Introduction; The documents: 1742-50; 1742-3; 1743-4; 1744-5; 1745-6; 1746-7; 1747-8; 1748-9; 1749-50; Libraries and archives; Bibliography; Index of Handel's works; Index of persons; General index.
Multi-volume authoritative reference source for information about the life and career of George Frideric Handel.
Donald Burrows is Professor of Music at The Open University, Milton Keynes, a Vice-President of the Handelgesellschaft, Chairman of the Handel Institute, General Editor of the Novello Handel Edition series and a member of the Editorial Board of the Hallische Handel-Ausgabe. Helen Green is Lecturer in Music at The Open University, Milton Keynes. John Greenacombe is Visiting Research Associate at The Open University, Milton Keynes, and a Trustee of the Handel Institute. Anthony Hicks was a computer systems analyst and an influential researcher, critic and author on musical topics, particularly relating to Handel's career and music. He died in 2010.