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Mozart : a cultural biography

Author: Robert Gutman
Publisher: London : Harcourt Brace, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An exhaustively researched account of a great composer's life offers new perspectives and interpretations, placing him within the context of his times, discussing the musical genres he worked in, and giving a clear picture of the man behind the legends.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Gutman
ISBN: 0156011719 9780156011716
OCLC Number: 45485135
Notes: Originally published: New York: Harcourt Brace, 1999; London: Secker & Warburg.
Description: 864 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Robert Gutman.

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