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W.S. Gilbert - Appearance and Reality

£24.99

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Hardback, 2003. This book is in excellent condition.

Gilbert was an English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator best known for the fourteen comic operas (known as the Savoy operas) produced in collaboration with the composer Sir Arthur Sullivan. The most famous of these include H.M.S. Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance and one of the most frequently performed works in the history of musical theatre, The Mikado. These, as well as several of the other Savoy operas, continue to be frequently performed in the English-speaking world and beyond by opera companies, repertory companies, schools and community theatre groups. Lines from these works have become part of the English language, such as "short, sharp shock", "What, never? Well, hardly ever!",[3] and "Let the punishment fit the crime"

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Author(s):
Eden, D.J.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0950734861
ISBN-13:
9780950734866
Number of pages:
230
Publisher:
Sir Arthur Sullivan Society
Title:
W.S. Gilbert - Appearance and Reality

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Hardback, 2003. This book is in excellent condition.

Gilbert was an English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator best known for the fourteen comic operas (known as the Savoy operas) produced in collaboration with the composer Sir Arthur Sullivan. The most famous of these include H.M.S. Pinafore, The Pirates of Penzance and one of the most frequently performed works in the history of musical theatre, The Mikado. These, as well as several of the other Savoy operas, continue to be frequently performed in the English-speaking world and beyond by opera companies, repertory companies, schools and community theatre groups. Lines from these works have become part of the English language, such as "short, sharp shock", "What, never? Well, hardly ever!",[3] and "Let the punishment fit the crime"

Author(s):
Eden, D.J.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0950734861
ISBN-13:
9780950734866
Number of pages:
230
Publisher:
Sir Arthur Sullivan Society
Title:
W.S. Gilbert - Appearance and Reality

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