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Gilbert and Sullivan
Williams, Carolyn

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Gilbert and Sullivan
gender, genre, parody
Carolyn Williams

Published 2011 by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Genres. Outmoding classical extravaganza, Englishing opéra bouffe : Thespis ; Gender in the breach : Trial by jury ; English magic, English intoxication : The sorcerer ; "Never mind the why and wherefore" : the parody of nautical melodrama in H.M.S. Pinafore ; Recollecting illegitimacy : The pirates of Penzance
Genders. New light on changing gender norms : Patience ; Transforming the fairy genes : Women on top in Iolanthe ; War between the sexes : Princess Ida
Cultures. Estrangement and familiarity : The Mikado ; Mixing it up : gothic and nautical melodrama in Ruddigore ; The past is a foreign country : The yeomen of the guard ; Imaginary republicanism : The gondoliers ; Capitalism and colonialism : Utopia, limited ; Continental recollections : The grand duke
After Gilbert and Sullivan : the momentum of parody.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series
Gender and culture

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
782.1/20922
Library of Congress
ML410.S95 W45 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
xix, 454 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of pages
454

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25568067M
Internet Archive
gilbertsullivang00caro
ISBN 10
0231148046, 0231519664
ISBN 13
9780231148047, 9780231519663
LC Control Number
2010018859
OCLC/WorldCat
611553810

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