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Robert the devil, or, The nun, the dun, and the son of a gun

W. S. Gilbert

Robert the devil, or, The nun, the dun, and the son of a gun

an operatic extravaganza

by W. S. Gilbert

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Published by Phillips in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Musicals -- Librettos

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRobert the devil, The nun, the dun, and the son of a gun
    Statementby W.S. Gilbert
    SeriesEnglish and American drama of the nineteenth century
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination40 p
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15148765M

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Robert the devil, or, The nun, the dun, and the son of a gun by W. S. Gilbert Download PDF EPUB FB2

ROBERT THE DEVIL OR, THE NUN, THE DUN, AND THE SON OF A GUN. An Operatic Extravaganza First performed at the opening of the Gaiety Theatre, Monday, 21 December, DRAMATIS PERSONÆ. Robert the Devil Miss E. FARREN Bertram (his father) Mr. MACLEAN Gobetto (a drunken Sicilian—afterwards Bertram's familiar Mr.

TAYLOR. Robert the Devil, or The Nun, the Dun, and the Son of a Gun is an operatic parody by W. Gilbert of Giacomo Meyerbeer's grand opera Robert le diable, which was named after, but bears little resemblance to, the medieval French legend of the same t set new lyrics to tunes by Meyerbeer, Bellini, Offenbach and others.

The piece premiered at the opening of the newly rebuilt. Get this from a library. Robert the devil, or, The nun, the dun, and the son of a gun: an operatic extravaganza. [W S Gilbert].

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Robert's satanic instincts propel him into a violent and sinful life, but he eventually overcomes them to achieve repentance. Available for non-commercial, internal use by students, staff, and faculty at the University of Michigan for academic and research purposes inaries ribed from: Robert the Devil ; or, the Nun, the Dun, and the Son of a Gun.

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The coded letter was written by Maria Crocifissa della Concezione at the Palma di Montechiaro convent inand she claimed it had been scribed by Satan using her hands.

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