Chopin: Prince of the Romantics

Chopin: Prince of the Romantics

by Adam Zamoyski

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780007341856
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 02/28/2011
Pages: 356
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Illustrations ix

Preface xi

1 A Prodigy Restrained 1

2 School Days 17

3 Musical Genius 28

4 Adolescent Passions 43

5 Vienna 62

6 Romantic Paris 79

7 Pianist à la Mode 96

8 Second Love 112

9 Art and Politics 130

10 Love Above All 153

11 Conjugal Life 177

12 The Church of Chopin 200

13 The End of the Affair 219

14 An Ugly Fracas 244

15 London and Scotland 261

16 The Jealousy of Heaven 283

Appendix A List of Chopin's Works 298

Appendix B The Case of the 'Chopin-Potocka Letters' 303

Notes 310

Sources 338

Index 349

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