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Author Huneker, James, 1857-1921.

Title Chopin : the man and his music / by James Huneker ; with new introd., footnotes and index by Herbert Weinstock
Published New York : Dover Publications, [1966]


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Description xi, 239 pages : music, portrait ; 22 cm
Series Dover books on music, music history
Dover books on music, music history.
Contents pt. 1. The man: -- Poland: youthful ideals -- Paris: in the maelstrom -- England, Scotland, and Pere la chaise -- The artist -- Poet and psychologist -- pt. 2. His music: -- The studies: titanic experiments -- Moods in miniature: the preludes -- Impromptus and valses -- Night and its melancholy mysteries: the nocturnes -- The ballads: faëry dramas -- Classical currents -- The polonaises: heroic hymns of battle -- Mazurkas: Dances of the soul -- Chopin the conqueror -- Bibliography -- Index of works -- General index
Notes "This Dover edition is an unabridged republication of the work first published by Charles Scribner's Sons in 1900."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-224)
Subject Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849
Chopin, FreÌdeÌric, 1810-1849
Chopin, Frédéric, 1810-1849.
Chopin, Fr©♭d©♭ric, 1810-1849
Composers -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Author Weinstock, Herbert, 1905-1971.
LC no. 65025713
ISBN 048621687X