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Bohemian Fifths: An Autobiography - Hans Werner Henze

London: Faber & Faber, 1998, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper.

Illustrated by way of: Black & White Photographs;

From the cover: “The German composer, Hans Werner Henze, presents an account of his life and of the creative process and performances of his music. The book documents his engagement with socialist politics following his upbringing in Nazi Germany, his exuberant personal life, his friendships with Stravinsky, Walton and Visconti, his collaborations with Auden, Edward Bons and Enzensberger, and his attitude to and relations with other composers.”


Foreword or introduction by Stewart Spencer. Size: 9½" x 6¼". Black boards with Silver titling to the Spine. [IX] 512 pages.
£15.50