Table of contents for The Oxford illustrated history of opera / edited by Roger Parker.

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List of Colour Plates

Notes on the Contributors

Foreword, Roger Parker

1. The Seventeenth Century, Tim Carter

2. The Eighteenth Century: Serious Opera, Thomas Bauman

3. The Nineteenth Century: Comic Opera, Thomas Bauman

4. The Nineteenth Century: France, David Charlton

5. The Nineteenth Century: Italy, William Ashbrook

6. The Nineteenth Century: Germany, Barry Millington

7. Russian, Czech, Polish, and Hungarian Opera to 1900, John Tyrrell

8. The Twentieth Century: to 1945, Paul Griffiths

9. The Twentieth Century: 1945 to the Present Day, Paul Griffiths

10. The Staging of Opera, Roger Savage

11. Opera Singers, William Ashbrook

12. Opera as a Social Occasion John Rosselli

Further Reading

Chronology, Mary Ann Smart



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Opera -- Pictorial works.