Biography & Autobiography

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  1. Romanian Gymnastics

    Romanian Gymnastics [Paperback]

    Dr. Kurt Treptow(Author); Nicolae Vieru(Introduction)

    $24.99

    ISBN: 9781592110483
    Published by : Center for Romanian Studies
    Since Nadia Comăneci captured the hearts of the world with her amazing performance at the 1976 Olympic Games in Montreal, one that would change the sport of gymnastics forever, Romania has been known throughout the world for its remarkable su... .... Learn More
  2. Thomas Becket

    Thomas Becket: murder and the making of a saint [Hardback]

    Lloyd de Beer(Author); Naomi Speakman(Author)

    $60.00

    ISBN: 9780714128382
    Published by : British Museum
    Marking the 850th anniversary of his dramatic murder, this major exhibition and book presents Becket’s tumultuous journey from a merchant's son to Archbishop of Canterbury, and from a revered saint in death to a ‘traitor’ in the ... .... Learn More
  3. Gerald Finzi's Letters, 1915-1956

    Gerald Finzi's Letters, 1915-1956 [Hardback]

    Diana McVeagh(Editor)

    $99.00

    ISBN: 9781783275724
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Gerald Finzi's (1901-1956) masterpiece is the radiant and touching cantata Dies Natalis. He is also highly regarded for his Thomas Hardy song-settings, for his Intimations of Immortality, and for his fine cello and clarinet concertos... .... Learn More
  4. In My Own Time

    In My Own Time: An Autobiography [Hardback]

    Humphrey Burton(Author)

    $34.95

    ISBN: 9781783274819
    Published by : Boydell Press
    Sir Humphrey Burton is one of Britain's most influential post-war music and arts broadcasters. Witty, humorous and full of humanity, Burton's account presents us with never before recorded perspectives on the world of British cultural broadcasting... .... Learn More
  5. Georgina Weldon

    Georgina Weldon: The Fearless Life of a Victorian Celebrity [Hardback]

    Joanna Martin(Author)

    $39.95

    ISBN: 9781783275823
    Published by : Boydell Press
    For more than a decade in the second half of the nineteenth century Georgina Weldon (1837-1914) was one of the most famous women in England. Weldon was an exceptional self-publicist, intelligent and utterly convinced that she was always in the rig... .... Learn More
  6. The Universe Behind Barbed Wire

    The Universe Behind Barbed Wire: Memoirs of a Ukrainian Soviet Dissident [Hardback]

    Myroslav Marynovych(Author); Zoya Hayuk(Author); Katherine Younger(Author); Zoya Hayuk(Translator); Katherine Younger(Editor); Timothy Snyder(Foreword)

    $39.95

    ISBN: 9781580469814
    Published by : University of Rochester Press
    Series: Rochester Studies in East and Central Europe
    Volume: 26
    This memoir by a prominent Ukrainian dissident, now in English translation, offers a unique account that spans the entire postwar period, from the author's childhood in newly Soviet western Ukraine and coming of age within the Communist system to ... .... Learn More
  7. The Book of Geoffroi de Charny

    The Book of Geoffroi de Charny: with the Livre Charny [Hardback]

    Ian Wilson(Author); Nigel Bryant(Author); Nigel Bryant(Editor)

    $95.00

    ISBN: 9781783275854
    Published by : Boydell Press
    The poem known as the Livre Charny (Charny's Book), by the fourteenth-century French knight Geoffroi de Charny, has never been published, Nigel Bryant's brilliant new translation of this long-neglected poem, based on a hitherto overlooked o... .... Learn More
  8. Arnold Schoenberg and Egon Wellesz

    Arnold Schoenberg and Egon Wellesz: A Fraught Relationship [Paperback]

    Bojan Bujic(Author); Christopher Wintle(Author); Christopher Wintle(Editor)

    $24.95

    ISBN: 9780993198380
    Published by : Plumbago Books
    Egon Wellesz studied music only briefly with Arnold Schoenberg but remained forever captivated by his personality. Yet, unlike Alban Berg or Anton Webern, he never wholly succumbed to his master but developed his own style: in the1920s he emerged ... .... Learn More
  9. Arnold Schoenberg and Egon Wellesz

    Arnold Schoenberg and Egon Wellesz: A Fraught Relationship [Hardback]

    Bojan Bujic(Author); Christopher Wintle(Author); Christopher Wintle(Editor)

    $65.00

    ISBN: 9780993198373
    Published by : Plumbago Books
    Egon Wellesz studied music only briefly with Arnold Schoenberg but remained forever captivated by his personality. Yet, unlike Alban Berg or Anton Webern, he never wholly succumbed to his master but developed his own style: in the1920s he emerged ... .... Learn More
  10. The Correspondence of Thomas Stephens

    The Correspondence of Thomas Stephens: Revolutionising Welsh Scholarship in the Mid-Nineteenth Century through Knowledge Exchange [Paperback]

    Adam Coward(Author)

    $29.95

    ISBN: 9781891271304
    Published by : Celtic Studies Publications
    Series: Celtic Studies Publications
    Volume: 23
    Thomas Stephens was one of the most significant and controversial nineteenth-century Welsh scholars. His Literature of the Kymry (1849) was the first work to apply modern critical scholarship to medieval Welsh literature. Throughout his career, he... .... Learn More

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