DER ROSENKAVALIER; Comedy for Music in Three Acts / Libretto by Hugo Von Hofmannsthal / Story Adaptation by ANTHONY BURGESS / Introduction by George R. Marek / General Editor Robert Sussman Stewart. Anthony Burgess, Richard Strauss.
DER ROSENKAVALIER; Comedy for Music in Three Acts / Libretto by Hugo Von Hofmannsthal / Story Adaptation by ANTHONY BURGESS / Introduction by George R. Marek / General Editor Robert Sussman Stewart
DER ROSENKAVALIER; Comedy for Music in Three Acts / Libretto by Hugo Von Hofmannsthal / Story Adaptation by ANTHONY BURGESS / Introduction by George R. Marek / General Editor Robert Sussman Stewart
DER ROSENKAVALIER; Comedy for Music in Three Acts / Libretto by Hugo Von Hofmannsthal / Story Adaptation by ANTHONY BURGESS / Introduction by George R. Marek / General Editor Robert Sussman Stewart
DER ROSENKAVALIER; Comedy for Music in Three Acts / Libretto by Hugo Von Hofmannsthal / Story Adaptation by ANTHONY BURGESS / Introduction by George R. Marek / General Editor Robert Sussman Stewart
DER ROSENKAVALIER; Comedy for Music in Three Acts / Libretto by Hugo Von Hofmannsthal / Story Adaptation by ANTHONY BURGESS / Introduction by George R. Marek / General Editor Robert Sussman Stewart

DER ROSENKAVALIER; Comedy for Music in Three Acts / Libretto by Hugo Von Hofmannsthal / Story Adaptation by ANTHONY BURGESS / Introduction by George R. Marek / General Editor Robert Sussman Stewart

Boston Toronto: Little, Brown & Company / The Metropolitan Opera Classics Library, 1982. First Edition. Cloth. SIGNED by the Librettist on the free front endpaper, tall 8vo (9 3/8" x 6 1/2"), blue cloth with gold lettering on spine and gold title on front cover, Mylar-protected photographic dust jacket (unclipped) by Frank Dunand depicting a scene from the operetta, [204] pages. Fine / Fine. Item #3207
ISBN: 0316568341

John Anthony Burgess Wilson, FRSL (1917 – 1993), who published under the name "Anthony Burgess," was an English writer and composer. From relatively modest beginnings in a Catholic family in Manchester, he eventually became one of the best-known English literary figures of the latter half of the 20th century.

Although Burgess was a versatile linguist and comic writer, his dystopian satire A Clockwork Orange remains his best-known novel. He also wrote several books on James Joyce, biblical subjects, historical fiction, plays, essays, translations, and screenplays.

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