Opera as Drama: Fiftieth Anniversary Edition
by Joseph Kerman
Publisher: University of California Press
Edition: Fiftieth Anniversary - 2005
Passionate, witty, and brilliant, Opera as Drama has been lauded as one of the most controversial, thought-provoking, and entertaining works of operatic criticism ever written. First published in 1956 and revised in 1988, Opera as Drama continues to be indispensable reading for all students and lovers of opera.