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Tosca

By: Arena Di Verona

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Thorn EMI/HBO Video: 1984

Book ID: EC26817BB

Condition: Very Good


T4 - A VHS video tape in near fine condition in very good cover/case that has light discoloration and shelf wear. Includes booklet. Running Time: 126 minutes, Color, Stereo Hi-Fi, Contains English Subtitles. The National Video Corporation in association with RAI, Arena di Verona, Tosca, Music by Giacomo Puccini, Libretto by Giacosa and Illica. Eva Marton, Giacomo Aragall, Ingvar Wixell, Conductor Daniel Oren. 8"x4.75". Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

New Looks At Italian Opera: Essays in Honor of Donald J. Grout

By: Austin, William W. (Editor)

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, Cornell University Press: 1968

Book ID: WY00071BB

Condition: Very Good


AT6 - Ex-library, very good condition. Body text clean. Mylar DJ is glued to front and back fixed endpapers. Library stampings on front loose endpaper, title page; library card holder and stickers on back loose endpaper. Library security sticker on back fixed endpaper. Minor marking on last page of index. Library stickers on spine and back cover. Stampings on top, bottom, and side page edges. In honor of the renowned musicologist Donald J. Grout, eight scholars from the fields of music and literature have written on varied aspects of Italian opera - Claude V. Pallisca, Nino Pirrotta, W... View more info

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Gaetano Donizetti: L'Elisir d'Amore (Opera in Two Acts)

By: Browning, Kirk (Directed by)

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Long Beach, California, Pioneer Entertainment (USA) Inc.: 2002

Book ID: EC35422BB

Condition: Near Fine


F5 - A DVD in near fine condition in very good cover/case that has some light discoloration and shelf wear. March 2, 1981 with Optional English Subtitles, 132 minutes, Color, Stereo. Chapter list and synopsis enclosed. Gaetano Donizetti: L'Elisir d'Amore (Opera in Two Acts). Judith Blegen, Luciano Pavarotti, Sesto Bruscantini, Brent Ellis, Louise Wohlafka. Conducted by Nicola Rescigno, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera Chorus, Metropolitan Opera Ballet. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

Giacomo Puccini

By: Dry, Wakeling

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, John Lane Company: 1906

Book ID: EC14477BB

Condition: Fair


F3 - Book was re-bound, cocked, wrinkling on the spine, edges, sides, and corners, bumped on some corners, some stains, fixed on the endpapers' hinges, library stamping on the top and contents page with label, three labels and cardholder adhered on the front fixed endpaper, library marking on the title page, lightly water soiled, significant foxing and discoloration (browning), and shelf wear. Living Masters of Music Edited by Rosa Newmarch. View more info

Gluck

By: Einstein, Alfred

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Collier Books: 1962

Book ID: SCW04656

Condition: Good


CE2 - A mass market paperback withdrawn ex-library book in very good- condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated white wraps with minor overall shelf wear plus some rubbing on the front cover plus some very light soiling on the spine and back cover plus the usual library stamps on the front and back covers plus a 2nd owner's name in ink on the front endpaper.This book was originally published in 1936. It is a biography of a great operatic composer. Christopher Willibald Gluck had significant impacts on Italian, French, and German musical history. He fathered the 18th c... View more info

The Seagull

By: Elmslie, Kenward

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Melville, New York, Belwin-Mills Publishing Corp.: 1974

Book ID: EC25537BB

Condition: Very Good


AW3 - A trade paperback book in very good condition that has foxing on the top page edges, crease on the gutters, some scattered stains, light tanning and shelf wear. A opera libretto by Kenward Elmslie based on the play by Anton Chekhov, for music by Thomas Pasatieri. A Belwin-Mills Libretto. Satisfaction Guaranteed. View more info

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The Savoy Operas

By: Gilbert, W. S.

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Ware, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom, Wordsworth Editions, Limited: 1998

Book ID: SCW09490

ISBN: 1853263133

Condition: Very Good


BE6 - A trade paperback book in very good- condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound, copy in color wraps with very minor overall shelf wear with some light scattered rubbing plus there is some yellowing on the outside paper edges. This is a title in the publisher's Wordsworth Reference series. A collection of the complete texts of the comic operas of Gilbert and Sullivan produced from 1875 to 1896 at the Savoy Theatre, London. This book contains the complete texts of these operas including "The Mikado," "Patience," "Iolanthe," "The Gondoliers," "The Pirates... View more info

Opera

By: Hamm, Charles

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Allyn and Bacon, Inc.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: SCW11818

Condition: Very Good


BC6 - A tight, clean, sound copy with very minor overall shelf waer with some very, very light bumping to the right board corners plus there is some very, very light edge wear along the top and bototm spine edges plus there is some very light soiling on the outside paper edges plus there is the original owner's name in felt tip pen on the front free endpaper plus there is a book store price stamp in black ink on the front free endpaper plus there is some spotting of the tinting of the top outside paper edges. Illustrated with black and white photographs and music scoring. A book about the elem... View more info

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Narodni Divadlo (National Theater)

By: Honzikova, Milena et al

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Prague, Czech Republic, Panorama: 1982

Edition: Czech Language Revised Edition

Book ID: FL0026

Condition: Very Good


B1 - A Czech language text hard cover revised edition book in very good condition with a dust jacket in very good condition. The Mylar plastic protected dust jacket has minor overall shelf wear with some light edge wear, very light creasing and rubbing. The blue cloth bound book has only very minor overall shelf wear with an ink inscription on one of the front free endpapers and some edge wear on the back free endpaper. The National Theatre in Prague has an extraordinary position in Czech cultural history. This resulted from the tradition of Czech theater, which since the mid-18th century beca... View more info

Paul Robeson: The American Othello

By: Hoyt, Edwin P.

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Cleveland, The World Publishing Company: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC17294BB

Condition: Good


Y4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ and book have library markings (labels, stamping, cardholder, etc.), cocked, wrinkling, rubbing, some tears, chipping, inside flaps adhered, discoloration, and shelf wear. View more info

The Complete Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Guide

By: Jefferson, Alan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Facts on File, Inc.: 1984

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Book ID: EC16491BB

ISBN: 0871968576

Condition: Good


BL1 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ and book have library markings, labels, stamping, cardholder, rubbing, discoloration, and shelf wear. View more info

The Opera Omnibus: Four Centuries of Critical Give and Take

By: Kolodin, Irving

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: EC12464BB

ISBN: 0841504385

Condition: Very Good


BW4 - DJ is mylar protected. DJ has moderate wrinkling, chipping, crease, and tears on the edges, corners, and sides, light scuffing, light discoloration and shelf wear othewrise good. Book has some smudge and stain on the right side page edges, a few light stains on the endpapers, some dent on the last pages, light discoloration and shelf wear otherwise very good. View more info

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The Dictionary of the Opera

By: Osborne, Charles

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Welcome Rain Publishers: 2001

Book ID: EC18408BB

ISBN: 1566491088

Condition: Very Good


AX6 - Book has very light shelf wear. Revised and updated by Charles Osborne. First Welcome Rain edition 2001. View more info

La Boheme

By: Puccini, Giacomo

Price: $3.25

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Dover Publications, Inc.: 1962

Book ID: SCW11250

ISBN: 0486204049

Condition: Good


BY6 - A trade paperback book in good+ to very good- condition. A tigth, clean, sound copy in monochrome illustrated light purple wraps with minor overall shelf wear with some very light overall rubbing plus there is some light creasing on the front and back covers. This is book contains the full libretto, translated from the Italian by Ellen Bleiler, in modern English as well as a plot cummary, background information, sources peerformance history, a brief biography of the composer, musical themes, and is illustrated 63 black and white photographs and reproductions. Bibliography and critical co... View more info

Metropolitan Opera Annals: A Chronical of Artists and Perfomances (First Supplement: 1947-1957)

By: Seltsam, William H. (Compiled by)

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, The H. W. Wilson Company: 1957

Book ID: EC16497BB

Condition: Good


BL1 - Book has rubbing, wear, bumped corners, library markings, stamping, labels, taped labels, writing, cardholder, discoloration, and shelf wear. With a Foreword by Rudolf Bing. Metropolitan Opera Annals: A Chronical of Artists and Perfomances (First Supplement: 1947-1957). View more info

Metropolitan Opera Annals: A Chronical of Artists and Perfomances (Second Supplement: 1957-1966)

By: Seltsam, William H. (Compiled by)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, The H. W. Wilson Company: 1968

Book ID: EC16498BB

Condition: Very Good


BL1 - Book has rubbing, library markings, stamping, labels, taped labels, light discoloration and shelf wear. With a Foreword by Francis Robinson. Metropolitan Opera Annals: A Chronical of Artists and Perfomances (Second Supplement: 1957-1966). View more info

A Treasury of Gilbert & Sullivan: the Words and the Music of One Hundred and Two Songs from Eleven Operettas

By: Taylor, Deems

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Book ID: MC2380BB

ISBN: B0006DFZUQ

Condition: Very Good


AW-1. Board spine sunned. Lettering at spine lightly faded. Page edges tanned. Text pages clean and bright. Sound binding. The hardboard slipcase is soiled and tanned at edges. Edges at opening and top spine worn. Top edge of slipcase is cracked at seam. View more info