Chopin: a new biography

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 1980 - Music - 374 pages
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User Review  - stevage - LibraryThing

An enjoyable, well-researched, restrained biography, with a particular focus on day-to-day life, friendships, relationships and the business of being a 19th century celebrity. Zamoyski takes care not ... Read full review

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User Review  - Dylan Treger - Goodreads

This book is tedious to read and provides over excess details of Chopin's life, but it also provides the most complete description, analysis, and documentation of the composer's life. Worked great for my research paper. Read full review


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The Warsaw Conservatoire

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About the author (1980)

Adam Zamoyski was born in New York, was educated at Oxford, & lives in London. His other books include biographies of Chopin & Paderewski & a history of Poland.

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