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The Resource Lorenzo Da Ponte : the adventures of Mozart's librettist in the old and new worlds, Rodney Bolt

Lorenzo Da Ponte : the adventures of Mozart's librettist in the old and new worlds, Rodney Bolt

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Lorenzo Da Ponte : the adventures of Mozart's librettist in the old and new worlds
Title
Lorenzo Da Ponte
Title remainder
the adventures of Mozart's librettist in the old and new worlds
Statement of responsibility
Rodney Bolt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1805, the year that Wordsworth completed 'The Prelude', and Nelson defeated the French at Trafalgar, Lorenzo Da Ponte opened a grocery shop in New York. In the first 40 years of his life, he had been a poet, priest, lover, librettist for three of Mozart's operas, and a friend of Casanova. This work presents his picaresque life
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bolt, Rodney
Dewey number
  • 782.1'092
  • 789 DA PONTE
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Da Ponte, Lorenzo
  • Librettists
  • Librettists
  • Biography
Label
Lorenzo Da Ponte : the adventures of Mozart's librettist in the old and new worlds, Rodney Bolt
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 405-411) and index
Control code
9780747580140
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 428 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780747580140
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)
Label
Lorenzo Da Ponte : the adventures of Mozart's librettist in the old and new worlds, Rodney Bolt
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 405-411) and index
Control code
9780747580140
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 428 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780747580140
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), ports. (chiefly col.)

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