Giuseppe Verdi: Selected full-text books and articles
Verdi's Falstaff in Letters and Contemporary Reviews Indiana University Press, 1997PRIMARY SOURCE
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FREE! Overtones, a Book of Temperaments: Richard Strauss, Parsifal, Verdi, Balzac, Flaubert, Nietzsche, and Turgenieff Charles Scribner's Sons, 1904
Viva La Liberta! Politics in Opera Verso, 1992
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 4 "Verdi: The Liberal Patriot"
Mimomania: Music and Gesture in Nineteenth-Century Opera University of California Press, 2004
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Five "Uneasy Bodies: Verdi and Sublimation"
Making and Remaking Italy: The Cultivation of National Identity around the Risorgimento Berg, 2001
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 3 "Liberty on (and off) the Barricades: Verdi's Risorgimento Fantasies"
Opera and the Culture of Fascism Clarendon Press, 1996
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 2 "Verdi and Imperialism: Otello"
Man and His Music: The Story of Musical Experience in the West Oxford University Press, 1962
Librarian’s tip: "Verdi and Nineteenth-Century Italian Opera" begins on p. 782
Composers on Composers Greenwood Press, 1990
Librarian’s tip: "Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)" begins on p. 149
Sign-Off for the Old Met: The Metropolitan Opera Broadcasts, 1950-1966 Amadeus Press, vol.1, 1997
Librarian’s tip: Chap. Nine "Friendly Verdi," Chap. Thirteen "Verdi Renascence," and Chap. Twenty-Four "Verdi Revisited"
The Cambridge History of Nineteenth-Century Music Cambridge University Press, 2002
Librarian’s tip: "Verdi's 'Middle Period' (1849-1871)" begins on p. 374
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