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Life of Giuseppe Verdi: A Book for Young People

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Informative and entertaining to older and young adults alike, this biography of Giuseppe Verdi, translated from the original Italian, was written by a contemporary of Verdi one year after the great composer’s death. Filled with anecdotes about the maestro, the book presents not only the details of Verdi’s life and accomplishments, but also lessons to be learned by young ...more
Kindle Edition, 125 pages
Published March 13th 2014 by Garis Knight
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Al Marsiglia
Oct 06, 2016 Al Marsiglia rated it it was amazing
Excellent history of a giant in the world of operatic music. Well written and translated.
Garis Knight
May 27, 2014 Garis Knight rated it really liked it
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In the spirit of full disclosure I am the publisher of this book. My rating reflects my honest opinion as a reader.

A short biography of Verdi told by a contemporary one year after Verdi's death. The book was written with young people in mind and thus, is written in a simple style. It also contains the occasional advice about imitating Verdi's diligence, honesty, simplicity, etc., but it is a complete in the details of his life and works and can be enjoyed by adults as well. I particularly enjoye
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