skip to content
Tchaikovsky : a biography Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Tchaikovsky : a biography

Author: Anthony Holden
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   book_printbook : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
This new biography of the world's most popular composer contains previously unrevealed material gathered from Russian files about his probable suicide at the age of 53 after being threatened with the exposure of his homosexuality.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Holden, Anthony, 1947-
Tchaikovsky.
New York : Random House, ©1995
(OCoLC)649654815
Named Person: Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky; Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anthony Holden
ISBN: 0679420061 9780679420064
OCLC Number: 33443713
Description: xxii, 490 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Prologue : 'the most Russian of us all' --
Part I : 1840-65 : musician in the making --
Part II : 1866-76 : the composer --
Part III : 1877-78 : crisis --
pt. IV : 1879-84 : the wonderer --
pt. V : 1885-91 : the celebrity --
pt. VI : 1892-93 : the 'snub-nosed monster' --
Epilogue : 'natural and yet unnatural'
Responsibility: Anthony Holden.
More information:

Abstract:

This new biography of the world's most popular composer contains previously unrevealed material gathered from Russian files about his probable suicide at the age of 53 after being threatened with the exposure of his homosexuality.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33443713> # Tchaikovsky : a biography
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "33443713" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/871620> ; # Composers
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/780.92/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/99258155> ; # Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/13219614#Topic/composers_russia> ; # Composers--Russia
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/ML410> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1207312> ; # Russia.
    schema:bookEdition "1st U.S. ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "1995" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/109003166> ; # Anthony Holden
    schema:datePublished "1995" ;
    schema:description "Prologue : 'the most Russian of us all' -- Part I : 1840-65 : musician in the making -- Part II : 1866-76 : the composer -- Part III : 1877-78 : crisis -- pt. IV : 1879-84 : the wonderer -- pt. V : 1885-91 : the celebrity -- pt. VI : 1892-93 : the 'snub-nosed monster' -- Epilogue : 'natural and yet unnatural'"@en ;
    schema:description "This new biography of the world's most popular composer contains previously unrevealed material gathered from Russian files about his probable suicide at the age of 53 after being threatened with the exposure of his homosexuality."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/13219614> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/649654815> ;
    schema:name "Tchaikovsky : a biography"@en ;
    schema:productID "33443713" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/33443713#PublicationEvent/new_york_random_house_1995> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/13219614#Agent/random_house> ; # Random House
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780679420064> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/33443713> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/13219614#Agent/random_house> # Random House
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Random House" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1207312> # Russia.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Russia." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/871620> # Composers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Composers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/109003166> # Anthony Holden
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1947" ;
    schema:familyName "Holden" ;
    schema:givenName "Anthony" ;
    schema:name "Anthony Holden" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/99258155> # Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1840" ;
    schema:deathDate "1893" ;
    schema:familyName "Tchaikovsky" ;
    schema:givenName "Peter Ilich" ;
    schema:name "Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780679420064>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0679420061" ;
    schema:isbn "9780679420064" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/649654815>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Tchaikovsky." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/33443713> ; # Tchaikovsky : a biography
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.