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Percy Grainger / John Bird
Bib ID 1196509
Format BookBook
Author
Bird, John
 
Edition New ed. 
Description New York : Oxford University Press, 1999 
x, 379 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., ports. 
ISBN 0198166524 (acid-free paper) (hardback) (hardbackUSA1999)
0868195707 (paperback Aust.1998)
Full contents
  • Prefatory Note / Benjamin Britten and Peter Pears
  • Appreciation / Leopold Stokowski
  • 1. 'Bubbles'
  • 2. Doctors and Dustbin Lids
  • 3. 'Perks' Joins the Frankfurt Gang
  • 4. Saint and Sinner
  • 5. Grettir the Strong Flexes his Muscles
  • 6. 'The years before the war were Hell'
  • 7. The Twisted Genius and the Dinkum Aussie
  • 8. Packed Houses and Zulu Warriors
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references, discographies, and index.

Subjects Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961.  |  Composers -- Biography.

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