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The Resource Gilbert and Sullivan : gender, genre, parody, Carolyn Williams

Gilbert and Sullivan : gender, genre, parody, Carolyn Williams

Label
Gilbert and Sullivan : gender, genre, parody
Title
Gilbert and Sullivan
Title remainder
gender, genre, parody
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An examination of Gilbert and Sullivan's comic operas, and how parody was used in the culture wars of late-nineteenth-century England
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
381072
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
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Williams, Carolyn
Dewey number
782.1/20922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.S95
LC item number
W45 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Gender and culture series
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  • Sullivan, Arthur
  • Gilbert, W. S.
  • Opera
  • Parody in music
  • Sex role in music
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
gender, genre, parody
Label
Gilbert and Sullivan : gender, genre, parody, Carolyn Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-421) and index
Contents
pt. 1. 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 -- pt. 2. Genders. New light on changing gender norms : Patience -- Transforming the fairy genes : Women on top in Iolanthe -- War between the sexes : Princess Ida -- pt. 3. 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
Control code
2010018859
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 454 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780231148047
Lccn
2010018859
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), music
Label
Gilbert and Sullivan : gender, genre, parody, Carolyn Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [371]-421) and index
Contents
pt. 1. 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 -- pt. 2. Genders. New light on changing gender norms : Patience -- Transforming the fairy genes : Women on top in Iolanthe -- War between the sexes : Princess Ida -- pt. 3. 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
Control code
2010018859
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xix, 454 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780231148047
Lccn
2010018859
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), music

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