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Published: 15 December 2016

376 Pages


ISBN: 9780198804895

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A Dictionary of Opera Characters

Revised Edition

Joyce Bourne

The Oxford Reference Collection

  • A unique reference guide containing A-Z entries on more than 2,500 operatic characters, with information on the creator of the role and notable performances
  • Synopses of over 200 operas and operettas
  • Feature articles written by well-known personalities from the world of opera, such as Placido Domingo, Dame Janet Baker, and Joyce DiDonato

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  • Part of the Oxford Reference Collection: using sustainable print-on-demand technology to make the acclaimed backlist of the Oxford Reference programme perennially available in hardback format

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