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Pages from my life; : an autobiography,, by Feodor Ivanovitch Chaliapine (authorized translation by H.M. Buck) revised, enlarged and edited by Katharine Wright

Label
Pages from my life; : an autobiography,
Title
Pages from my life;
Title remainder
an autobiography,
Statement of responsibility
by Feodor Ivanovitch Chaliapine (authorized translation by H.M. Buck) revised, enlarged and edited by Katharine Wright
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
OUN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1873-1938
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chaliapin, Fyodor Ivanovich
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420
LC item number
.C451 1927
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Buck, H. M
  • Wright, Katharine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chaliapin, Fyodor Ivanovich
  • Chaliapine, Fedor
  • Chaliapin, Fyodor Ivanovich
  • Musicians
  • Chanteurs
  • Musicians
Label
Pages from my life; : an autobiography,, by Feodor Ivanovitch Chaliapine (authorized translation by H.M. Buck) revised, enlarged and edited by Katharine Wright
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First edition."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1 : Early childhood ; My parents ; I learn to read ; Yashka mamonov, the clown ; I become a choir boy, acquire a violin and compose a trio -- 2 : School days ; Hardships as an apprentice ; Scarlet fever ; My pals ; I develop an interest in literature ; My introduction to the theatre ; At the pawnbroker's -- 3 : A boyhood sweetheart and a duel ; Meditations on love ; A barbaric custom ; I espouse the cause of woman ; Pastimes ; My first role ; I become a copyist ; We move to Astrakham -- 4 : Astrakham and the "Arcadia" ; Life on the Volga ; I join the chorus of an operetta company and sign my first contract ; Promotion and debut ; I begin my concert career ; Barnstorming ; An attack by Cossacks -- 5 : More barnstorming ; My mother's death ; I leave the little Russians ; In the underworld at Baku ; Starving in Tiflis ; Diphtheria ; Usatov's lessons in singing and manners ; I move towards success ; Moscow -- 6 : Petrograd ; I become an artist of the imperial theatres ; Dalsky ; First appearances at the Mariensky ; New acquaintances ; Hotel Palais Royal ; Nijny Novgorod and Manontov ; An Italian ballet troupe ; I join Mamontov's company at Moscow ; Pskovitianka ; Paris ; Marriage ; Boris Godounov ; Friendship with Stassov
  • 7 : My return to the imperial theatres ; First appearance in "Mefistofele" at La Scala, Milan ; Italian audiences ; Meetings with Arrigo Boito and Angelo Mazzini -- 8 : Return to Russia ; New Year's Eve at Yar's ; Working under difficulties ; Monte Carlo and Raoul Gunsbourg -- 9 : My first visit to America ; Diaghilev's seasons of Russian music in Paris ; "Boris Godounov" at La Scala ; "Khovanstchina" at the imperial theatres -- 10 : South America ; I sing in a London drawing-room ; "Mefistofele" at Orange ; My operatic debut in London ; English hospitality ; A meeting with the king ; Freedom in England ; "Don Quixote" ; Berlin and Ex-Kaiser Wilhelm ; August, 1914 -- 11 : Russia in wartime and revolution ; I leave home after seven years ; En route to England ; London once more! -- 12 : Return to America ; My first concert in New York ; "Boris" at the metropolitan ; American womanhood ; Impressions and experiences during subsequent American seasons ; California ; Christmas at sing-sing
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
5 pages 1., 345 pages
Lccn
27026978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, plates portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)313453
Label
Pages from my life; : an autobiography,, by Feodor Ivanovitch Chaliapine (authorized translation by H.M. Buck) revised, enlarged and edited by Katharine Wright
Publication
Note
"First edition."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 1 : Early childhood ; My parents ; I learn to read ; Yashka mamonov, the clown ; I become a choir boy, acquire a violin and compose a trio -- 2 : School days ; Hardships as an apprentice ; Scarlet fever ; My pals ; I develop an interest in literature ; My introduction to the theatre ; At the pawnbroker's -- 3 : A boyhood sweetheart and a duel ; Meditations on love ; A barbaric custom ; I espouse the cause of woman ; Pastimes ; My first role ; I become a copyist ; We move to Astrakham -- 4 : Astrakham and the "Arcadia" ; Life on the Volga ; I join the chorus of an operetta company and sign my first contract ; Promotion and debut ; I begin my concert career ; Barnstorming ; An attack by Cossacks -- 5 : More barnstorming ; My mother's death ; I leave the little Russians ; In the underworld at Baku ; Starving in Tiflis ; Diphtheria ; Usatov's lessons in singing and manners ; I move towards success ; Moscow -- 6 : Petrograd ; I become an artist of the imperial theatres ; Dalsky ; First appearances at the Mariensky ; New acquaintances ; Hotel Palais Royal ; Nijny Novgorod and Manontov ; An Italian ballet troupe ; I join Mamontov's company at Moscow ; Pskovitianka ; Paris ; Marriage ; Boris Godounov ; Friendship with Stassov
  • 7 : My return to the imperial theatres ; First appearance in "Mefistofele" at La Scala, Milan ; Italian audiences ; Meetings with Arrigo Boito and Angelo Mazzini -- 8 : Return to Russia ; New Year's Eve at Yar's ; Working under difficulties ; Monte Carlo and Raoul Gunsbourg -- 9 : My first visit to America ; Diaghilev's seasons of Russian music in Paris ; "Boris Godounov" at La Scala ; "Khovanstchina" at the imperial theatres -- 10 : South America ; I sing in a London drawing-room ; "Mefistofele" at Orange ; My operatic debut in London ; English hospitality ; A meeting with the king ; Freedom in England ; "Don Quixote" ; Berlin and Ex-Kaiser Wilhelm ; August, 1914 -- 11 : Russia in wartime and revolution ; I leave home after seven years ; En route to England ; London once more! -- 12 : Return to America ; My first concert in New York ; "Boris" at the metropolitan ; American womanhood ; Impressions and experiences during subsequent American seasons ; California ; Christmas at sing-sing
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
5 pages 1., 345 pages
Lccn
27026978
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
frontispiece, plates portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)313453

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