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Richard Strauss the staging of his operas and ballets. by Rudolf Hartmann

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Published by Phaidon in Oxford .
Written in English


  • Strauss, Richard, -- 1864-1949 -- Performances.,
  • Opera -- Production and direction.,
  • Dance production.

Book details:

LC ClassificationsML50.S93
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17359726M
ISBN 10071482254X

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