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Albert Herring acomic opera in three acts, op. 39 by Britten, Benjamin

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Published by Hawkes, sole selling agents, Boosey & Hawkes in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Operas -- Vocal scores with piano.

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Boosey & Hawkes B. & H. 16241.

Statementlibretto freely adapted from a short story of Guy de Maupassant by Eric Crozier ; music by Benjamin Britten ; vocal score by Henry Boys.
ContributionsCrozier, Eric., Boys, Henry., Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893.
LC ClassificationsM1503.B8608
The Physical Object
Pagination1 vocal score (372 p.) ;
Number of Pages372
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21732507M
LC Control Number48020555

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