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Operatic Subjects The Evolution of Self in Modern Opera by Sandra Corse

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Published by Fairleigh Dickinson University Press .
Written in English


  • Genres & Styles - Opera,
  • History & Criticism - General,
  • Opera,
  • Philosophy And Esthetics Of Music,
  • Music,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • 19th century,
  • 20th century,
  • Subjectivity in opera

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages227
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11519822M
ISBN 100838638589
ISBN 109780838638583

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