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The threepenny opera

Author: Kurt Weill; Bertolt Brecht; Desmond Ivo Vesey; Eric Bentley
Publisher: New York, Grove Press [1964]
Series: Evergreen black cat book, BC-73.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Brecht's famous adaptation to the modern era of John Gay's The beggar's opera, satirizing social and political beliefs through its portrayal of a world of thieves and prostitutes.
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Genre/Form: Librettos
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kurt Weill; Bertolt Brecht; Desmond Ivo Vesey; Eric Bentley
ISBN: 0394174720 9780394174723
OCLC Number: 511061
Notes: Music by Kurt Weill.
Based on The beggar's opera.
Description: xiv, 110 pages 23 cm.
Series Title: Evergreen black cat book, BC-73.
Other Titles: Dreigroschenoper.
Beggar's opera.
Responsibility: [by] Bertolt Brecht, with the author's notes and a foreword by Lotte Lenya. English book by Desmond Vesey. English lyrics by Eric Bentley.

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Brecht's famous adaptation to the modern era of John Gay's The beggar's opera, satirizing social and political beliefs through its portrayal of a world of thieves and prostitutes.

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