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Synopsis of Vocal Musick by A.B. Philo-Mus, Music Theory in Britain, 15001700: Critical Editions, edited and with an introduction by Rebecca Herissone, (2006) Aldershot: Ashgate, 223 pp., ISBN-13 978-0-7546-3505-5, ISBN-10 0-7546-3505-8 (hbk), 55.00.

Mallarm and Wagner: Music and Poetic Language, Heath Lees, (2007) Aldershot: Ashgate, 286 pp., ISBN-13 978-0-754-65809-2, ISBN-10 075-4-65809-0, (hbk), 55.00

Lady in the Dark: Biography of a Musical, bruce d. mcclung, (2007) Oxford and New York: Oxford University Press, xxi 274 pp., ISBN-13 978-0-19-512012-7 (hbk), 19.99

The American Musical and the Formation of National Identity, Raymond Knapp, (2005) Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 362 pp., ISBN-10 0-691-11864-7 (hbk), ISBN-13 978-0-691-12613-5 (pbk), 12.95

The American Musical and the Performance of Personal Identity, Raymond Knapp, (2006) Princeton and Oxford: Princeton University Press, 470 pp., ISBN-13 978-0-691-12524-4, ISBN-10 0-691-12524-4 (hbk), 23.95

The Musical World of Boublil and Schnberg, Margaret Vermette,(2006) New York: Applause Theatre and Cinema Books, xiv 345 pp., ISBN 978-1-55783-715-8 (pbk), US$19.95

The Megamusical, Profiles in Popular Music, Jessica Sternfeld, (2006) Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 441pp., ISBN-13 978-0-253-34793-0, ISBN-10 0-253-34793-9 (hbk), 17.99

The Music of Mauricio Kagel, Bjrn Heile, (2006) Aldershot: Ashgate, 209 pp., ISBN-13 978-0-7546-3523-9, ISBN-10 0-7546-3523-6 (hbk), 50.00

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Affiliations: 1: University of Huddersfield. 2: Rose Bruford College. 3: University of Portsmouth. 4: University of Leeds. 5: University of Winchester. 6: Louisiana State University. 7: Charles University, Prague.

Publication date: December 1, 2007

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