in The New Oxford Companion to Literature in French
January 1995; p ublished online January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (European). 207 words.
Novel by Alexandre Dumas père. Serialized in Le Journal des débats (August 1844–January 1846), Le Comte de
in Grove Music Online
January 2001; p ublished online April 1904 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 148 words.
(b ? Bourges, c1820; d after 1865). Italian composer and singer of French birth, sister of louis Lacombe. By 1849 she was married to the Italian composer and cellist Cesare Casella with...
in Africana: The Encyclopedia of the African and African American Experience, Second Edition
January 2005 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: History. 1530 words.
In 1893 the playwright George Bernard Shaw described Alexandre Dumas père (senior) as “a summit of art,” comparing him to Mozart: “you get nothing above Dumas on his own mountain … if...