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Published: 17 June 2020

408 Pages | 24 illustrations

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190631130

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The Politics of Princely Entertainment

Music and Spectacle in the Lives of Lorenzo Onofrio and Maria Mancini Colonna

Valeria De Lucca

  • Reconsiders the study of early modern women patrons, particularly wives
  • Presents a new and comprehensive view of the seventeenth-century transformation of music patronage
  • Recounts the journeys of patrons and artists, as well as scores and librettos, across Europe