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The Resource Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography, Jan Swafford

Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography, Jan Swafford

Label
Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography
Title
Beethoven
Title remainder
anguish and triumph : a biography
Statement of responsibility
Jan Swafford
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An esteemed music historian provides a rich, detailed overview of the life of Ludwig van Beethoven, traveling from Enlightenment-era Bonn to the musical capital of Europe, Vienna, to vividly describe the composer's career, ill health and romantic rejections
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10323992
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Swafford, Jan
Dewey number
  • 780.92
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.B4
LC item number
S94 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Composers
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
anguish and triumph
Label
Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography, Jan Swafford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 946-955) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2014011681
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 1077 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780618054749
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014011681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), music
Label
Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography, Jan Swafford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 946-955) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2014011681
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 1077 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780618054749
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014011681
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), music

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