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The Sounds of Paris in Verdi's La traviata (Cambridge Studies in Opera) Hardcover – June 28, 2013

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'An intriguing and well-written work of musical detection, [excellently] translated.' Classical Music

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Emilio Sala re-examines Verdi's La traviata in the cultural context of mid-nineteenth-century Paris. Including unpublished musical works, journal articles, rare documents and images, the book explores Verdi's influences in the French capital, particularly that of Alexandre Dumas fils' La Dame aux camélias.

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