Question re Du Maurier's Peter Ibbetson
kamins at ModernLib.com
Sat Jan 27 16:32:35 EST 2007
On Jan 27, 2007, at 1:24 PM, Sharon Biederman wrote:
> Taylor may have translated Peter Ibbetson, but not for the Modern
> series. The book was adapted as a opera (very succesfully) and Deems
> Taylor was one of the authors of the libretto as well as the composer.
> The libretto was written in French and English to remain true to the
> spirit of the book, which contains numerous French phrases and several
> poems. Du Maurier was bilingual.
Thanks, Sharon (and also to J. Peterson).
- Scot Kamins
"Speak your truth, even as your voice quakes."
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