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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.

Series
Bucknell studies in eighteenth-century literature and culture

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
782.10945
Library of Congress
ML1733.3 .W37 2009

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL23392083M
ISBN 13
9780838756966
LC Control Number
2009020539
OCLC/WorldCat
354854364

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