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  • A Chronicle of First Broadcast Performances of Musical Works in the United Kingdom, 1923-1996

    1st Edition

    By Alastair Mitchell

    This title was first published in 2001. This work provides detailed information taken from the ’Programmes-as-Broadcast’ daily log of output held at the BBC Written Archives Centre in Caversham. Arranged in chronological order, entries are given for broadcasts of first performances of musical works…

    Paperback – 2020-08-17 
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  • Cubism and Abstract Art

    1st Edition

    By Alfred H. Barr, Jr.

    Originally published in 1936, in this classic account of the development of abstract art Alfred Barr analyses the many diverse abstract movements which emerged with bewildering rapidity in the early years of the twentieth century, and which had an impact on every major form of art. Barr traces the…

    Paperback – 2020-08-16 
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  • The Picturesque

    Studies in a Point of View, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Hussey

    Published in 1967: When first published forty years ago, this now well-known study was regarded as something of a pioneering venture in the field of visual romanticism. Despite susbsequent works on the various aspects of this subject, The Picturesque  has always remained the most informative…

    Paperback – 2020-08-11 
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  • Routledge Revivals: David Mamet (1985)

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Bigsby

    First published in 1985, C.W.E Bigsby examines the career and work of playwright David Mamet. Bigsby shows that Mamet is a fierce social critic, indicting an America corrupted at its core by myths of frontier individualism and competitive capitalism. Mamet has created plays whose bleak social…

    Paperback – 2020-07-31 
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  • Nicholas Maw: Odyssey

    1st Edition

    By Kenneth Gloag

    This book was originally published in 2008. Nicholas Maw's Odyssey is a landmark in contemporary music; at approximately 90 minutes it is one of the longest continuous examples of music written for full-orchestra and received a first, truncated, performance at the 1987 BBC Proms. It took Maw many…

    Paperback – 2020-07-26 
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  • Surrealism in Britain

    1st Edition

    By Michael Remy

    This book was originally published in 1999, and is the first comprehensive study of the British surrealist movement and its achievements. Lavishly illustrated, the book provides a year-by-year narrative of the development of surrealism among artists, writers, critics and theorists in Britain.…

    Paperback – 2020-07-25 
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  • Nineteenth-Century British Music Studies

    Volume 3, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Horton, Bennett Zon

    Originally published in 2003 and selected from papers given at the third biennial conference on Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain, this volume, in common with its two predecessors, reflects the interdisciplinary character of the topic. The introductory essay by Julian Rushton considers some of…

    Paperback – 2020-07-25 
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  • Nineteenth-Century British Music Studies

    Volume 1, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bennett Zon

    Originally published in 1999, this volume of essays arises from the first biennial Music in Nineteenth-Century Britain conference, held at the University of hull in July 1997. Like the conference, this book seeks to expand and reassess our current knowledge of musical life in Britain during the…

    Paperback – 2020-07-25 
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  • Michel-Jean Sedaine (1719-1797)

    Theatre, Opera and Art, 1st Edition

    Edited by David Charlton, Mark Ledbury

    Originally published in 2000, this book highlights the interst Sedaine's life and work is now, belatedly, provoking in many scholarly disciplines. If Sedaine speaks today to literary history, theatre history and opera studies, it is because he possessed a multivalent vision, one which accounts for…

    Paperback – 2020-07-03 
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  • The Plays of Robert Browning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas J. Collins, Richard J. Shroyer

    Published in 1988, and including all seven of Robert Browning’s dramas, Collins and Shroyer introduce this convenient and reliable reading text by discussing the plays with a history of criticism and giving insightful notes on each individual play in the book.…

    Paperback – 2020-06-14 
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  • Theatre, Drama and Audience in Goethe's Germany

    1st Edition

    By W. H. Bruford

    First published in 1950. This present work examines the political, economic and social condition of Germany on literature, particular drama, in the late eighteenth- and early nineteenth-centuries. The author explores drama both in its passive and active relations with the life of the time and with…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Art and Culture in the Nineteenth Century

  • Actors Cross the Volga

    A Study of the 19th Century Russian Theatre and of Soviet Theatres in War, 1st Edition

    By Joseph Macleod

    First published in 1946. In this study of Russian theatre, the author explores the developments of drama and the theatre throughout the nineteenth-century. Macleod examines imperial and serf theatres, the impact of Russian drama on the east and west, and the regeneration of theatre at the start of…

    Paperback – 2020-06-01 
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    Routledge Library Editions: Art and Culture in the Nineteenth Century

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