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West Side story : a musical

Author: Leonard Bernstein; Arthur Laurents; Stephen Sondheim
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1958.
Series: Random House play
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The feud between two New York teenage gangs abruptly ends the brief happiness shared by Maria, a Puerto Rican girl, and Tony, a member of the Jets. In his attempt to defend a fellow Jet, Tony kills Maria's brother and shortly thereafter is killed by Maria's rejected fiancé.
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Genre/Form: Librettos
Parodies, imitations, etc
Named Person: William Shakespeare
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Leonard Bernstein; Arthur Laurents; Stephen Sondheim
OCLC Number: 597774
Description: 143 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: Darwinism in morals. --
Hereditary piety. --
The religion of childhood. --
An English Broad churchman. --
A French theist. --
The devil. --
A pre-historic religion. --
The religions of the world. --
The religions of the East. --
The religion and literature of India. --
Unconscious cerebration. --
Dreams, as illustrations of involuntary cerebration. --
Auricular confession in the Church of England. --
The evolution of morals and religion.
Series Title: Random House play
Other Titles: West Side story.
Responsibility: (based on a conception of Jerome Robbins) ; book by Arthur Laurents ; music by Leonard Bernstein ; lyrics by Stephen Sondheim.

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The feud between two New York teenage gangs abruptly ends the brief happiness shared by Maria, a Puerto Rican girl, and Tony, a member of the Jets. In his attempt to defend a fellow Jet, Tony kills Maria's brother and shortly thereafter is killed by Maria's rejected fiancé.

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