RARE "AIDA" THE STORY OF VERDIS GREATEST OPERA METROPOLITAN OPERA GUILD 1938

By: ROBERT LAWRENCE

Price: $18.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Pictorial hardcover is rubbed, stained and corners are worn to the board. Yellowing on page edges. Inside pages are clean and binding is tight. Color plates and musical scores.In 1869, Verdi received a strange offer from Khedive of Egypt. The Khedive had built an opera house in the city of Cairo and wanted Verdi to compose a new work for this theatre. There was only one condition attached; the new opera must have an Egyptian background

Title: RARE "AIDA" THE STORY OF VERDIS GREATEST OPERA METROPOLITAN OPERA GUILD 1938

Author Name: ROBERT LAWRENCE

Categories: Performing Arts,

Publisher: Generic: 1938-01-01

Binding: Misc. Supplies

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Misc. Supplies

Seller ID: 10-4-20109

Keywords: opera Aida performing arts Rhadames King of Egypt Amneris,