Boyden Matthew: Richard Strauss
Book Number: 076120
Weidenfeld And Nicolson London 1999 431 pages. Book and Jacket appear to have hardly been read and are both in Fine condition throughout. Richard Strauss Was One Of The Most Successful Composers In The History Of Music. For Sixty Of His Eighty-five Years-during Which He Lived Threough The Unification And Destruction Of Modern Germany, Two World Wars, The Collapse Of Monarchism, The Failure Of Republicanism And The Triump Of Fascism-he Was Germany's Most Popular Living Composer, Enjoying Huge Celebrity, Vast Wealth And Unequalled Adulation.