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Opera

Tom C. Owens

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780195176322
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780195341126
Opera

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Composed in Florence around 1600, the earliest operas attempted to recapture an idealized ancient Greek fusion of drama and

Reference Entry.  1169 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945)

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