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Opera Offstage: Passion and Politics Behind the Great Operas, Brener, Milton
41 Brener, Milton Opera Offstage: Passion and Politics Behind the Great Operas
Robson Books 1996 1861050259 / 9781861050250 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
240pp, illustrations. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
The Music Guide to Austria and Germany, Brody, Elaine & Brook, Claire
42 Brody, Elaine & Brook, Claire The Music Guide to Austria and Germany
Macmillan 1979 0333284143 / 9780333284148 Hardcover Very Good- in Very Good dust jacket 
xvi, 271pp. Ex library front endpaper removed. Covering the principle cities, this volume includes information about guides and services, opera houses and concert halls, conservatories and schools, musical landmarks, festivals and competitions. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Pages from a Musician's Life, Busch, Fritz
43 Busch, Fritz Pages from a Musician's Life
Hogarth Press 1953 Hardcover 
223 pp. Frontis, 7 plates. Memoirs of the distinguished conductor who played a major part in the founding of Glyndebourne Opera House Translated by Marjorie Strachey. Endpapers browned, repaired dust jacket slightly chipped at edges in removable protective cover. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
Opera Selecta, Pro Organo, Liber II - Toccata; Tiento; Pasacales; Battala., Cabinilles, Johannis
44 Cabinilles, Johannis Opera Selecta, Pro Organo, Liber II - Toccata; Tiento; Pasacales; Battala.
Brussels Schott 1948 Paperback Very Good 
23pp. SF8793. Biographical note in French, English & German. ; Sheet Music 
Price: 7.00 GBP
 
 
Mozart and His Operas, Cairns, David
45 Cairns, David Mozart and His Operas
Penguin Books 2007 0140296743 / 9780140296747 Paperback Very Good 
290pp, 16 plates, map. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Singing from the Soul. An Autobiography, Carreras Jose
46 Carreras Jose Singing from the Soul. An Autobiography
Souvenir Press 1994 0285632302 / 9780285632301 Paperback Very Good+ 
280pp, illustrations, list of first performances, discography, videography. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Wagner, Chancellor, John
47 Chancellor, John Wagner
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1978 0297774298 / 9780297774297 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
310pp, 8 plates. Tape marks on endpaper, small tear in dust jacket. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Gretry & the Growth of Opera-Comique, Charlton, David
48 Charlton, David Gretry & the Growth of Opera-Comique
Cambridge University Press 1986 052125129X / 9780521251297 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
383pp, frontis, 9 plates, music examples. This is the first book in English on Grétry who composed some thirty-four opéras-comiques, twenty-four of these are given a chapter each, with plot summary, critical discussion, summary of different versions and history of performance in Paris. The biographical chapters incorporate original material from his Memoires, not previously translated. A comprehensive survey of opéra-comique between 1768 and 1791. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
 
 
Cecilia Bartoli: The Passion of Song, Chernin, Kim & Stendhal, Renate
49 Chernin, Kim & Stendhal, Renate Cecilia Bartoli: The Passion of Song
The Women's Press 1998 0704346230 / 9780704346239 Paperback New 
236pp, illustrations, discography. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association: Volume 102, 1975/1976, Chew, Geoffrey
50 Chew, Geoffrey Proceedings of the Royal Musical Association: Volume 102, 1975/1976
Paperback Very Good 
148pp, music examples, text figures. Contents includes: Orchestra and Image in the Late Eighteenth Century; Piracy and Panacea in the Dissemination of Music in the Late Eighteenth Century; Fifteenth Century Evidence for Meantone Temperament; The Transcriptions for Harmonie of Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail; The Peak Period of Venetian Public Opera: the 1650s; The Keyboard Suites of Gottlieb Muffat (1690-1770) ; The Pibroch Repertory: Some Research Problems; Some Observations on the Life and Career of Lionel Power; Shrewsbury School, Manuscript VI: A Medieval Part Book? . 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Tannhauser and the Mastersingers of Nuremberg: Described and Interpreted in Accordance with Wagner's Own Writings, Cleather, Alice Leighton & Crump, Basil
51 Cleather, Alice Leighton & Crump, Basil Tannhauser and the Mastersingers of Nuremberg: Described and Interpreted in Accordance with Wagner's Own Writings
Methuen 1912 First Edition Hardcover; Green Backed Paper Covered Boards Very Good 
161pp, frontis (woodcut of Hans Sachs) 
Price: 10.00 GBP
 
 
Britten and the Far East: Asian Influences in the Music of Benjamin Britten, Cooke, Mervyn
52 Cooke, Mervyn Britten and the Far East: Asian Influences in the Music of Benjamin Britten
Boydell Press 1998 0851155790 / 9780851155791 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
279pp, plates, text figures, music examples, accompanying 72 minute CD contains recordings of music from the Far East that influenced Britten. ; Aldeburgh Studies in Music 
Price: 35.00 GBP
 
 
53 Culshaw, John Wagner. the Man and His Music
Hutchinson 1979 0091362105 / 9780091362102 Hardcover Very Good 
181pp, many illustrations, colour and b/w, synopses of all the operas and a list of premiere performances. No dust jacket. ; Metropolitan Opera Guild Composer Series 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
Memoirs of Lorenzo Da Ponte: Mozart's Librettist, Da Ponte, Lorenzo - translated by Elisabeth Abbott
54 Da Ponte, Lorenzo - translated by Elisabeth Abbott Memoirs of Lorenzo Da Ponte: Mozart's Librettist
Dover Paperback Very Good 
512pp, 42 illustrations. 1967 Unabridged republication of the 1929 translation, with introduction and annotations by Arthur Livingston. Slight edge wear. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
55 Da Ponte, Lorenzo - Translated, with an Introduction & Notes, By L.A.Sheppard Memoirs of Lorenzo Da Ponte: Mozart's Librettist
George Routledge & Sons 1929 Hardcover Good+ 
388pp, frontis, 7 plates. Edges dust stained, corners bumped, no dust jacket. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Tom Walsh's Opera. The History of the Wexford Festival,1951 - 2004, Daly, Karina
56 Daly, Karina Tom Walsh's Opera. The History of the Wexford Festival,1951 - 2004
Four Courts Press Ltd 2004 1851828788 / 9781851828784 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
226pp, illustrations. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
 
 
Pelleas Et Melisande - Drame Lyrique En Cinq Actes, Debussy, Claude (text by Maeterlinck)
57 Debussy, Claude (text by Maeterlinck) Pelleas Et Melisande - Drame Lyrique En Cinq Actes
Librairie Theatrale 1968 Paperback Very Good 
65pp. Libretto in French. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
My First Forty Years, Domingo, Placido
58 Domingo, Placido My First Forty Years
Macmillan 1984 0333370546 / 9780333370544 Paperback Near Fine 
217pp, 42 plates, performance list, discography. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
My First Forty Years, Domingo, Placido
59 Domingo, Placido My First Forty Years
Weidenfeld & Nicholson 1983 0297782916 / 9780297782919 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
217pp, 42 plates, performance list, discography. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
The Royal Opera House in the Twentieth Century, Donaldson, Frances
60 Donaldson, Frances The Royal Opera House in the Twentieth Century
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1988 0297791788 / 9780297791782 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
xvii, 238pp, 16 plates. Home of two of the most famous opera & ballet companies. In this official history the author discusses the achievements, the internal politics, the personalities and the ever-present problems of finance. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
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