Verdi and/or Wagner: Two Men, Two Worlds, Two Centuries (Paperback)Peter Conrad (author)
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Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
Number of pages: 384
Weight: 780 g
Dimensions: 235 x 170 x 35 mm
'A valuable work, not just because of Conrad's musical insights, but because of his grasp of historical context ... exemplary ... never dull' - Guardian
'A characteristic, often brilliant helter-skelter ride through the life, times and works of the composers ... fascinating enough to be scoured cover-to-cover with pencil in hand' - Gramophone
'A scintillating and absorbing read' - Opera
'Many fascinating insights pepper the book ... no one has commented so fully on contemporary productions of the operas of both Verdi and Wagner as Conrad' - Times Literary Supplement
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