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Pagodas in play
Adrienne Ward

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Pagodas in play
China on the eighteenth-century Italian opera stage
Adrienne Ward.

Published 2009 by Bucknell University Press in Lewisburg .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Setting the stage. Eighteenth-century exoticism and China ; China's journey from page to stage
Playing with dynasty : China in opera. China in early opere serie (1700-1725) ; The enlightened imperial subject : Pietro Metastasio, L'eroe cinese
Playing with reform : China in comic opera. Islands of opportunity : Carlo Goldoni, L'isola disabitata ; Rejecting false idols : Giambattista Lorenzi, L'idolo cinese ; Women traveling in new lands : Giovanni Bertati, L'inimico delle donne.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Bucknell studies in eighteenth-century literature and culture


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ML1733.3 .W37 2009

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p. cm.

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