383 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Parallel German and English text.
Bibliography: pages 376-381.
Discography: pages 382-383.
'Or strike at me now as I strangle thy knee' : a note on the text and translation / Stewart Spencer -- Wagner's revolutionary musical reforms / Barry Millington -- Thematic guide -- 'What shall we do for a ring?' / Barry Millington -- In pursuit of the purely human : the 'Ring' and its medieval sources / Elizabeth Magee -- Epiphany and apocalypse in the 'Ring' / Roger Hollinrake -- 'The world belongs to Alberich!' : Wagner's changing attitude towards the 'Ring' / Warren Darcy -- The ring of the Nibelung / translated by Stewart Spencer.
Store copy from the estate of Patrick and Vivian Gordon.