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The barber of Seville, or, The futile precaution : a new English translation

Author: Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais; Gilbert Pestureau; Ann Wakefield; Gavin Witt
Publisher: Lewiston : E. Mellen Press, 1997.
Series: Studies in the history and interpretation of music, v. 56.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Working from four different versions of Beaumarchais' text, this translation represents the entire script as Beaumarchais published it in 1775, with a few important variants. This version of the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Translations
Translations into English
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais; Gilbert Pestureau; Ann Wakefield; Gavin Witt
ISBN: 0773485481 9780773485488 088946426X 9780889464261
OCLC Number: 37369693
Description: xi, 122 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: The Barber of Seville, or the Futile Precaution: act one; act two; act three; act four. Appendices: son of Caron - Beaumarchais' life and career; chronology of major works; historical background - the text in context.
Series Title: Studies in the history and interpretation of music, v. 56.
Other Titles: Barbier de Séville.
Barber of Seville
Futile precaution
Responsibility: by Pierre-Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais ; translated by Gilbert Pestureau, Ann Wakefield, Gavin Witt.

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