A reference work for all opera-lovers containing the librettos of all sixteen of Britten's operas, starting with "Paul Bunyan" in 1941 and "Peter Grimes" in 1945, ending with "Death In Venice" in 1973, revised against the composer's own music scores and illustrated with 140 pictures of set and costume designs for the earliest productions of each opera. The story of the creation of each opera is told through articles specially commissioned from writers, artists and producers who were among Britten's principal collaborators.
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Book Description Herbert Press Ltd 1989-09-01, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. 1871569087 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # POTM-1871569087
Book Description UK Herbert 1989 9781871569087, 1989. Soft cover. Book Condition: Fine. Contributions by Janet Baker, John and Myfanwy Piper, Eric Crozier et al. Soft covers. 384 pages. Fine copy. 28 x 20 cms. Complete librettos with designs of the first productions. Bookseller Inventory # 031743