Madam Butterfly
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Madam Butterfly a Japanese tragedy founded on the book by John L. Long and the drama by David Belasco by Giacomo Puccini

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Published by G. Ricordi in New York .
Written in English


  • Operas -- Librettos

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Paged in duplicate.

Statementmusic by G. Puccini ; Italian libretto by L. Illica and G. Giacosa ; English version by R. H. Elkin.
ContributionsIllica, Luigi, 1857-1919., Giacosa, Giuseppe, 1847-1906., Elkin, R. H., Ferrier, Paul, 1843-1920.
The Physical Object
Pagination64, 64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23378255M

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