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Product Description: Historians of French politics, art, philosophy and literature have long known the tensions and fascinations of Louis XV's reign, the 1750s in particular. David Charlton's study comprehensively re-examines this period, from Rameau to Gluck and elucidates the long-term issues surrounding opera...read more

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9780521887601 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 30, 2012, cover price $124.99 | About this edition: Historians of French politics, art, philosophy and literature have long known the tensions and fascinations of Louis XV's reign, the 1750s in particular.

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9781107504349 | Cambridge Univ Pr, March 26, 2015, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: Historians of French politics, art, philosophy and literature have long known the tensions and fascinations of Louis XV's reign, the 1750s in particular.

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Product Description: Originally published in 1986, this book is a major study in English on Grétry and opéra-comique. Opéra-comique is the operatic genre that lies behind The Magic Flute and Fidelio. David Charlton's important study examines the genre in the period before the French Revolution, considering the literary sources, performance conditions, contemporary aesthetic criteria and statistics which reveal the popularity of such works at that time...read more

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9780521251297 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 1, 1986, cover price $89.95 | About this edition: Originally published in 1986, this book is a major study in English on Grétry and opéra-comique.

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9780521158817 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, July 21, 2011), cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Originally published in 1986, this book is a major study in English on Grétry and opéra-comique.

Product Description: This collection of essays has been written by thirteen scholars, from five countries. It focuses on the musical activities of Hector Berlioz, viewed as a European phenomenon. The first part of the book discusses Berlioz’s journeys to Breslau (1846), to Moscow and St Petersburg (1847 and 1867-68), and to London (especially in 1847 and 1853)...read more
By David Charlton (editor) and Katharine Ellis (editor)

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9780820499420 | 1 edition (Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 24, 2007), cover price $68.95 | About this edition: This collection of essays has been written by thirteen scholars, from five countries.
9783631553435 | 1 edition (Peter Lang Pub Inc, May 24, 2007), cover price $92.95 | About this edition: This collection of essays has been written by thirteen scholars, from five countries.

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Product Description: This book contains the first complete translation in English of E. T. A. Hoffmann's major musical writings, complementing the well-known Tales. It offers, therefore, a long-awaited opportunity to assess the thought and influence of one of the most famous of all writers on music and the musical links with his fiction...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521543392 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 16, 2004, cover price $59.99 | About this edition: This book contains the first complete translation in English of E.

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Product Description: A team of scholars and writers examines important Romantic operas and traces the origins and development of a style created during an increasingly technical age. The volume analyzes grand operas by Rossini, Auber, Meyerbeer and Halévy and discusses grand opera in Russia and Germany, and the Czechoslovakian territories, Italy, Britain and the Americas...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By David Charlton (editor)

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9780521641180 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 2003, cover price $78.99 | About this edition: A team of scholars and writers examines important Romantic operas and traces the origins and development of a style created during an increasingly technical age.

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9780521646833 | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 2003, cover price $39.99

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Product Description: Drawing upon archival research and musicological theory, these essays investigate distinctive qualities in French opera from early opera comique to early grand opera. "Media" is interpreted in terms of both narrative systems and practical theatre resources...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780860787822 | Variorum, March 1, 2000, cover price $180.00 | About this edition: Drawing upon archival research and musicological theory, these essays investigate distinctive qualities in French opera from early opera comique to early grand opera.

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Product Description: This book contains the first complete translation in English of E. T. A. Hoffmann's major musical writings, complementing the well-known Tales. It offers, therefore, a long-awaited opportunity to assess the thought and influence of one of the most famous of all writers on music and the musical links with his fiction...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521235204 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 1989, cover price $109.99 | About this edition: This book contains the first complete translation in English of E.

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