The Nineteenth Century: France. / Charlton, David.

The Oxford Illustrated History of Opera . ed. / Roger Parker. Oxford etc. : Oxford University Press, 1994. p. 122-68.

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The Nineteenth Century: France. / Charlton, David.

The Oxford Illustrated History of Opera . ed. / Roger Parker. Oxford etc. : Oxford University Press, 1994. p. 122-68.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Harvard

Charlton, D 1994, The Nineteenth Century: France. in R Parker (ed.), The Oxford Illustrated History of Opera . Oxford University Press, Oxford etc., pp. 122-68.

APA

Charlton, D. (1994). The Nineteenth Century: France. In R. Parker (Ed.), The Oxford Illustrated History of Opera (pp. 122-68). Oxford etc.: Oxford University Press.

Vancouver

Charlton D. The Nineteenth Century: France. In Parker R, editor, The Oxford Illustrated History of Opera . Oxford etc.: Oxford University Press. 1994. p. 122-68

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Charlton, David. / The Nineteenth Century: France. The Oxford Illustrated History of Opera . editor / Roger Parker. Oxford etc. : Oxford University Press, 1994. pp. 122-68

BibTeX

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