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English song; Dowland to Purcell.

New York, C. Scribner's Sons [1974] .
ISBN 9780684136219, 068413621X, 0713407565, 9780713407563

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
ML2831 .S68 1974b Available Request
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ML2831 .S68 Available Request
Van Ness stacks
ML 2831 .S68 1974b Available Request
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Subjects England.
Songs, English -- England -- History and criticism.
Songs, English.
Description 312 pages illustrations 23 cm
Copyright Date [1974]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-288).
Contents Part one : Lutesong and continuo song. John Dowland and the lutesong ; The new men and the new music -- Part two : The court ayre. Henry Lawes' "tunefull and well measr'd song" ; Lanier, Wilson and the songs of some lesser composers -- Part three : Interlude and interregnum. The catch and the glee -- Part four : Songs of the restoration court and stage. "Ayres and songs sung at court ..." ; " ... and at the publick theatres" -- Part five : Orpheus Britannicus and Amphion Anglicus. Henry Purcell's development as a songwriter ; The songs of Blow and some younger contemporaries -- Bibliography of seventeenth-century song-books -- Lists of principal manuscript song-books, 1600-1660.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area England
Network Numbers (OCoLC)927869
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Spink, Ian.
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