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Opera as drama by Joseph Kerman

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Opera -- Dramaturgy.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJoseph Kerman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML3858 .K4 1981
The Physical Object
Pagination269, iv p. ;
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4261146M
ISBN 100313227187
LC Control Number81006835

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