in Oxford Music Online
December 1992; p ublished online January 2002 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera; Musical Scores, Lyrics, and Libretti. 397 words.
Opera in three acts by Richard Rodney Bennett to a libretto by Beverley Cross; London, Sadler’s Wells, 24 February 1965.
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