The Janissary Tree (Yashim the Eunuch #1)

The Janissary Tree Jason Goodwin has unleashed his talent on a series of mysteries set in nineteenth century Istanbul.

And starring the unlikeliest and most engaging of detectives Yashim the eunuch n nThe Janissary T.

The Janissary Tree (Yashim the Eunuch #1)And starring the unlikeliest and most engaging of detectives Yashim the eunuch n nThe Janissary T.

The Persian Boy (Alexander the Great, #2)

The Persian Boy It takes skill to depict, as Miss Renault has done, this half man, half Courtesan who is so deeply.

In love with the warrior The Atlantic MonthlyThe Persian Boy traces the last years of Alexander s.

The Persian Boy (Alexander the Great #2)In love with the warrior The Atlantic MonthlyThe Persian Boy traces the last years of Alexander s.

Eunuchs and Castrati: A Cultural History

Familiarizing themselves with the duties and responsibilities, the unspeakable torments and the pas.

Eunuchs and Castrati: A Cultural HistoryFamiliarizing themselves with the duties and responsibilities, the unspeakable torments and the pas.

Eunuchs and CastratiThis fascinating study of eunuchs guides readers as they travel through various lands and periods,.

World of the Castrati: The History of an Extraordinary Operatic Phenomenon

Context of the baroque period Covering the lives of than sixty singers from the end of the sixte.

World of the Castrati: The History of an Extraordinary Operatic PhenomenonContext of the baroque period Covering the lives of than sixty singers from the end of the sixte.

World of the CastratiPatrick Barbiers entertaining and authoritative book is the first full study of the subject in the.

The Castrato: Reflections on Natures and Kinds

Between the mid sixteenth and late nineteenth centuries It shows that although the practice formed.

The Castrato: Reflections on Natures and KindsBetween the mid sixteenth and late nineteenth centuries It shows that although the practice formed.

The CastratoThe Castrato is the first book to explore in depth why innumerable boys were castrated for singing.

The Castrato and His Wife

The Castrato and His Wife

The Castrato and His WifeThe opera singer Giusto Ferdinando Tenducci was one of the most famous celebrities of the eighteent.

The Castrato and His WifeH century Mozart and Bach both composed for him He was nothing less than a rock star of his day, wi.


H century Mozart and Bach both composed for him He was nothing less than a rock star of his day, wi.

Painted Veil (Tito Amato, #2)

For dubious pleasures, Tito finds himself demoted to secondary roles and overshadowed by a visiting.

Painted Veil (Tito Amato #2)For dubious pleasures, Tito finds himself demoted to secondary roles and overshadowed by a visiting.

Painted Veil Venice, 1734 Castrato soprano Tito Amato has let fame go to his head Neglecting his vocal practice.

Italy's Eighteenth Century: Gender and Culture in the Age of the Grand Tour

Italy&#;s Eighteenth CenturyIn the age of the Grand Tour, foreigners flocked to Italy to gawk at its ruins and paintings, enjoy.

Its salons and caf s, attend the opera, and revel in their own discovery of its past But they also.

Italy's Eighteenth Century: Gender and Culture in the Age of the Grand TourIts salons and caf s, attend the opera, and revel in their own discovery of its past But they also.

Eighteenth-Century Diaspora of Italian Music and Musicians (Speculum musicae, v. 8)

Eighteenth-Century Diaspora of Italian Music and Musicians (Speculum musicae v. 8)E Unlike in earlier ages, they now provided an intrinsic part of the international exchange no long.

Eighteenth-Century Diaspora of Italian Music and Musicians (Speculum musicae, v. 8)

Eighteenth-Century Diaspora of Italian Music and Musicians On an eighteenth century map of European culture, Italian musicians would be found almost everywher.

E Unlike in earlier ages, they now provided an intrinsic part of the international exchange no long.

The Late Baroque Era

The Late Baroque EraThe present volume, edited by George J Buelow, examines music of the period usually defined as the.

Late Baroque Spanning historical developments from approximately 1680 to around the 1740s, the chap.

The Late Baroque EraLate Baroque Spanning historical developments from approximately 1680 to around the 1740s, the chap.

The Manly Masquerade: Masculinity, Paternity, and Castration in the Italian Renaissance

The Manly Masquerade: Masculinity Paternity and Castration in the Italian RenaissanceGh readings of a vast array of sixteenth and seventeenth century evidence medical and travel lite.

Gh readings of a vast array of sixteenth and seventeenth century evidence medical and travel lite.

The Manly Masquerade: Masculinity, Paternity, and Castration in the Italian Renaissance

The Manly MasqueradeThe Manly Masquerade unravels the complex ways men were defined as men in Renaissance Italy throu.

Nightingale

N when a mysteriously charismatic masked man encounters a brilliant and handsome composer Their liv.

Nightingale

NightingaleThe thirst for deliverance and absolution are transformed into explosive flames of forbidden passio.

NightingaleN when a mysteriously charismatic masked man encounters a brilliant and handsome composer Their liv.