The following eight books were added to the AMS New Books in Musicology list in July 2018. See the listings at the AMS web site for links to more details.

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Mary Ann Smart, Waiting for Verdi: Opera and Political Opinion in Nineteenth-
University of California Press, 2018. 266 pp. $60. ISBN: 9780520276253. An AMS subvention book. 
Luca Lévi Sala, Rohan H. Stewart-MacDonald and Sala, Rohan H. Stewart-MacDonald, eds., Muzio Clementi and British Musical Culture: Sources, Performance Practice and Style
Routledge, 2018. 230 pp. $140. ISBN: 9781138633896.  

Richard E. Mueller, Beauty and Innovation in la machine chinoise: Falla, Debussy, Ravel, Roussel
Pendragon, 2018. 224 pp. $48. ISBN: 9781576472781. 
Alon Schab, The Sonatas of Henry Purcell: Rhetoric and Reversal
University of Rochester Press, 2018. 280 pp. $99. ISBN: 9781580469203. 

Michael Stegemann, The Many Faces of Camille Saint-Saëns
Brepols, 2018. 418 pp. €110. ISBN: 978-2-503-58070-8.  

Barbara L. Kelly and Christopher Moore, eds., Music Criticism in France, 1918-1939: Authority, Advocacy, Legacy
Boydell Press, 2018. 360 pp. $99. ISBN: 9781783272518. 

Rebecca Cypess and Nancy Sinkoff, eds., Sara Levy’s World: Gender, Judaism, and the Bach Tradition in Enlightenment Berlin
University of Rochester Press, 2018. 304 pp. $99. ISBN: 9781580469210. 

Elizabeth K. Schmidt and Carl B. Schmidt, The Road Not Taken: A Documented Biography of Randall Thompson, 1899-1984
Pendragon, 2018. 984 pp. $92. ISBN: 9781576473085.

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