Journals Higher Education

£43.49

Paperback

Published: 23 August 2001

1,214 Pages

234x156mm

ISBN: 9780198167105


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The Complete Annotated Gilbert and Sullivan

Edited by Ian Bradley

  • More comprehensive than any other edition of the Savoy operas
  • It explains what modern theatregoers find obscure and greatly enhances the enjoyment of these perennially popular works
  • 'Just when you thought you knew everything there was to know about G&S here comes another book with even more information to swell the cards of Trivial Pursuit.' Musical Opinion
  • 'a treasure-trove, absorbing even for the G & S non-devotee.' Birmingham Post
  • 'curiously absorbing...superbly edited by Ian Bradley with a succinct but informative introduction to each opera and copiously detailed notes explaining away the wildest fancies of Gilbert's wide-ranging erudition.The approach is scholarly without being heavy-going.' Classical Music
  • It explains what modern theatregoers find obscure and greatly enhances the enjoyment of these perennially popular works.
  • Hardback has sold 8700 since publication (9/96).
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