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The Resource The operas of Benjamin Britten : the complete librettos : illustrated with designs of the first productions, edited by David Herbert ; pref. by Peter Pears ; with contributions by Janet Baker ... [et al.]

The operas of Benjamin Britten : the complete librettos : illustrated with designs of the first productions, edited by David Herbert ; pref. by Peter Pears ; with contributions by Janet Baker ... [et al.]

Label
The operas of Benjamin Britten : the complete librettos : illustrated with designs of the first productions
Title
The operas of Benjamin Britten
Title remainder
the complete librettos : illustrated with designs of the first productions
Statement of responsibility
edited by David Herbert ; pref. by Peter Pears ; with contributions by Janet Baker ... [et al.]
Creator
Contributor
Librettist
Writer of preface
Writer of supplementary textual content
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Deluge (Chester play)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Britten, Benjamin
Dewey number
782.1/54
Index
index present
LC call number
ML49.B74
LC item number
H5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1986
  • 1919-1985
  • 1933-
  • 1903-1992
  • 1928-2015
  • 1931-2007
  • 1907-1973
  • 1902-1956
  • 1914-1982
  • 1879-1970
  • 1903-1973
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
  • 1913-1976
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Herbert, David
  • Pears, Peter
  • Keller, Hans
  • Baker, Janet
  • Piper, John
  • Piper, Myfanwy
  • Porter, Andrew
  • Crozier, Eric
  • Coleman, Basil
  • Graham, Colin
  • Auden, W. H.
  • Slater, Montagu
  • Duncan, Ronald
  • Forster, E. M.
  • Plomer, William
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
  • Britten, Benjamin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Britten, Benjamin
Label
The operas of Benjamin Britten : the complete librettos : illustrated with designs of the first productions, edited by David Herbert ; pref. by Peter Pears ; with contributions by Janet Baker ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
31223900868564
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Operatic music and Britten / Hans Keller -- Working with Britten / Janet Baker -- Designing for Britten / John Piper -- Writing for Britten / Myfanwy Piper -- The first opera : Paul Bunyan / Andrew Porter -- Staging first productions 1 / Eric Crozier -- Staging first productions 2 / Basil Coleman -- Staging first productions 3 / Colin Graham -- The last opera : Death in Venice / Andrew Porter --
  • Librettos. Paul Bunyan / W.H. Auden -- Peter Grimes / Montagu Slater ; derived from the poem by George Crabbe -- The rape of Lucretia / Ronald Duncan ; after André Obey's play Le viol de Lucrèce -- Albert Herring / Eric Crozier ; freely adapted from a short story by Guy de Maupassant -- The little sweep / Eric Crozier -- Billy Budd / E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier ; adapted from the story by Herman Melville -- Gloriana / William Plomer -- The turn of the screw / Myfanwy Piper ; adapted from the story by Henry James -- Noye's fludde (the Chester miracle play) -- A midsummer night's dream / Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears ; adapted from William Shakespeare's play -- Curlew River / William Plomer -- The burning fiery furnace / William Plomer -- The prodigal son / William Plomer -- The golden vanity / Colin Graham ; after the Old English ballad -- Owen Wingrave / Myfanwy Piper ; based on the short story by Henry James -- Death in Venice / Myfanwy Piper ; based on the short story by Thomas Mann
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xxxi, 382 p.
Isbn
9780231048682
Lccn
79002052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
4831802
Label
The operas of Benjamin Britten : the complete librettos : illustrated with designs of the first productions, edited by David Herbert ; pref. by Peter Pears ; with contributions by Janet Baker ... [et al.]
Publication
Bar code
31223900868564
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Operatic music and Britten / Hans Keller -- Working with Britten / Janet Baker -- Designing for Britten / John Piper -- Writing for Britten / Myfanwy Piper -- The first opera : Paul Bunyan / Andrew Porter -- Staging first productions 1 / Eric Crozier -- Staging first productions 2 / Basil Coleman -- Staging first productions 3 / Colin Graham -- The last opera : Death in Venice / Andrew Porter --
  • Librettos. Paul Bunyan / W.H. Auden -- Peter Grimes / Montagu Slater ; derived from the poem by George Crabbe -- The rape of Lucretia / Ronald Duncan ; after André Obey's play Le viol de Lucrèce -- Albert Herring / Eric Crozier ; freely adapted from a short story by Guy de Maupassant -- The little sweep / Eric Crozier -- Billy Budd / E.M. Forster and Eric Crozier ; adapted from the story by Herman Melville -- Gloriana / William Plomer -- The turn of the screw / Myfanwy Piper ; adapted from the story by Henry James -- Noye's fludde (the Chester miracle play) -- A midsummer night's dream / Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears ; adapted from William Shakespeare's play -- Curlew River / William Plomer -- The burning fiery furnace / William Plomer -- The prodigal son / William Plomer -- The golden vanity / Colin Graham ; after the Old English ballad -- Owen Wingrave / Myfanwy Piper ; based on the short story by Henry James -- Death in Venice / Myfanwy Piper ; based on the short story by Thomas Mann
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
xxxi, 382 p.
Isbn
9780231048682
Lccn
79002052
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
4831802

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