Franklin

Aïda / as told by Leontyne Price ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon.

Author/Creator:
Price, Leontyne, author.
Edition:
1st ed.
Publication:
San Diego ; New York ; London : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, [1990] , ©1990.
Manufacture:
Singapore : Printed and bound by Tien Wah Press.
Format/Description:
Book
[32] pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Subjects:
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Aïda -- Juvenile literature.
Aïda (Verdi, Giuseppe)
Jealousy.
Kings and rulers.
Love.
Loyalty.
Slavery.
Tragedy.
War.
Egypt.
Ethiopia.
Opera -- Stories, plots, etc.
Childrens subjects:
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Aïda.
Operas -- Stories, plots, etc.
Form/Genre:
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Literature.
Fiction.
Juvenile works.
Place of Publication:
United States California San Diego.
United States New York (State) New York (City)
England London.
Singapore.
Summary:
Retells the story of Verdi's opera in which the love of the enslaved Ethiopian princess for an Egyptian general brings tragedy to all involved.
Notes:
"Gulliver books."
"Based on the opera by Giuseppe Verdi."
Coretta Scott King Award, illustrator, 1991.
CCBC Choices, 1990.
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1990
Contributor:
Dillon, Leo, illustrator.
Dillon, Diane, illustrator.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, publisher.
Tien Wah Press, printer, binder.
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
015200405X
9780152004057
0329077325
9780329077327
OCLC:
20090658
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