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Bluebeard a musical fantasy by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin

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Published by Harper and brothers in New York, London .
Written in English


  • Music -- Humor

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Gift of anonymous donor.

Statementby Kate Douglas Wiggin. Herein lies the story of the miraculous discovery in a hat box of an unpublished opera by the late Richard Wagner, dealing in the most unique and climacteric manner with feminism, trial marriage, bigamy and polygamy; it"s libretto and leit-motive have been studied with passion and are now revealed with religious zeal.
LC ClassificationsML65.B6 W6
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., v-vii, [3], 57, [1] p.
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13569615M
LC Control Number14004103

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