Amahl and the Night Visitors
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Amahl and the Night Visitors Opera In One Act by Gian Carlo Menotti

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Published by G.schirmer in New York, London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementWords and Music by Gian-carlo Menotti.
SeriesG.schirmers Collection of Opera - Librettos
The Physical Object
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20520722M

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