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The Oxford Illustrated History of Opera
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Book cover for 9780198162827
from Oxford Univ Pr (December 1, 1994)
9780198162827 | details & prices | 7.75 × 10.00 × 1.50 in. | 3.90 lbs | List price $55.00
About: Chronicles the history of opera and covers the major periods, including those of Italy, France, and Germany, and provides commentary on such composers as Mozart, Rossini, Wagner, and Verdi
Book cover for 9780192854452
from Oxford Univ Pr (June 28, 2001)
9780192854452 | details & prices | 560 pages | 7.25 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 2.80 lbs | List price $29.95
About: In its lavish amalgam of theatrical and musical resources, its flamboyant charm, its extravagant appeal to the heart and the mind, and its seemingly inexhaustible power to move and astonish us, opera is clearly the most spectacular of all the arts.