Sullivan, Arthur, with Longfellow, Bennett, Tours >>
Title Golden Legend, the : A Cantata by Arthur Sullivan
Book Condition Fair with no dust jacket
Publisher London & N. Y. : Novello, Ewer & Company; 1888
Seller ID 20056
137 pages; 4to (10.25") 26 cm; Hardcover, brown cloth, gilt lettering on spine, tan boards with red-brown lettering, [xiv] + 137 + 4 pages, complete vocal score with full piano accomapniment in standard notation. Argument (plot synopsis) in front, publisher catalog in rear and on endpapers. ; Originally published 1886. This is an early reprint, 1888. An epic contata depicting saints, sinners, princes, Lucifer, you name it. Sullivan's most famous work apart from light opera. ; Complete subtitle: 'A Cantata by Arthur Sullivan, adapted from the Poems of Longfellow by Joseph Bennett, the Pianoforte Arrangement by Berthold Tours.' ; Quite worn. Boards bowed. Musical club name stamped on front in old ink. No interior marks but some foxing here and there. Hinges are tight.