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The New Grove dictionary of opera

Author: Stanley Sadie
Publisher: London : Macmillan Press ; New York : Grove's Dictionaries of Music Inc. [distributor], 1998, [1992] 1998, ©1992
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Encompassing 1,800 the new paperback edition of The New Grove Dictionary of Opera is the reference the reference work opera lovers have been waiting for. Featuring discussions and critical essays on more than 3,000 composers and over 2,500 performers, this ultimate companion guide for opera enthusiasts also covers the opera houses, companies, and writers who have made, and continue to make, the medium what it is  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Stanley Sadie
ISBN: 9780333734322 0333734327 9781561592289 1561592285 9780195221862 0195221869
OCLC Number: 39160203
Notes: "First published 1992 by the Macmillan Press Limited, London"--Title page verso.
Description: 4 volumes : illustrations, portraits ; 27 cm
Contents: A-D --
E-Lom --
Lon-Rod --
Roe-Z ; appendices.
Other Titles: Grove dictionary of opera
Responsibility: edited by Stanley Sadie ; managing editor, Christina Bashford.

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An opera reference covering four volumes, with over 1300 contributions. The 11,000 articles deal with all of the varied aspects of the operatic experience, from the composer, librettist and their  Read more...

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