Kalamos Books: Greek Influence on Culture
found: 3 books

Chippendale and His Contemporaries
London, Orbis Publishing. 1975, 1st UK Ed.. (ISBN: 0856131946) Hard. Large format illustrated book on English furniture of the Georgian/Regency period. Includes Neo-Hellenic designs. Fine/Very Good, Slight Chips.
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Book number: 24867
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Keywords: Furniture Chippendale Georgian Regency Furniture & Home Design 0856131946

A Season of Opera: From Orpheus to Ariadne
Toronto, University of Toronto Press. 2000, First Ediiton. (ISBN: 0802042961) Hardcover. Father Owen Lee is internationally known for his intermission commentaries featured during the Saturday afternoon broadcasts from the Metropolitan Opera House in New York. A Season of Opera: gathers together for the first time Father Lee's best broadcast and cassette commentaries, public lectures, and articles on twenty-three works for the musical stage. The essays range from the pioneering Orpheus of Monteverdi to the forward-looking Ariadne of Richard Strauss. Included are Father Lee's famous discussions of Mozart's Magic Flute and Beethoven's Fidelio, Verdi's La Traviata and Falstaff, Wagner's Tristan und Isolde, and Poulenc's Dialogues of the Carmelites. The concluding chapter, originally published as the lead article in The Opera Quarterly's special issue on the end of the twentieth century, is a thought-provoking forecast of opera's future. Recommendations for further reading, CD recordings, and videos are also included. 241p. index. New/New.
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Book number: 33129
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Keywords: Opera Opera 0802042961

The Greek Heritage in Victorian Britain
New Haven, Yale University Press. 1984, Reprint. (ISBN: 0300032579) Soft Cover. "An important study that establishes what Victorian writers said about Greek culture and how their interpretations both molded and reflected the attitudes and values of the Victorian age." 461p. index Heavy, large format softcover. Near Fine.
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Book number: 22620
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Keywords: Great Britain Classical Greece Greek Civilization History Greek Influence on Art Greek Influence on Literature Greek Influence on Langauge Greek Influence on Politics 0300032579

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