Definition of Arthur Sullivan
1. Noun. English composer of operettas who collaborated with the librettist William Gilbert (1842-1900).
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Literary usage of Arthur Sullivan
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1. Gilbert and Sullivan and Their Operas: With Recollections and Anecdotes of D by François Cellier, Cunningham Bridgeman (1914)
"For some time it had been rumoured that Mr. Pinero had undertaken to supply Sir Arthur Sullivan with a libretto ; great, then, was the interest awakened. ..."
2. The Tempestby William Shakespeare by William Shakespeare (1904)
"Edward German "Where the bee sucks" Dr. Arne "While you here do snoring He" Raymond Roze INTERLUDE after First Scene Arthur Sullivan INTERLUDE after Second ..."
3. The Bookman (1903)
"Despite his happy experience as a proies- SIR Arthur Sullivan. league to supply a waltz for the evening's concert. This gave Strauss his opportunity, ..."
4. Personal Reminiscences of Henry Irving by Bram Stoker (1907)
"For the music incidental to the play Sir Arthur Sullivan undertook the composition. ... Arthur Sullivan knew that with Irving lay the responsibility of the ..."
5. Records and Reminiscences, Personal and General by Francis Cowley Burnand (1904)
"... BRIGHT—JEFFERSON—SOTHERN AS DUNDREARY —DILLON CROKER—KIKI—MARK LEMON^JIMMY DA VI- SON — MUSICAL WORLD — FRED CLAY — Arthur Sullivan—HIS INITIALS—SHIRLEY ..."