Title Emperors of Song: Three Great Impresarios
Book Condition New in Fine dust jacket
Publisher John Murray 1998
071955702X / 9780719557026
Seller ID 4367
x, 214pp, 16 plates. 'Colonel' James Mapleson, Oscar Hammerstein & John Christie were the greatest of the impresarios who sought to sell opera to the public. Acting alone, risking their money and producing on a grand scale, they were the giants of Opera's Golden Age. Covers the years 1860-1939.