Rosenthal, Harold, ed.
Title OPERA ANNUAL NO.6
Publisher John Calder, London, (1959).
Seller ID 9427
204 pp, large 8vo, hard cover in dust jacket. 4 color plates, color frontispiece, many b&w photographs. Contents: A Song From Another Century; Walter Felsenstein; Towards an American Opera; The Story of the Metropolitan Opera; The Season in New York, 1958-9; Sadler's Wells, Its Problem and Its Future; Operetta in English; Handel on the Stage; The Path of Janacek's Operas; The Sources of Opera - Beaumarchais and Dumas; Prima Donnas I Have Sung Against (George London); Richard Strauss Memori es - As Told By His Sister; Singers on Film; Opera on the Gramaphone, 1957-9; Appendices - Opera Houses of the World, Their Artists and Repertoires, 1958-9; Operatic Premieres 1958-9; Operatic Obituary - July 1958 - July 1959; Notes on C o n t r i b u t o r s . Minor browning to free endpapers, tiny bump to bottom corners of boards. Dust jacket has light to moderate edge wear/wrinkling, light rubbing, one very small closed tear. VG/VG-