JUSSI

By: Bjorling, Anna-Lisa, and Farkas, Andrew

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456pp., b/white, subject portrait frontispiece, plus unpaginated b/white halftone plate sections. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over lightly bumped spine. A faux subject signature in like silver on front board, else unmarked. Textblock pristine. B/white portrait illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally edgeworn, and has a minor, non-intrusive dampstain on verso (inner) surface. Such was the acclaim of Swedish tenor Jussi Bjorling (1911-1960) that the greatest tenor Enrico Caruso's widow Dorothy said to Jussi in 1951, "You are the only one worthy to wear his mantle - to bear Rico's crown . . . ". The contents of this first English language biography of Bjorling include: Prelims., Preface, Acks., 31 chapters, Postlude, Notes, Bibliography, Chronology, Index. Book weight approx. 1.15 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Title: JUSSI

Author Name: Bjorling, Anna-Lisa, and Farkas, Andrew

Categories: Music Biography, Biography & Autobiography,

Edition: Third Impression

Publisher: Portland, Oregon, U.S.A., Amadeus Press: 2000

ISBN Number: 1574670107

ISBN Number 13: 9781574670103

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012857

Keywords: Biography, Tenors (Singers), Sweden, Opera, Series: Amadeus Press Opera Biography Series, - No. 7, Bjorling, Jussi, 1911-1960