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Description - Aspects of Wagner by Bryan Magee

The man whom W.H. Auden called 'perhaps the greatest genius that ever lived' has inspired extremes of adulation and loathing. In this penetrating analysis, Bryan Magee outlines the range and depth of Wagner's achievement, and shows how his sensational and erotic music expresses the repressed and highly charged contents of the psyche. He also examines Wagner's detailed stage directions, and the prose works in which he formulated his ideas, and sheds interesting new light on his anti-semitism. This new edition has been extensively revised. It includes a fresh chapter, 'Wagner as Music'.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780192840127
ISBN-10: 0192840126
Format: Paperback
(196mm x 128mm x 8mm)
Pages: 112
Imprint: Oxford Paperbacks
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 1-Sep-1988
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Bryan Magee

Writer, critic, broadcaster, author of Men of Ideas (OPB) and The Great Philosophers, Bryan Magee is Honorary Senior Research Fellow in the History of Ideas at King's College, London.

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