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Cressida

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

One of progressive rock label Vertigo Records ’ less celebrated but better acts, English band Cressida originally featured Ian Clark (drums), Angus Cullen (vocals/guitar), John Heyworth...

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Cressida

Patrick Hanks, Kate Hardcastle and Flavia Hodges.

in A Dictionary of First Names

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Names Studies. 140 words.

From a medieval legend, told by Chaucer and Shakespeare among others, set in ancient Troy. Cressida is a Trojan princess,

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CRESSIDA

Joyce Bourne.

in A Dictionary of Opera Characters

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 544 words.

(Troilus and Cressida—Walton) by Lady Susana Walton

William Walton's main difficulty in finding a suitable libretto

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Cressida

Joyce Bourne.

in A Dictionary of Opera Characters

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Opera. 252 words.

(Walton: Troilus and Cressida). Sop./mez. Daughter of Calkas, High Priest of Pallas. She is a widow, her

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Cressida

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 197 words.

One of progressive rock label Vertigo Records ’ less celebrated but better acts, English band Cressida originally featured Ian Clark

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Cressida

Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

January 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 34 words.

The fourth-closest satellite of Uranus, distance 61 770 km, orbital period 0.464 days; also known as Uranus IX. Cressida is 62 km in

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Cressida

Edited by Ian Ridpath.

in A Dictionary of Astronomy

P ublished online February 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics. 35 words.

The fourth-closest satellite of Uranus, distance 61 800 km, orbital period 0.464 days; also known as Uranus IX. Cressida is about 80 km

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Cressida

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

One of progressive rock label Vertigo Records ’ less celebrated but better acts, English band Cressida originally featured Ian Clark (drums), Angus Cullen (vocals/guitar), John Heyworth...

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Cressida

Overview page. Subjects: Astronomy and Astrophysics — Earth Sciences and Geography.

The fourth-closest satellite of Uranus, distance 61 770 km, orbital period 0.464 days; also known as Uranus IX. Cressida is 62 km in diameter, and was discovered in 1986 on images from the...

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CRESSIDA

Overview page. Subjects: Opera.

(Walton: Troilus and Cressida). Sop./mez. Daughter of Calkas, High Priest of Pallas. She is a widow, her husband having been killed in the Trojan Wars, and is about to take her vows as a...

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Troilus and Cressida

Bedford Ron.

in The Oxford Companion to Chaucer

January 2003; p ublished online January 2005 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (Early and Medieval). 528 words.

Shakespeare's main source for the material of Troilus and Cressida was The Recuyell of the Historyes of Troy in Caxton's

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