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Virgil Thomson.

Author: Virgil Thomson
Publisher: New York, A.A. Knopf, 1966.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Autobiographie
Records and correspondence
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989.
Virgil Thomson.
New York, A.A. Knopf, 1966
(OCoLC)592972714
Online version:
Thomson, Virgil, 1896-1989.
Virgil Thomson.
New York, A.A. Knopf, 1966
(OCoLC)608581486
Named Person: Virgil Thomson; Virgil Thomson; Virgil Thomson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Virgil Thomson
OCLC Number: 906459
Description: x, 424, xiii pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: Chapter 1-Missouri Landscape with Figures --
Chapter 2-A Kansas City Childhood --
Chapter 3-A Musician's Adolescence --
Chapter 4-My World War I --
Chapter 5-Harvard, Jumping Off Place for Europe --
Chapter 6-The first time I Saw Paris --
Chapter 7-An End to Education --
Chapter 8-Antheil, Joyce, and Pound --
Chapter 9-Langlois, Butts and Stein --
Chapter 10-17 quai Voltaire --
Chapter 11-Euorpe After 1925 --
Chapter 12-Americna Interlude --
Chapter 13-An Epoch Ends --
Chapter 15-The New Romanticism --
Chapter 25-A Portrait of Gertrude Stein --
Chapter 16-Gertrude and the Young French Poet --
Chapter 17-Neighborhoods and Portraits --
Chapter 18-Adopted by the Modern Art Distributors --
Chapter 19-Orchaestrations and Contracts --
Chapter 20-Four Saints in Three Cities --
Chapter 21-communists All Around and High Life Too --
Chapter 22-Show Business for Uncle Sam --
chapter 23-Theatrical Thirties --
Chapter 24-Pastoral --
Chapter 25-The Quiet War --
Chapter 26-Mozart, One Musicians 's Best Friend --
Chapter 27-The Paper --
Chapter 28-Europe in America --
Chapter 29-All Roads Lead to Paris --
Chapter 30-France in 1945 --
chapter 31-Europe in 1946 --
Chapter 32-The Year I was Fifty --
Chapter 33-Five Years go By --
Chapter 34-Traipsing and Trouping --
Chapter 25- A Distaste for Music --
Index of Names --
Index of Compositions: Virgil

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