WorldCat Identities

Civinini, G. (Guelfo) 1873-1954

Overview
Works: 294 works in 970 publications in 7 languages and 9,835 library holdings
Genres: Operas  Filmed operas  Televised operas  Drama  Nonfiction films  Live sound recordings  Scores  Filmed performances  Television adaptations  Librettos 
Roles: Librettist, Author, Other, Composer, lib, Creator, Performer, Lyricist
Classifications: M1500.P97, 782.1
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Most widely held works about G Civinini
 
Most widely held works by G Civinini
La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( )

111 editions published between 1958 and 2018 in 5 languages and held by 2,281 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents the action of the opera, based on the play by David Belasco, set at the height of the notorious Californian Gold Rush; this opera represents "a major advance on Puccini's previous work, especially in the careful interweaving of Western elements into an altogether larger canvas than anything he had tackled before."
Puccini's La fanciulla del west by Giacomo Puccini( )

3 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 1,599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minnie runs a dilapidated, back-street Soho internet cafe, populated by Eastern European immigrants and targeted by the Albanian underworld. Minnie, trusting and innocent, falls for gang leader 'Vik' Johnson, who is intent on stealing from the villains in her cafe, and from her. When the crooks catch up with Vik, he is moments from execution, before Minnie is forced to play a hand of poker for his life. Puccini's La Fanciulla del West (West End Girl) had gorgeous melodies, great passion and humour. Andrew Lloyd-Webber thought so. He was inspired by Fanciulla to create one of t
Giacomo Puccini's The girl of the golden West (La fanciulla del West) by Giacomo Puccini( )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1,427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Fanciulla Del West by Burton D Fisher( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1,016 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation A complete, newly translated LIBRETTO of Puccini's LA FANCIULLA DEL WEST (The Girl of the Golden West) featuring Music Highlight Examples and Italian/English translation side-by-side
La fanciulla del West : opera in tre atti by Giacomo Puccini( )

44 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( )

15 editions published between 1911 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fanciulla del West : opera in tre atti by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

6 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in Italian and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Puccini's wild west opera, based on Belasco's play The girl of the golden west, has the California gold rush as its dramatic backdrop for a story in which Minnie, the only woman in a mining camp, gambles on her one chance of happiness."--Container
La fanciulla del West : opera in three acts by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

28 editions published between 1983 and 2018 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Minnie, a saloon owner in a mining camp in Calif., falls in love with Dick Johnson, otherwise known as the bandit Ramerrez. She plays poker with sheriff Jack Rance to determine the bandit's fate. Minnie cheats and wins Johnson's freedom, but he is caught. Johnson, about to be hanged, is saved when Minnie pleads for his life
La fanciulla del West = The girl of the Golden West by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

22 editions published between 1982 and 2003 in 5 languages and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An opera set in the Cloudy Mountains during the California Gold Rush between 1848 and 1850
The girl of the golden west = (La fanciulla del west) : an opera in three acts : (from the drama by David Belasco) by Giacomo Puccini( )

35 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

7 editions published between 1993 and 2005 in Italian and held by 149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italian opera set in California during the Gold Rush. It features such Western characters as a sheriff, a Wells Fargo agent, miners, and a bandit
La fanciulla del West (The girl of the golden West) by Giacomo Puccini( Book )

27 editions published between 1910 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fanciulla del West : opera in tre atti (dal dramma di David Belasco) by Giacomo Puccini( )

15 editions published between 1910 and 1925 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Trattoria di paese by G Civinini( Book )

17 editions published between 1937 and 1943 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini( Visual )

6 editions published between 1992 and 2011 in Italian and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puccini's opera, with an unusual setting for an Italian opera. Set in California during the Gold Rush, it features such Western characters as a sheriff, a Wells Fargo agent, miners, & a bandit
La fanciulla del West : opera in tre atti (dal dramma di David Belasco) by Giacomo Puccini( Book )

23 editions published between 1910 and 1995 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La stella confidente, novelle by G Civinini( )

11 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pantaloni lunghi by G Civinini( Book )

14 editions published between 1923 and 1944 in Italian and Undetermined and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La Fanciulla del West : opera in tre atti = The girl of the golden West : opera in three acts( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in Italian and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The vengeful sheriff Jack Rance and charismatic criminal Dick Johnson vie for the love of the saloon owner and devout Christian Minnie
Odor d'erbe buone by G Civinini( Book )

16 editions published between 1931 and 1944 in 3 languages and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Giacomo Puccini's The girl of the golden West (La fanciulla del West)
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Giacomo Puccini's The girl of the golden West (La fanciulla del West)La fanciulla del West : opera in tre attiLa fanciulla del WestThe girl of the golden west = (La fanciulla del west) : an opera in three acts : (from the drama by David Belasco)La fanciulla del West (The girl of the golden West)
Alternative Names
Civinini G.

Civinini, G. 1873-1954

Civinini, Guelfo

Civinini, Guelfo 1873-1954

Guelfo Civinini

Guelfo Civinini Italiaans dichter (1873-1954)

Guelfo Civinini Italian poet, writer and journalist

Guelfo Civinini scrittore, giornalista e esploratore italiano

Гвельфо Чивинини итальянский поэт, писатель и журналист

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