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duenna

Sergey Prokofiev

duenna

a lyric-comic opera in four acts, nine scenes. [Op. 86]

by Sergey Prokofiev

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Published by Leeds in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Opera -- Vocal scores with piano

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLibretto by Serge Prokofieff and Mira Mendelssohn, based on the play by Richard Brinsley Sheridan. English libretto by Jean Karsavina. Vocal score.
    ContributionsMendelson, Mira.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsM1503 P969 D82 1954
    The Physical Object
    Pagination392 p.
    Number of Pages392
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14771925M

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