Sheila Fitzpatrick: Mozart, 5 July 2007
Show More Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: A Biography by Piero Melograni, translated by Lydia Cochrane.
Chicago, 300 pp., £19, December 2006, 0 226 51956 2Show More
Mozart: The First Biography by Franz Niemetschek, translated by Helen Mautner.
Berghahn, 77 pp., £17.50, November 2006, 1 84545 231 3Show More
Mozart’s Women: His Family, His Friends, His Music by Jane Glover.
Pan, 406 pp., £7.99, April 2006, 0 330 41858 0Show More
“... when the author was a Prague professor of philosophy undoubtedly well schooled in rhetoric. Both Piero Melograni and Jane Glover sidestep the issue of transcendence. Melograni, like Niemetschek, is an academic: an Italian political scientist whose best-known scholarly work is Lenin and the Myth of World ...”