(Puccini, Giacomo). Weaver, William and Puccini, Simonetta, editors
Title THE PUCCINI COMPANION
Book Condition Fine in black cloth over red boards with red-metalic titles and rules to the spine; in a fine, price-clipped dust jacket. 436 pages; bibliographical sketch; select bibliography; chronology; first performances; plot summaries; appendices; and index.
Edition Second printing.
Publisher New York/London: W.W. Norton & Company, (1994).
0393029301 / 9780393029307
Seller ID 36229.00
This companion, though written mostly by scholars, is intended to accompany the basic lovers of Puccini operas along a journey of appreciation and discovery. The various contributors each illustrated a particular facet of Puccini's genius.
Opera Biographies. Classical Music Biographies.