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Author: Wendy Thompson
Publisher: London ; New York : Omnibus Press ; New York, NY, USA : Music Sales Corp., distributor, 1994.
Series: Illustrated lives of the great composers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a comprehensive biography of early eighteenth-century German composer, George Frederic Handel, and chronicles his life and works including his most famous composition, "Messiah."
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: George Frideric Handel; George Frideric Handel; Georg Friedrich Händel
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wendy Thompson
ISBN: 0711929971 9780711929975
OCLC Number: 34549623
Description: 192 pages : illustrations, portraits, facsimiles ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Illustrated lives of the great composers.
Responsibility: Wendy Thompson.

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An illustrated biography of the composer George Frederic Handel. It describes his life, from early days as a law student and his role as Kappelmeister to the court of Prince Ernst of Hanover, to his  Read more...

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