By: Somerset-Ward, Richard
Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Harry N Abrams Inc: 1998
Edition: Presumed First
Seller ID: 16383
Binding: Hard Cover
Crisp, beautiful copy in like dustjacket which has not been price-clipped and is most handsome in brand new mylar cover. Beautiful pictorial color endpapers. Lavishly illustrated throughout with both art and photographs in black and white and color. An extensive text organized chronologically with separate chapters devoted to the major schools of opera -- Italian, French, German and Russian. Final chapter surveys leading developments of the 20th century. 504 pages. Indexed. View More...