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Author Shahrukh Husain, author.

Title The Barefoot book of stories from the opera / retold by Shahrukh Husain ; illustrated by James Mayhew.

Publication Info. Cambridge, MA : Barefoot Books, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Children's Non-fiction    j 782.1026 SHA    Available
Description 96 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm + 2 audio discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
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spoken word spw rdacontent
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audio s rdamedia
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digital optical rda
audio file CD audio rda
Performer Story CD narrated by Miranda Richardson.
Summary With exciting, accessible and action-packed stories from operas by seven great composers, this book provides a way for children to explore this time-honored performing art.
Contents At the opera -- The magic flute / Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart -- The little sweep / Benjamin Britten -- -- Hänsel and Gretel / Englebert Humperdinck -- The Flying Dutchman / Richard Wagner -- La Cenerentola / Gioacchino Rossini -- Orpheus and Eurydice / Christoph Willibald von Gluck -- Christmas eve / Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.
Subject Operas -- Stories, plots, etc. -- Juvenile literature.
Operas -- Stories, plots, etc.
Genre/Form Children's audiobooks.
Added Author Mayhew, James, 1964- illustrator.
Richardson, Miranda, narrator.
Added Title Stories from the opera
ISBN 9781782852537 (pbk.)
1782852530 (pbk.)

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