Product Description: “The best single volume ever written on the subject, such is its range, authority, and readability.”―Times Literary Supplement Why has opera transfixed and fascinated audiences for centuries? Carolyn Abbate and Roger Parker answer this question in their “effervescent, witty” (Die Welt, Germany) retelling of the history of opera, examining its development, the musical and dramatic means by which it communicates, and its role in society...read more
9780393057218 | W W Norton & Co Inc, November 26, 2012, cover price $49.95
9780393348958 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 8, 2015), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: “The best single volume ever written on the subject, such is its range, authority, and readability.
Product Description: MG expert Roger Parker gives his advice on maintaining and modifying MGB, GT and GTV8 cars, with some additional reference to the MGC and MG RV8 models. The books in the Everyday Modifications series from Crowood are designed to guide classic car owners through the workshop skills needed to make their cars easier to use and enjoy...read more
9781847978103, titled "Everyday Modifications For Your MGB, GT and GTV8: How to Make Your Classic Car Easier to Live With and Enjoy" | Crowood Pr, March 27, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: MG expert Roger Parker gives his advice on maintaining and modifying MGB, GT and GTV8 cars, with some additional reference to the MGC and MG RV8 models.
Product Description: MGF and TF Restoration Manual provides the MGF or TF owner with a complete workshop guide to mechanical and body restoration for the cars. With the MGF in production between 1995 and 2001, and the MG TF until 2011, many of the cars have survived in a structurally and mechanically sound state, without the huge costs and complications of needing a complete body restoration that is so often the case with pre-1980 MGs...read more
9781847974006 | Crowood Pr, January 1, 2013, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: MGF and TF Restoration Manual provides the MGF or TF owner with a complete workshop guide to mechanical and body restoration for the cars.
Product Description: Smith was one of the very few women composer in the 19th century whose music has survived. This book is based on family papers that led to research her life, showing that she was one of the most important women nineteenth century.
Product Description: The first modern editions of three attractive eighteenth-century cello sonatas of moderate technical ability. Together, they offer an invaluable introduction to the literature of a period that saw a great flowering in the cello's development...read more
Product Description: Book annotation not available for this title.Title: Sonata Op.1 No. 6 in G Minor for cello and continuoAuthor: Chinzer, Giovanni (COP)/ Sheppard, Susan (EDT)/ Parker, Roger (CON)Publisher: Alfred Pub CoPublication Date: 1998/12/01Number of Pages: 8Binding Type: PAPERBACKLibrary of Congress:...read more