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The world of musical comedy; the story of the American musical stage as told through the careers of its foremost composers and lyricists. Foreword by Deems Taylor.

3d ed., rev. and enl.. South Brunswick, A.S. Barnes [1974] .
ISBN 0498014096, 9780498014093

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
ML1711 .G74 1974 Available Request
LIB stacks
ML1711 .G74 1974 Available Request
Music stacks
ML1711.G79 W9 1974 Missing
Founders Library, Pollock Collection
ML1711 G74 1974 Available Request
Subjects Composers -- United States.
Librettists -- United States.
Musicals -- United States -- History and criticism.
Musicals -- United States.
United States.
Description xvi, 556 pages illustrations 26 cm
Copyright Date [1974]
Notes Lists of records.-Includes index.
Contents 1. Prologue -- 2. Victor Herbert -- 3. George M. Cohan -- 4. Rudolf Friml, Otto Harbach -- 5. Sigmund Romberg -- 6. Jerome Kern -- 7. Irving Berlin -- 8. George and Ira Gershwin -- 9. Vincent Youmans -- 10. Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart -- 11. B.G. DeSylva, Lew Brown and Ray Henderson -- 12. Cole Porter -- 13. Howard Dietz and Arthur Schwartz, Dorothy Fields -- 14. E. Y. Harburg, Vernon Duke, Harold Arlen, Burton Lane -- 15. Harold Rome -- 16. Kurt Weill -- 17. Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II -- 18. Leonard Bernstein -- 19. Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe -- 20. Jule Styne, Betty Comden and Adolph Green -- 21. Frank Loesser, Richard Adler and Jerry Ross, Meredith Willson -- 22. Bob Merrill, Stephen Sondheim, Jerry Bock and Sheldon Harnick, Charles Strouse and Lee Adams, Tom Jones and Harvey Schmidt -- 23. Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh, Jerry Herman, Mitch Leigh and Joe Darion, John Kander and Fred Ebb.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)990203
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Green, Stanley.
Publication timeline, list of works, related names and subjects and other information


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