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The Parisian worlds of Frédéric Chopin, William G. Atwood

Label
The Parisian worlds of Frédéric Chopin
Title
The Parisian worlds of Frédéric Chopin
Statement of responsibility
William G. Atwood
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fleeing his native Warsaw, Chopin stopped in Paris in 1831 and stayed there until his death. The author "re-creates the Paris that Chopin knew, providing vivid details about its places, people, and politics, and showing how these affected [Chopin].--Jacket
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1932-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Atwood, William G.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.C54
LC item number
A78 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chopin, Frédéric
  • Chopin, Frédéric
  • Chopin, Frédéric
  • Chopin, Frédéric
  • Chopin, Frédéric
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris (France)
  • Paris
  • France
  • Music
  • Music
  • Musique
  • Leefwijze
  • Maatschappij
  • Kunstenaars
  • Musikleben
  • Manners and customs
  • Music
Label
The Parisian worlds of Frédéric Chopin, William G. Atwood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-447) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Paris à la Galignani: an Anglo-Italian guide to the French capital for the English-speaking tourist -- Polish Parisians: a people in exile -- From citizen-king to prince-president: France as a "bourgeois-cracy" -- Society and salon: a "who's tout" of le tout Paris -- Pox Britannica: the great epidemic of anglomania -- Musical currents along the Seine: from concert halls to dance halls -- Opera: a vocal art and social spectacle -- Bohemia and the demimonde: two operas in the making -- Penning a profit: literature becomes lucrative -- Stage by stage: the evolution of theatrical taste from the battle of "Hernani" to the reign of Rachel -- Delacroix, Daumier, and daguerre: A "3-D" view of art -- "A votre santé!": coping with poultices, purges, and the Parisian medical profession -- Visions of a better world: searching for utopia from Menilmontant to the Rue Vanneau -- The big shadow of the little corporal: Napoléon becomes a legend -- Epilogue: obituary and funeral of Frédéric Chopin -- Appendix. The Paris residence of Frédéric Chopin
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
470 pages
Isbn
9780300077735
Lccn
99027886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41070980
  • (OCoLC)ocm41070980
Label
The Parisian worlds of Frédéric Chopin, William G. Atwood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 417-447) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Paris à la Galignani: an Anglo-Italian guide to the French capital for the English-speaking tourist -- Polish Parisians: a people in exile -- From citizen-king to prince-president: France as a "bourgeois-cracy" -- Society and salon: a "who's tout" of le tout Paris -- Pox Britannica: the great epidemic of anglomania -- Musical currents along the Seine: from concert halls to dance halls -- Opera: a vocal art and social spectacle -- Bohemia and the demimonde: two operas in the making -- Penning a profit: literature becomes lucrative -- Stage by stage: the evolution of theatrical taste from the battle of "Hernani" to the reign of Rachel -- Delacroix, Daumier, and daguerre: A "3-D" view of art -- "A votre santé!": coping with poultices, purges, and the Parisian medical profession -- Visions of a better world: searching for utopia from Menilmontant to the Rue Vanneau -- The big shadow of the little corporal: Napoléon becomes a legend -- Epilogue: obituary and funeral of Frédéric Chopin -- Appendix. The Paris residence of Frédéric Chopin
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
470 pages
Isbn
9780300077735
Lccn
99027886
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)41070980
  • (OCoLC)ocm41070980

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