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Tito Gobbi on His World of Italian Opera, Gobbi, Tito
81 Gobbi, Tito Tito Gobbi on His World of Italian Opera
Hamish Hamilton 1984 0241112575 / 9780241112571 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
265pp, 24 plates. Analysis of 16 operas by Mozart, Rossini, Verdi, Puccini. Dust jacket price clipped. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Wagner on Music and Drama. a Selection from Richard Wagner's Prose Works, Goldman, Albert & Sprinchorn, Evert
82 Goldman, Albert & Sprinchorn, Evert Wagner on Music and Drama. a Selection from Richard Wagner's Prose Works
Victor Gollancz Ltd 1970 575004436 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
447pp. Wagner's writings on his own operas and on the music of his contemporaries rank with the most important of the 19th century. 
Price: 12.00 GBP
 
 
The Royal Opera 1980/81, Goodwin, Noel
83 Goodwin, Noel The Royal Opera 1980/81
Royal Opera House 1980 Paperback Near Fine 
48pp, + adverts, many illustrations, colour & b/w. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Divas and Scholars - Performing Italian Opera, Gossett, Philip
84 Gossett, Philip Divas and Scholars - Performing Italian Opera
University of Chicago Press 2006 0226304825 / 9780226304823 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
704pp, 92 musical examples. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 18.00 GBP
 
 
Caruso: An Illustrated Life, Greenfeld, Howard S
85 Greenfeld, Howard S Caruso: An Illustrated Life
Collins & Brown 1991 1855850222 / 9781855850224 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
192pp, many illustrations, chronology. In removable protective cover. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Operas of Wagner. Their Plots, Music and History, Hadden, J. Cuthbert
86 Hadden, J. Cuthbert The Operas of Wagner. Their Plots, Music and History
Thomas Nelson & Sons 1908 Hardcover Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
vii, 246pp. Music examples. Unobtrusive remains of book plate on front paste-down. Aimed to give the opera lover an understanding of the works in the Wagnerian repertoire, facts about history and the original sources of their texts. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Ninth Music Book Containing John Gay and the Ballad Opera [The Beggar's Opera]., Handley-Taylor, Geoffrey, & Barker, Frank Granville  Ed Max Hinrichsen)
87 Handley-Taylor, Geoffrey, & Barker, Frank Granville Ed Max Hinrichsen) Ninth Music Book Containing John Gay and the Ballad Opera [The Beggar's Opera].
Hinrichsen 1956 Hardcover Very Good in Fair dust jacket 
Frontis, many plates, illustrations and music examples incl. Facsimiles. Dust jacket chipped with a little loss. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
The Musical Quarterly. July, 1974. Volume LX, No 3, Hatch, Christopher
88 Hatch, Christopher The Musical Quarterly. July, 1974. Volume LX, No 3
New York Schirmer Books Paperback Very Good 
music examples, plates. Contents includes: - Homer and Gregory: The Transmission of Epic Poetry and Plainchant; Schubert's Reminiscences of His Own Works; L'Affilard on the French Court Dances; Schoenberg's Quest: Newly Discovered Works from His Early Years; Cherubini and England; The Text of Liszt's B Minor Sonata; J. G. C. Schetky and His “Observations” on Playing the Cello; Britten's New Opera. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
My Golden Age of Singing, Hempel, Frieda
89 Hempel, Frieda My Golden Age of Singing
Portland, OR Amadeus Press ©1998 1574670360 / 9781574670363 Hardcover New in Fine dust jacket 
450pp, list of repertoire & recordings. 'Frieda Hempel was among the brightest stars of opera’s golden age, and one of the first singers whose entire career could be documented by recordings. These captured a coloratura voice of great lyric beauty which Hempel used with remarkable intelligence in opera and on the concert stage. She created the Marschallin in Der Rosenkavalier in both Berlin and New York, where she debuted with Caruso in 1912, and her performances of Mozart and Verdi remain touchstones. A heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Giuseppe Verdi: Falstaff, Hepokoski, James A.
90 Hepokoski, James A. Giuseppe Verdi: Falstaff
Cambridge University Press 1983 0521280168 / 9780521280167 Paperback Very Good 
x, 181pp, text figures, music examples. ; Cambridge Opera Handbooks 
Price: 11.00 GBP
 
 
Melba: A Biography, Hetherington, John
91 Hetherington, John Melba: A Biography
Faber & Faber 1973 0571102867 / 9780571102860 Paperback Very Good 
312pp. An engrossing account of the colourful life of the greatest soprano of her time and probably of all time. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Glyndebourne: A Celebration, Higgins John
92 Higgins John Glyndebourne: A Celebration
Jonathan Cape, 1984 0224019058 / 9780224019057 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
172pp, 12pp colour plates, 12pp b/w plates. A history of the Glyndebourne Festival Opera on its 50th anniversary. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
 
 
The Making of an Opera. Don Giovanni At Glyndebourne, Higgins John
93 Higgins John The Making of an Opera. Don Giovanni At Glyndebourne
Secker & Warburg 1978 43619595X Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
272pp, many illustrations. Peter Hall's production in 1977. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Who's Who in Wagner's Life & Work, Hodson, Phillip
94 Hodson, Phillip Who's Who in Wagner's Life & Work
Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1984 0297781103 / 9780297781103 Hardcover; Blue Cloth, Gilt Titles 
xviii, 182pp. Ex library front free endpaper removed else very good in near fine dust jacket. Wagner dictionary with the emphasis on interpretation of his work as well as information. All his operas are listed, characters, the main symbolic themes and ideas, together with a full biographical survey of the people important in Wagner's life. 
Price: 8.00 GBP
 
 
Papageno: Emanuel Schikaneder - Man of the Theater in Mozart's Time, Honolka, Kurt
95 Honolka, Kurt Papageno: Emanuel Schikaneder - Man of the Theater in Mozart's Time
Portland, OR Amadeus Press 1990 0931340217 / 9780931340215 Hardcover; Green Cloth/Gilt Titles New in Fine dust jacket 
236pp, frontis portrait, illustrations, list of works. Translated by Jane Mary Wilde. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
 
Famous Puccini Operas: an Analytical Guide for the Opera-Goer and Armchair Listener, Hughes, Spike
96 Hughes, Spike Famous Puccini Operas: an Analytical Guide for the Opera-Goer and Armchair Listener
Robert Hale 1959 Hardcover 
272pp, 245 musical illustrations. Ex library, front endpaper removed, good reading copy in good dust jacket 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Glyndebourne. a History of the Festival Opera Founded in 1934 by Audrey and John Christie., Hughes, Spike
97 Hughes, Spike Glyndebourne. a History of the Festival Opera Founded in 1934 by Audrey and John Christie.
Methuen 1965 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
307pp, illustrations, colour & b/w, operas & casts 1934-64. Previous owners inscription. Dust jacket slightly chipped and price clipped. Heavy book, extra postage will be requested for delivery outside UK. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Verdi The Man & His Music, Hume Paul:
98 Hume Paul: Verdi The Man & His Music
Hutchinson 1978 0091323908 / 9780091323905 Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
182pp, 135 illustrations, some in colour. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
 
 
Mozart's Operas. A Companion, Hunter, Mary
99 Hunter, Mary Mozart's Operas. A Companion
Yale University Press 2008 0300118333 / 9780300118339 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
viii, 268pp, plates. This guide to Mozart’s operas encompasses the full range of his most popular works as well as lesser known works like Mitridate and Il re Pastore. The Companion includes a synopsis and commentary on each work, as well as background information on the three main genres in which Mozart wrote: opera seria, opera buffa, and Singspiel. The book also places modern productions of the operas in historical context and explores how modern directors, producers, and conductors present Mozart’s works today. 
Price: 13.00 GBP
 
 
The Age of Jean De Reszke. Forty Years of Opera 1874-1914, Hurst, P. G.
100 Hurst, P. G. The Age of Jean De Reszke. Forty Years of Opera 1874-1914
Christopher Johnson 1958 Hardcover Very Good 
256pp, frontis, 19 plates. Previous owner's book plate. Dust jacket worn with some loss in protective cover. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
 
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