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A concise history of opera.


New York, C. Scribner's Sons [1972] .
ISBN 0684135698, 9780684135762, 0684135760, 9780684135694

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George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
ML1700 .O77 1972b Available Request
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WRLC Shared Collections Facility
ML1700 .O77 Off-site
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Van Ness stacks
ML1700 .O77 1972b Available Request
Howard
Founders Library, Pollock Collection
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Subjects Opera.
Opéra.
Description 252 pages illustrations (some color) 22 cm
Copyright Date [1972]
©1972
Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 244).
Contents Preface -- The beginnings of opera in Italy -- Monteverdi. Opera in Seventeenth-century Rome and Venice -- Opera in France from Lully to the Revolution -- Opera in England from Purcell to Arne -- Opera Seria. The court opera -- Comic opera in the Eighteenth century -- Mozart -- Post-Revolution opera in France, Italy, and Gemany -- Late Nineteenth-century opera in Italy and France -- Wagner and music drama --Opera in England, Spain, Sweden and Eastern Europe. Nationalism -- Opera in the New World -- Operetta, musical comedy, and the musical -- Opera in the Twentieth century.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)764963
(OCoLC)ocm00764963
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WorldCat Identities Orrey, Leslie.
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