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Beggar's Opera, The

Michael Kennedy and Joyce Bourne Kennedy

Edited by Tim Rutherford-Johnson

in The Oxford Dictionary of Music

Sixth edition

Published in print January 2012 | ISBN: 9780199578108
Published online May 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191744518
Beggar's Opera, The

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First and most popular of ballad operas. In 3 acts, arr. and adapted by Christoph Pepusch to a lib. by

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Subjects: Music

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