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Blainey, Ann 1935-

Overview
Works: 11 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 1,934 library holdings
Genres: Biography 
Classifications: PN2598.K4, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Ann Blainey
Fanny & Adelaide : the lives of the remarkable Kemble sisters by Ann Blainey ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In European Civilization in the Last two centuries, it would be difficult to find two sisters who achieved greater success across the arts and professions than Fanny and Adelaide Kemble, the subjects of Ann Blainey's engrossing twin biography."
Immortal boy : a portrait of Leigh Hunt by Ann Blainey ( Book )
8 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Marvelous Melba : the extraordinary life of a great diva by Ann Blainey ( Book )
5 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"So great were her personal excesses that her life was clouded by a bitter divorce and the loss of custody of her only child. But she reigned over the operatic world in England, the United States, and Australia for well over a quarter century, her reviews superb, her diamonds and dresses fabulous, her lovers numerous. Marvelous Melba explores her life - the highs and lows, the personal losses and professional triumphs - in an important new biography."--Jacket
The farthing poet: a biography of Richard Hengist Horne, 1802-84; a lesser literary lion by Ann Blainey ( Book )
11 editions published between 1967 and 1968 in English and Undetermined and held by 295 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I am Melba : a biography by Ann Blainey ( Book )
7 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How a Melbourne girl defied her father and left her husband to become the most famous singer of the age. Growing up in Melbourne, Nellie Mitchell showed musical promise and dreamed of fame, but her father had more orthodox plans in mind
I am Melba a biography by Ann Blainey ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2013 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Growing up in Melbourne, Nellie Mitchell dreamed of fame, but her devout father disapproved. As a young wife and mother on the Queensland cane-fields, she longed desperately for glamour and excitement. Travelling to London and Paris, she trusted in her musical talent and hoped for a lucky break. Within a few years, reborn as Nellie Melba, she was performing to overflowing concert halls
If God prospers me : a portrait of Frederick John Cato by Ann Blainey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The farthing poet : a biography of Richard Hengist Horne, 1802-1884 by Ann Blainey ( Book )
3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I am Melba a biography by Ann Blainey ( )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Commemorative issue in honor of the two-hundredth anniversary of Leigh Hunt's birth] ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Blainey, Ann
Languages
English (47)
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