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The Random House book of opera stories

Author: Adèle Geras; Ian Beck
Publisher: New York : Random House, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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This beautiful collection captures all the thrills of a night at the opera.--
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Stories, plots, etc
Nonfiction
Plot summaries
Literature
Stories, plots, etc. Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adèle Geras; Ian Beck
ISBN: 0679993150 9780679993155 0679893156 9780679893158
OCLC Number: 38147834
Notes: Originally published: The Orchard book of opera stories. London : Orchard Books, 1997.
Description: 127 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
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 Gioacchino 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.
Other Titles: Orchard book of opera stories
Book of opera stories
Responsibility: retold by Adèle Geras ; illustrations by Ian Beck [and others] ; costume designs by Rosemary Vercoe.
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This beautiful collection captures all the thrills of a night at the opera.--

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