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Title:
Dvořák and his world
Author:
Beckerman, Michael Brim, 1951-
Publication Information:
Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, [1993]

©1993
Physical Description:
x, 284 : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Reversing the critical tradition: innovation, modernity, and ideology in the work and career of Antonín Dvořák / Leon Botstein -- Dvořák and Brahms: a chronicle, an interpretation / David Beveridge -- Dvořák and the New World: a concentrated moment / Joseph Horowitz -- Dvořák: the operas / Jan Smaczny -- The master's little joke: Antonín Dvořák and the mask of nation / Michael Beckerman -- Reviews and criticisms from Dvořák's American years: artices by Henry Krehbiel, James Huneker, H. L. Mencken, and James Creelman -- Letters from Dvořák's American period: a selection of unpublished correspondence received by Dvořák in the United States -- Antonín Dvořák: a biographical sketch / Herman Krigar ; translated by Susan Gillespie ; with critical commentary by Jarmil Burghauser -- Dvořák in the Czech press: unpublished reviews and criticism / translated by Tatiana Firkušný -- A discussion of two tone poems based on texts by Karel Jaromir Erben: The wood dove and The golden spinning wheel / Leoš Janáček ; translated by Tatiana Firkušný.
ISBN:
9780691033860

9780691000978
Format :
Book