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Their Words Are Music: The Great Theatre Lyricists and Their Lyrics (ISBN: 0517516829 / 0-517-51682-9)


Published by New York Crown 1975, 1975
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First Edition. Signed and inscribed by the author, Lehman Engel, to film composer Louis Palange and his wife: ÒTo Carmie & Lou - Merry Christmas and love, Lehman.Ó Oversize format, 8 1/2Ó x 11Ó, 276 pages. Illustrated.Very good copy in a very good plus dust jacket with a 4Ó tear to the front panel, a hint of use, and three small tears to the rear panel. Louis PalangeÕs filmography as a composer includes ÔBorn to the SaddleÕ (1953), ÔKing DinosaurÕ (1955), and ÔDark VentureÕ (1956). A comprehensively produced work exploring the music of such well-known theatrical lyricists as Marc Blitzstein, Betty Comden and Adolph Green, Howard Deitz, Ira Gershwin, Oscar Hammerstein II, E.Y. Harburg, Lorenz Hart, Alan Jay Lerner, Cole Porter, Stephen Sondheim, and more. An authority on this subject, Lehman Engel was himself a composer, conductor, and stage director involved with Broadway for many years. Bookseller Inventory # 18951E

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Title: Their Words Are Music: The Great Theatre ...

Publisher: New York Crown 1975

Publication Date: 1975

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition

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