Skip to content


Spend $50 to get a free movie!

ISBN-10: 1406588539

ISBN-13: 9781406588538

Edition: N/A

Authors: G. Giacosa, L. Illica, W. Grist

List price: $12.99
Blue ribbon 30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee!
Out of stock
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
Carrot Coin icon
XP icon
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!


Giuseppe Giacosa (1847-1906) was an Italian poet, playwright and librettist. He gained initial fame for writing the poems in Una Partita a Scacchi (A Game of Chess) in 1871. His main field was playwriting, which he accomplished with both insight and simplicity, using subjects set in Piedmont and themes addressing contemporary bourgeois values. He wrote La Dame de Challant for noted French actress Sarah Bernhardt, which she produced in New York in 1891. He also wrote the librettos used by Giacomo Puccini in La Boheme, Tosca and Madama Butterfly in conjunction with Luigi Illica. Luigi Illica (1857-1919) was a famous librettist who wrote for Giacomo Puccini (usually with Giuseppe Giacosa),…    
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $12.99
Publisher: Dodo Press
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 76
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.20" tall
Weight: 0.286
Language: English