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The History in Literature: On Value, Genre, Institutions

Herbert Lindenberger - Literary Criticism - 1990 - 269 pages
Herbert Lindenberger was one of the first literary critics to call for some kind of return to historical thinking in literary criticism. His ten essays cover canon formation ...
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Situating Opera: Period, Genre, Reception

Herbert Lindenberger - Music - 2010
Setting opera within a variety of contexts - social, aesthetic, historical - Lindenberger illuminates a form that has persisted in recognizable shape for over four centuries ...
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One Family's Shoah: Victimization, Resistance, Survival in Nazi Europe

Herbert Lindenberger - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 240 pages
Deploying concepts of interpretation, liberation, and survival, esteemed literary critic Herbert Lindenberger reflects on the diverse fates of his family during the Holocaust ...
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Opera, the extravagant art

Herbert Samuel Lindenberger - Music - 1984 - 297 pages
Discusses the formal relations between opera and drama, aesthetic representation, the portrayal of opera in novels, and cultural attitudes toward opera
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Historical Dictionary of Opera

Scott L. Balthazar - Music - 2013 - 562 pages
Opera has been around ever since the late 16th century, and it is still going strong in the sense that operas are performed around the world at present, and known by infinitely ...
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Opera; its story told through the lives and works of its foremost composers

David Ewen - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1972 - 264 pages
Traces the history of the opera discussing important composers and their works from the sixteenth century to the present day. Includes a glossary of operatic terms.
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The opera

Joseph Wechsberg - Opera - 1972 - 312 pages
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Going to the opera

Lionel Salter - Music - 1956 - 160 pages
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Modernism and Music: An Anthology of Sources

Daniel Albright - Music - 2004 - 428 pages
If in earlier eras music may have seemed slow to respond to advances in other artistic media, during the modernist age it asserted itself in the vanguard. Modernism and Music ...
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