W. A. Mozart Le Nozze di Figaro Cosi fan tutte by Dennis Arundell hits the £1 shelf in my shop.
Cassell, 1971, Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: This volume contains the complete libretti for Mozarts operas Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) and Cosi fan tutte (Women Are Like That) in the original Italian with line-for-line literal translations by the eminent music producer and critic Lionel Salter.
The background and significance of these operas are discussed in the introduction by Dennis Arundell. The volume also contains a comprehensive discography which lists all complete record sets and highlight recordings currently available as well as deleted recordings of historical interest.
In the Cassell Opera Guides series.
Good+ in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Gently faded at the spine of the dust wrapper. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. Top edge of the text block tanned. Text complete, clean and tight.
Red boards with Gilt titling to the Spine.
163 pages. 8¾” x 5¾”.
This book will be listed, sooner or later, for £6.50 on my delightful website… (added to my Music Opera category.) but get 50% off buying from my blog… below…