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widow of Ephesus

Hurd, Michael

widow of Ephesus

chamber opera in one act

by Hurd, Michael

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Published by Novello in Borough Green, Kent .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Operas -- Vocal scores with piano

  • Edition Notes

    Duration: 45 min.

    Statementmusic by Michael Hurd ; libretto by David Hughes & Michael Hurd.
    ContributionsHughes, David, 1930-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsM1503H965 W5 1975, M1503H965 W5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination76 p.
    Number of Pages76
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18650835M

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The Widow of Ephesus: Sympathetic Characterization. The Widow of Ephesus is a Latin folktale by Gaius PetroniusArbiter. It recounts the story of a virtuous widow who uses the corpse of her dead husband to safeguard her new lover from death.

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