search for books and compare prices
opera england 19th century matches 5 work(s)
displaying 1 to 5 | at end
show results in order: alphabetically | oldest to newest | newest to oldest
Cover for 9780752455891 Cover for 9780752468600 Cover for 9780231148047 Cover for 9780754628996 Cover for 9780773450684 Cover for 9780815314363
cover image for 9780752468600
Product Description: The author of The Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado, HMS Pinafore and the other great Savoy libretti, W.S. Gilbert, witty, caustic and disrespectful, was one of the celebrities of the late Victorian age. In his time he had been many things: journalist, theatre critic, cartoonist, comic poet, stage director, writer of short stories and dramatist; a political satire he wrote was banned by the Lord Chamberlain at the personal insistence of the Prince of Wales...read more

Hardcover:

9780752455891 | History Pr Ltd, July 1, 2011, cover price $32.95

Paperback:

9780752468600 | Gardners Books, October 1, 2011, cover price $21.55 | About this edition: The author of The Pirates of Penzance, The Mikado, HMS Pinafore and the other great Savoy libretti, W.

cover image for 9780231148047
Product Description: Long before the satirical comedy of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report, the comic operas of W. S. Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan were the hottest send-ups of the day's political and cultural obsessions. Gilbert and Sullivan's productions always rose to the level of social commentary, despite being impertinent, absurd, or inane...read more

Hardcover:

9780231148047 | Columbia Univ Pr, January 14, 2011, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Long before the satirical comedy of The Daily Show and The Colbert Report, the comic operas of W.

cover image for 9780773450684
Product Description: Explores the drama behind the trajectory of the opera, Ivanhoe, and Arthur Sullivan's venture into Grand Opera.

Hardcover:

9780773450684, titled "Sir Arthur Sullivan's Grand Opera Ivanhoe and Its Musical Precursors: Adaptations of Sir Walter Scott's Novel for the Stage, 1819-1891" | Edwin Mellen Pr, May 1, 2008, cover price $139.95 | About this edition: Explores the drama behind the trajectory of the opera, Ivanhoe, and Arthur Sullivan's venture into Grand Opera.

cover image for 9780815314363
Product Description: First Published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Hardcover:

9780815314363 | Routledge, September 1, 1994, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: First Published in 1994.

displaying 1 to 5 | at end