The Politics of Payments: Rameau, Rousseau and the Opéra Inventory, 1749-1757. / Charlton, David.

French Renaissance Music and Beyond.: Studies in Memory of Frank Dobbins. ed. / Marie-Alexis Colin . Turnhout : Brepols, 2018. p. 83-99 (Epitome musical).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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The Politics of Payments: Rameau, Rousseau and the Opéra Inventory, 1749-1757. / Charlton, David.

French Renaissance Music and Beyond.: Studies in Memory of Frank Dobbins. ed. / Marie-Alexis Colin . Turnhout : Brepols, 2018. p. 83-99 (Epitome musical).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Harvard

Charlton, D 2018, The Politics of Payments: Rameau, Rousseau and the Opéra Inventory, 1749-1757. in M-A Colin (ed.), French Renaissance Music and Beyond.: Studies in Memory of Frank Dobbins. Epitome musical, Brepols, Turnhout , pp. 83-99.

APA

Charlton, D. (2018). The Politics of Payments: Rameau, Rousseau and the Opéra Inventory, 1749-1757. In M-A. Colin (Ed.), French Renaissance Music and Beyond.: Studies in Memory of Frank Dobbins (pp. 83-99). (Epitome musical). Brepols.

Vancouver

Charlton D. The Politics of Payments: Rameau, Rousseau and the Opéra Inventory, 1749-1757. In Colin M-A, editor, French Renaissance Music and Beyond.: Studies in Memory of Frank Dobbins. Turnhout : Brepols. 2018. p. 83-99. (Epitome musical).

Author

Charlton, David. / The Politics of Payments: Rameau, Rousseau and the Opéra Inventory, 1749-1757. French Renaissance Music and Beyond.: Studies in Memory of Frank Dobbins. editor / Marie-Alexis Colin . Turnhout : Brepols, 2018. pp. 83-99 (Epitome musical).

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