The Rape of Lucretia, A Symposium.

Britten, Benjamin / Duncan, Ronald / Piper, John / Boys, Henry / Crozier, Eric / McBean, Angus.

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101 pp. 8 colour plates (3 fold-out) from originals by John Piper. 5 monochrome photographs of the 1948 Glyndebourne production by Anus McBean. Foreword by Benjamin Britten. Complete libretto by Ronald Duncan. Essays by Henry Boys, John Piper and Eric Crozier on the opera. Internally clean and sound. Green cloth covered boards with stamped gilt titles on front panel and backstrip. Tail corners and back panel head corner have very sl. bumps. Colour illustrated dustjacket is dustsoiled with chipping and folded tears to head edge of front panel and at head and tail of backstrip. Now protected by plastic bookwrap. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: The Rape of Lucretia, A Symposium.
Publisher: The Bodley Head
Publication Date: 1948
Binding: Cloth
Illustrator: Piper, John
Book Condition: Good
Edition: First Edition

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Book Description The Bodley Head, London, 1948. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. John Piper (illustrator). [W]. 101 pp. Color illustrations, some fold-outs. Hardcover, bound in green cloth with dust jacket. Moderate shelf-wear: boards are splayed with wear to ends of spine, bottom edge; bookplate on pastedown with age-toning to end papers; jacket has marginal discoloration with wear to corners, rubbing, chip on back panel. Bookseller Inventory # 051234

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Book Description BODLEY HEAD, LONDON, 1948. HARD BACK GREEN. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Book Condition: Very good, general shelf wear, previous owners name on inner board, sticker remnants from bookplate on inner board, good binding, clean body and unmarked text. Dust Jacket Condition: Good, general wear, rubbed cover & extremities, creased edges, few closed tears, lighlty soiled. DATE PUBLISHED: 1948 EDITION: 101. Bookseller Inventory # 062193

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Book Description The Bodley Head, London, 1948. Cloth Bound. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 101 p. 28 cm. 8 colour plates, 3 of which pull-out, and 5 b&w photos. Green cloth hardcover in mylar-covered pictorial dustjacket. Jacket has a few small tears and creases at edges and discoloured lower front. Address label of former owner on front free endpaper. Foreword by Benjamin Britten, Libretto by Ronald Duncan, Lucretia 1946 by Eric Crozier, the Libretto (method of work) by Ronald Duncan, the design of Lucretia by John Piper, musico-dramatic analysis by Henry Boys. Bookseller Inventory # 5566

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Book Description The Bodley Head, London, no date. 4to, HB, 101pp + illustrations. Good condition in like d/w (price clipped, general light wear, sunned, mild creasing, spotted, upper edges bumped. Generall wear, foxed, bumped. Includes some fold-out illustrations, and photographs of the Glyndebourne production. Pictures available on request. With foreword by Benjamin Britten, Introductory Essay byu Eric Crozier (producer of the opera and editor of this symposium, complete text of Roanld Duncan's libretto, an essay by John Piper, designer of the superb costumes and décor, and an analysis of the opera's musical and dramatic content by Henry Boys. Bookseller Inventory # 66079

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Book Description Bodley Head, London, 1948. Pub's Cloth. Book Condition: Vg. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. John Piper (illustrator). First. The corners of the cloth are all slightly bumped, and the bottom edges are slightly shelf worn. Neat gift inscription on front free endpaper; occasional light foxing to text leaves; one corner creased on a text leaf. The magnificent folding plates by John Piper are all in excellent state. The dustwrapper is chipped, split and worn on the edges, generally a little soiled, internally spotted, and with one two inch closed tear on the lower panel. Bookseller Inventory # 20915

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