounod. Faust. A sketch of Pietro Mascagni. Cavalleria rusticana. -- sect. 2: The Rhinegold. The Valkyrie. Siegfried. Götterdämmerung. Sketch of Friedrich von Flotow. Stradella. -- sect. 3: Martha. Semiramide. Manon. Norma. Marriage of Figaro. -- sect. 4: Aida. A sketch of Carl Maria von Weber. Der Freischutz. La dame blanche. A sketch of François Boieldieu. Sapho. A sketch of J. Massenet. Lucia di Lammermoor. A sketch of Gaëtano Donizetti. -- sect. 5: Orpheus and Eurydice. A sketch of Christoph von Gluck. A sketch of Giacomo Meyerbeer. The Huguenots. Il travatore. Carmen. A sketch of Georges Bizet. The Jewess. A sketch of Jacques François Halévy. -- sect. 6. The flying Dutchman. Fidelio. A sketch of Ludwig von Beethoven. Lohengrin. Hansel and Gretel. A sketch of Englebert Humperdinck. Don Giovanni. -- sect. 7: Nero. A sketch of Anton Gregor Rubinstein. I puritani. The mastersingers of Nuremberg. Lakme. A sketch of Leo Delibes. Samson and Delilah. A sketch of C. Saint-Saëns. -- sect. 8. Tristan and Isolde. The magic flute. The Bohemian girl. A sketch of Michael Balfe. La Bohéme. Sketch of Giacomo Puccini. Queen of Sheba. A sketch of Karl Goldmark. --
  • sect. 9: The prophet. Robert the Devil. Lucretia Borgia. William Tell. A sketch of Gioacchino Antonio Rossini. Fra Diavolo. A sketch of Daniel François Esprit Auber. -- sect. 10: The barber of Seville. L'Africaine. La favorita. La sonambula. Rigoletto
Dimensions
46 cm.
Edition
Superba ed.
Extent
5 v. ([30] leaves of plates)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)UTBG89-B17324
  • (OCoLC)ocn135141734
Label
The great operas : the romantic legends upon which the masters of song have founded their famous lyrical compositions, edited by James W. Buel ; introduced by Giuseppe Verdi
Publication
Note
Paged continuously
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • sect. 1: The introduction. A brief history of opera. A life-sketch of Giuseppe Verdi. La traviata. A sketch of Richard Wagner. Tannhäuser. A sketch of Ambroise Thomas. Mignon. A sketch of Charles François Gounod. Faust. A sketch of Pietro Mascagni. Cavalleria rusticana. -- sect. 2: The Rhinegold. The Valkyrie. Siegfried. Götterdämmerung. Sketch of Friedrich von Flotow. Stradella. -- sect. 3: Martha. Semiramide. Manon. Norma. Marriage of Figaro. -- sect. 4: Aida. A sketch of Carl Maria von Weber. Der Freischutz. La dame blanche. A sketch of François Boieldieu. Sapho. A sketch of J. Massenet. Lucia di Lammermoor. A sketch of Gaëtano Donizetti. -- sect. 5: Orpheus and Eurydice. A sketch of Christoph von Gluck. A sketch of Giacomo Meyerbeer. The Huguenots. Il travatore. Carmen. A sketch of Georges Bizet. The Jewess. A sketch of Jacques François Halévy. -- sect. 6. The flying Dutchman. Fidelio. A sketch of Ludwig von Beethoven. Lohengrin. Hansel and Gretel. A sketch of Englebert Humperdinck. Don Giovanni. -- sect. 7: Nero. A sketch of Anton Gregor Rubinstein. I puritani. The mastersingers of Nuremberg. Lakme. A sketch of Leo Delibes. Samson and Delilah. A sketch of C. Saint-Saëns. -- sect. 8. Tristan and Isolde. The magic flute. The Bohemian girl. A sketch of Michael Balfe. La Bohéme. Sketch of Giacomo Puccini. Queen of Sheba. A sketch of Karl Goldmark. --
  • sect. 9: The prophet. Robert the Devil. Lucretia Borgia. William Tell. A sketch of Gioacchino Antonio Rossini. Fra Diavolo. A sketch of Daniel François Esprit Auber. -- sect. 10: The barber of Seville. L'Africaine. La favorita. La sonambula. Rigoletto
Dimensions
46 cm.
Edition
Superba ed.
Extent
5 v. ([30] leaves of plates)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill., ports.
System control number
  • (LGTO)(RLIN)UTBG89-B17324
  • (OCoLC)ocn135141734

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