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Author Wills, Garry, 1934-

Title Verdi's Shakespeare : men of the theater / Garry Wills

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : Viking, 2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  PR2880.V4 W56 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  PR2880.V4 W56 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 225 pages ; 22 cm
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unmediated rdamedia
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Macbeth. Macbeth's first performers -- Diabolisms, old and new -- Psychological depth -- Lady -- Otello. Rossini's Otello -- Boito -- Othello's and Otello's first performers -- Cosmic reach -- Cosmic ruin -- Between cultures -- Falstaff. Musical Falstaffs -- Falstaff's first performers -- Inflation -- Deflation -- Levitation
LC subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Adaptations -- History and criticism
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Influence
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 -- Criticism and interpretation
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 -- Knowledge -- Literature
Opera -- Italy -- 19th century
Theater -- Italy -- History -- 19th century
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Relations with actors
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 -- Relations with actors
ISBN 9780670023042
0670023043