The First Biography
ISBN10: 1574670069 ISBN13: 9781574670066 Contributors: Cooper, Barry (Editor); Pauly, Reinhard G. (Translator) Publisher: Amadeus Pr Published: Apr 1 1996 Pages: 196 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 7.50" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.80" Language: English
Available for the first time in English, this biography, published in Prague only a few months after the composer's death, provides a contemporary view of the man and musician. Eminent Beethoven scholar Barry Cooper puts this curious work into perspective, clarifying inaccuracies in the original 19th-century text.