William Schwenck Gilbert

Poetry Books by William Schwenck Gilbert

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book The Pirates of Penzance Authors: William Schwenck Gilbert
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Published Date: 2015-12-19
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"The Pirates of Penzance" from William Schwenck Gilbert. English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator (1836 - 1911).

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book The Best Nonsense Verses (Dodo Press) Authors: Lewis Carroll, William Schwenck Gilbert, W. S. Gilbert Et Al
Publisher:
Published Date: 2007-08-01
Categories: Poetry
Works include: Father William, The Walrus and the Carpenter, The Hunting of the Snark and Jabberwocky, by Lewis Carroll, The Jumblies, The Yonghy-Bonghy-Bo and Nonsense Verses by Edward Lear, Gentle Alice Brown, Emily, John, James and I, and Ellen M'Jones Aberdeen by W.S. Gilbert, The Sycophantic Fox and the Gullible Raven and Red Ridinghood by Guy Wetmore Carryl, A Nautical Ballad, The Plaint of the Camel by Charles E. Carryl, Child's Natural History and Alphabet of Celebrities by Oliver Herford, Nonsense Verses by Gelett Burgess, Vers Nonsensiques by George du Maurier, Nonsense Verses by W.S. Gilbert and Varia by Anonymous.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book Asimov's Annotated Gilbert & Sullivan Authors: Arthur Sullivan, William Schwenck Gilbert, Isaac Asimov
Publisher: Doubleday Books
Published Date: 1988
Categories: Music
Provides background notes and explanations for all fourteen of Gilbert and Sullivan's operettas, and includes the complete text of each libretto

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book Topsy Turvy Tales Authors: Peter Haining
Publisher:
Published Date: 2007-03-01
Categories: Fiction
The world knows W.S. Gilbert as half of the enduringly popular duo of Gilbert and Sullivan whose comic operas with their ingenious plots and witty songs have delighted audiences. But long before this great partnership began, Gilbert was already writing inventive, humorous, romantic, and occasionally even grim short stories which have been restored to print in this first-ever collection.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book The Authentic Gilbert & Sullivan Songbook Authors: Arthur Sullivan, William Schwenck Gilbert, Malcolm Binney, Peter Lavender, James Spero (col)
Publisher: Courier Corporation
Published Date: 1977
Categories: Music
Plot synopses accompany uncut and unedited songs in their original keys and in piano arrangements authorized by Sullivan himself

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book The Pinafore Picture Book Authors: William Schwenck Gilbert, Arthur Sullivan
Publisher: Franklin Classics
Published Date: 2018-10-10
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This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. To ensure a quality reading experience, this work has been proofread and republished using a format that seamlessly blends the original graphical elements with text in an easy-to-read typeface. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book The Story of The Mikado Authors: William Schwenck Gilbert
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Published Date: 1924
Categories: English literature
A lighthearted burlesque of Victorian English culture and the vagaries of love. The tale unfolds amid a fanciful version of Japanese society, in which a wandering minstrel has the misfortune to fall in love with the beautiful ward of the Lord High Executioner of Titipu.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book Ruddigore Authors: William Schwenck Gilbert
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Published Date: 2015-12-19
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"Ruddigore" from William Schwenck Gilbert. English dramatist, librettist, poet and illustrator (1836 - 1911).

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book Gilbert and Sullivan for Easy Piano Authors: Arthur Sullivan, William Schwenck Gilbert
Publisher: Cherry Lane Music
Published Date: 2000
Categories: Music
20 great songs from 6 great shows by this beloved duo renowned for their comedic classics. Includes: Behold the Lord High Executioner * The Flowers That Bloom in the Spring * He Is an Englishman * I Am the Captain of the Pinafore * (I'm Called) Little Buttercup * Miya Sama * Three Little Maids * Tit-Willow * We Sail the Ocean Blue * When a Merry Maiden Marries * When Britain Really Ruled the Waves * When Frederic Was a Lad * and more.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book The Complete Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Guide Authors: Alan Jefferson, William Schwenck Gilbert
Publisher: Michael Joseph
Published Date: 1984
Categories: Opera
Provides anecdotes and a synopsis of all 14 operas as well as the complete libretto of each opera.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book H.M.S Pinafore Or the Lass That Loved a Sailor Authors: William Schwenck Gilbert
Publisher: Budge Press
Published Date: 2010-11
Categories: Drama
Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing many of these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book The Mikado Authors: Arthur Sullivan, William Schwenck Gilbert, Carl Simpson, Ephraim Hammett Jones
Publisher: Courier Corporation
Published Date: 1999
Categories: Music
"Three little maids from school are we," "The flowers that bloom in the spring, tra-la," many other charming melodies from ever-popular operetta. Newly edited, newly engraved full-score performing edition by Ephraim Jones and Carl Simpson, based on Sullivan's autograph and the first edition of the full score.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book Vocal Score of the Gondoliers - Or, the Barataria Authors: W. S. Gilbert
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
Published Date: 2013-04-16
Categories: Music
This book contains the vocal score of the famous opera The Gondoliers or The King of Barataria, by the well known W. S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan. The opera premiered on 7th December 1889 at the Savoy Theatre and ran for an impressive 554 performances, which at it's time made it the fifth longest-running piece of musical theatre in history.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book H.M.S. Pinafore Authors: Arthur Sullivan, William Schwenck Gilbert
Publisher: Courier Corporation
Published Date: 2002
Categories: Music
Famed duo's first smash hit about a lowly able seaman who falls in love with the Captain's daughter is now available in a handsome new edition, using original manuscripts and early sources. This will be an indispensable rehearsal aid for soloists, chorus members, and pianists.

William Schwenck Gilbert Books, William Schwenck Gilbert poetry book The Mikado Authors: William Schwenck Gilbert
Publisher: Courier Dover Publications
Published Date: 2015-08-03
Categories: Drama
A lighthearted burlesque of Japanese culture and the vagaries of love, this operetta's lyrics and dialogue are as delightful to read as they are to hear. Includes nine illustrations by Gilbert.



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