The Last Pirate: Tales from the Gilbert and Sullivan Operas
The seven tales which are found in this work are not Untermeyer's own. Additionally, Untermeyer points out that this volume is not intended for the "devotees or scholars who know their Gilbert and Sullivan forward and backward, and vice versa."
This book is for the younger and less learned reader. It is offered as a preparation for them and is intended for those who are un...more
Paperback, 336 pages
Published July 1st 2000 by iUniverse
(first published 1934)
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Louis Untermeyer was the author, editor or compiler, and translator of more than one hundred books for readers of all ages. He will be best remembered as the prolific anthologist whose collections have introduced students to contemporary American poetry since 1919. The son of an established New York jeweler, Untermeyer's interest in poetry led to friendships with poets from three generations, incl...moreMore about Louis Untermeyer...