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Wagner and the French muse : music, society, and nation in modern France / Paul du Quenoy.

Author/Creator:
Du Quenoy, Paul, 1977-
Publication:
Bethesda : Academica Press, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xi, 219 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Wagner, Richard, 1813-1883 -- Influence.
Music -- Social aspects -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Music -- Social aspects -- France -- History -- 20th century.
Music, Influence of.
Contents:
"On my true path" : beginnings, 1839-1860
"Full of enthusiasm for the new art" : growth, 1860-1883
"The greatest man who ever lived" : apotheosis, 1883-1914
"The patrimony of all humanity" : at war, 1914-1918
'Honeymoon to Bayreuth' : in peace and war, 1918-1944
'An amnesty for Wagner? Yes!' : postwar, 1944-2009.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edith E. Clark Endowment Fund.
Contributor:
Edith E. Clark Endowment Fund.
ISBN:
1930901801
9781930901803
Publisher no.:
99943844295
Web link:
The Edith E. Clark Endowment Fund Home Page
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