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Richard Wagner : a biography

Author: Derek Watson; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: New York : Schirmer Books, 1981, ©1979.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the events and people, successes and failures, of Wagner's life. Draws on primary sources from the Wagner family archives to show a man of great personal charm--and of overbearing egoism, selfishness and cruelty. His support for the revolutions of 1848 forced him into exile, but he easily won the fervent support of kings and emperors.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Watson, Derek, 1948-
Richard Wagner.
New York : Schirmer Books, 1981, ©1979
(OCoLC)639438087
Named Person: Richard Wagner; Richard Wagner; Richard Wagner
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Derek Watson; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0028727002 9780028727004
OCLC Number: 7283277
Description: 352 pages, [32] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Derek Watson.

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Chronicles the events and people, successes and failures, of Wagner's life. Draws on primary sources from the Wagner family archives to show a man of great personal charm--and of overbearing egoism, selfishness and cruelty. His support for the revolutions of 1848 forced him into exile, but he easily won the fervent support of kings and emperors.

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