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The Blue Bird - A Fairy Play in Six Acts

£17.99

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An early edition published in 1911 by Methuen & Co..

The Blue Bird (L'Oiseau Bleu) is a 1908 play by Belgian author Maurice Maeterlinck. It premiered on 30 September 1908 at Constantin Stanislavski's Moscow Art Theatre and has been turned into several films and a TV series. The French composer Albert Wolff wrote an opera (first performed at the N.Y. Metropolitan in 1919) based on Maeterlinck's original play, and Maeterlinck's innamorata Georgette Leblanc produced a novelization.

The story is about a girl called Mytyl and her brother Tyltyl seeking happiness, represented by The Blue Bird of Happiness, aided by the good fairy Bérylune.

In good to very good condition with faded spine. Gilt top edges and untrimmed side and tail edges.

Item details

Author(s):
Maurice Maeterlinck
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
17.5cm x 12 cm
Edition:
1911
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
280
Publisher:
Methuen and Co Ltd
Title:
The Blue Bird

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An early edition published in 1911 by Methuen & Co..

The Blue Bird (L'Oiseau Bleu) is a 1908 play by Belgian author Maurice Maeterlinck. It premiered on 30 September 1908 at Constantin Stanislavski's Moscow Art Theatre and has been turned into several films and a TV series. The French composer Albert Wolff wrote an opera (first performed at the N.Y. Metropolitan in 1919) based on Maeterlinck's original play, and Maeterlinck's innamorata Georgette Leblanc produced a novelization.

The story is about a girl called Mytyl and her brother Tyltyl seeking happiness, represented by The Blue Bird of Happiness, aided by the good fairy Bérylune.

In good to very good condition with faded spine. Gilt top edges and untrimmed side and tail edges.

Author(s):
Maurice Maeterlinck
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
17.5cm x 12 cm
Edition:
1911
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
280
Publisher:
Methuen and Co Ltd
Title:
The Blue Bird

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