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The Essence of Opera

by Ulrich Weisstein

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Published by W. W. Norton & Company .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages388
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7450700M
ISBN 100393004988
ISBN 109780393004984

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Essence of opera. [New York] Free Press of Glencoe [] (OCoLC) Document Type. Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: The process of operatic creation revealed in original writings by librettists and composers from to the present.

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