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Complete stories of the great operas.

by Milton Cross

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Operas -- Stories, plots, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLine drawings by Dolores Ramos.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMT95 .C76
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 627 p.
    Number of Pages627
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6515646M
    LC Control Number47012361
    OCLC/WorldCa615598

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    This work has a double object. Every great opera has a two-fold character; the two component parts are supreme music and supreme romance. The aim of this work is to tell the stories accompanied by a descriptive analysis of the music. The point of view assumed is that of the ordinary music lover who, though an ardent follower of opera. Buy a cheap copy of Milton Cross complete stories of the book. Free shipping over $ Milton Cross' complete stories of the great operas. Rated stars. No Customer Reviews. Select Format. Hardcover. $ Hardcover $ We personally assess every book.


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