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The Resource The Random House book of opera stories, retold by Adèle Geras ; illustrations by Ian Beck [and others] ; costume designs by Rosemary Vercoe

The Random House book of opera stories, retold by Adèle Geras ; illustrations by Ian Beck [and others] ; costume designs by Rosemary Vercoe

Label
The Random House book of opera stories
Title
The Random House book of opera stories
Statement of responsibility
retold by Adèle Geras ; illustrations by Ian Beck [and others] ; costume designs by Rosemary Vercoe
Title variation
Opera stories
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents illustrated retellings of eight opera stories including "Carmen" and "The Magic Flute" and includes introductions on the composers
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Geras, Adèle
Dewey number
782.1/0269
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
MT95
LC item number
.G47 1998
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beck, Ian
  • Vercoe, Rosemary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Operas
  • Operas
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Random House book of opera stories, retold by Adèle Geras ; illustrations by Ian Beck [and others] ; costume designs by Rosemary Vercoe
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previously published: Orchard book of opera stories by Orchard Books
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The magic flute, or, The test of true love / music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; illustrations by Jane Ray -- Aida, or, Two lovelorn princesses / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; illustrations by Louise Brierley -- Carmen, or, The gypsy and the soldier / music by Georges Bizet ; illustrations by Emma Chichester Clark -- The cunning little vixen, or, Forest magic / music by Leoš Janáček ; illustrations by Ian Beck -- Turandot, or, The ice maiden / music by Giacomo Puccini ; illustrations by Sheila Moxley -- Cinderella, or, The triumph of goodness / music by Giacomo Rossini ; illustrations by Susan Field -- Hansel and Gretel, or, The defeat of the nibbling witch / music by Engelbert Humperdinck ; illustrations by Sophie Windham -- The love for three oranges, or, A somewhat silly story! / music by Sergei Prokofiev ; illustrations by Katya Mikhailovsky
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780679993155
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
97051795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
bwi05040922
Label
The Random House book of opera stories, retold by Adèle Geras ; illustrations by Ian Beck [and others] ; costume designs by Rosemary Vercoe
Publication
Copyright
Note
Previously published: Orchard book of opera stories by Orchard Books
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The magic flute, or, The test of true love / music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart ; illustrations by Jane Ray -- Aida, or, Two lovelorn princesses / music by Giuseppe Verdi ; illustrations by Louise Brierley -- Carmen, or, The gypsy and the soldier / music by Georges Bizet ; illustrations by Emma Chichester Clark -- The cunning little vixen, or, Forest magic / music by Leoš Janáček ; illustrations by Ian Beck -- Turandot, or, The ice maiden / music by Giacomo Puccini ; illustrations by Sheila Moxley -- Cinderella, or, The triumph of goodness / music by Giacomo Rossini ; illustrations by Susan Field -- Hansel and Gretel, or, The defeat of the nibbling witch / music by Engelbert Humperdinck ; illustrations by Sophie Windham -- The love for three oranges, or, A somewhat silly story! / music by Sergei Prokofiev ; illustrations by Katya Mikhailovsky
Dimensions
28 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
127 pages
Isbn
9780679993155
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
97051795
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
bwi05040922

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