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Aida– a curtain-raiser book

by Verdi, Giuseppe

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Published
1970
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780460059077
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J. M. Dent & Sons, London, 1970. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Helmut Luckmann. clean copy, apart from 1/2" tear lower right of front panel, no damage to the dustjacket which has been price clipped by the publisher and then had a sticker placed on the front fold over flap,… Read more
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Il Tabarro – libretto original text and English translation

by Puccini, Giacomo

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Published
1956
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
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AU$10.88

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G. Ricordi, New York, 1956. First Edition. Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition. an opera in one act. Text only, the English version by Joseph Machlis sits on the page opposite the Italian text. The book is clean, without damage, and without annotations. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Text is in… Read more
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The Oxford Dictionary of Opera

by Warrack, John & West, Ewan

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Published
1992
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780198691648
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AU$14.50

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Oxford University Press, London, 1992. reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. dust jacket shows no damage, the book is without damage and clean and free of annotation. previous owner's bookplate on the front end page. Apart from the preface and bibliography, the book is arranged in double column format. The new dictionary has over 4500 entries… Read more
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die frau ohne shatten (the woman without a shadow) libretto

by Hofmannsthal, Hugo Von (1874-1929)

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no date
Condition
Very Good Condition
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Edition Unstated
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Boosey & Hawkes, USA, no date. Edition Unstated. Softcover (Saddle-stapled). Very Good Condition. second-hand copy, no damage to the scribe, no annotations. A bilingual text/libretto German on the left English on the right. The first page is of musical nomenclature, giving examples of the principal representative themes of the opera tabulated in alphabetical order. Size:… Read more
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Book and Lyrics of the Best-Known Gilbert & Sullivan Operas and the Bab Ballads

by Gilbert, Sir W. S

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
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AU$21.75

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Windsor Press, New York, 1932. Reprint. Hardcover (Illustrated Cloth). Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Sir William Gilbert. Publisher's notice. The text is illustrated with small black and white line drawings by Sir William Gilbert. Dark red coloured textured cloth covered boards with gilt and blue coloured embossed illustrations, and, gilt embossed titles to the front… Read more
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The Savoy Operas; Being the Complete Text of the Gilbert and Sullivan Operas as Originally Produced in the Years 1875 - 1896

by Gilbert, Sir W. S

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Published
1932
Condition
Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Macmillan and Co., Limited, London, 1932. Reprint. Hardcover (Illustrated Cloth). Good Condition/Poor. Illustrated title page. Blue coloured cloth covered boards with self embossed illustration to the front panel and gilt coloured titles and decoration to the backstrip. Gilt to the top text edge. Illustrated dustwrapper, same illustration as for the underlying board. Blue coloured title… Read more
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Midsummer Nights

by Winterson, Jeanette – editor

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Published
2009
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781847248046
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Quercus, London, 2009. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. second-hand copy, there is no damage to describe. No annotations. This specially commissioned collection of comedies, tragedies and tales of love won or lost is contemporary British fiction at a very finest. Each story is by one of the day's most acclaimed writers, taking… Read more
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The Company We Keep

by Berman, Annarosa

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Published
2006
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780868197869
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Opera Australia, Sydney, 2006. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Bridget Elliott. This Oversize Paperback with an attached fold over flaps is illustrated throughout with black-and-white photography as if to hide the colourful nature of the people in the Australia. The book has no damage, no temper tantrums no hissy fits. Instead… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 36: the Barber of Seville & Moses

by Rossini, Gioachino

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714540801
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AU$8.24

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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1985. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 5: La Traviata

by Verdi, Giuseppe

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Published
1981
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714538488
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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 2: Aida

by Verdi, Giuseppe

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714537702
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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1980. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 10: Falstaff

by Verdi, Giuseppe

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714539218
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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1983. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 15: Rigoletto

by Verdi, Giuseppe

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714539393
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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1982. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 37: Salome & Elektra

by Strauss, Richard

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Published
1985
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780714540801
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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1985. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 23: La Forza del Destino

by Verdi, Giuseppe

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714540078
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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1983. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 7: Otello

by Verdi, Giuseppe

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Published
1981
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714538501
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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1981. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 20: Il Trovatore

by Verdi, Giuseppe

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Published
1983
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714538778
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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1983. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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English National Opera Guide Series 13: Carmen

by Bizet, Georges

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Published
1982
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Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780714539379
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John Calder / Riverrun Press, London & New York, 1982. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. clean copy, no damage no annotations. The book offers an analysis of the opera, a thematic guide, with some musical nomenclature and the libretto in Italian opposite the English translation. Illustrated with a number of black-and-white plates. Size: 8vo… Read more
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Wait till the sun shines, Nellie

by Hunter, Rita

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780241118733
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Hamish Hamilton, London, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. age darkening of the top edge of the text block, and traces of foxing to the top in front edges and a single foxing spot to the rear fold over flap. Internally clean, free of annotation. Illustrated with a central section of black-and-white photographs.… Read more
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Callas: Prima Donna Assoluta

by Galatopoulos, Stelios

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780491015189
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AU$18.13

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W. H. Allen, London, 1976. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: black-and-white photographs. the fold over flaps are slightly foxed, top edge of the text block darkened with age, no other damage to detail. "Above all, this biography concentrates on Callas as an artist. There are now of her most famous roles on the… Read more
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