About this title: Rosa Ponselle (1897-1981) was one of the greatest American opera singers of the 20th century. This definitive biography provides a compelling, in-depth, and balanced portrait of the brilliant soprano. It is a captivating Cinderella story of a spirited diva's rise from modest beginnings in Meriden, Connecticut, to star of the Metropolitan Opera. Index. Illustrations. Discography.
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