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Intimate Letters By Leos Janacek

Intimate Letters
by Leos Janacek

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A selection of letters between the Czech composer Leos Janacek and Kamila Stosslova, supported by a diary of meetings between the two and a decoding of the erotic references in the letters. The book aims to throw light on the nature of Janacek's genius, as well as to chronicle their relationship.
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Intimate Letters: Leos Janacek to Kamila Stosslova by Leos Janacek

In 1927 the Czech composer Leos Janacek met Kamila Stosslova on holiday at Luhacovice, a spa resort in Moravia. He was 63 and locked in a loveless marriage; she was 26. After the holiday Janacek began writing to Kamila and the correspondence continued until his death. This volume collects a selection of their letters, supported by a diary of meetings between the two and a decoding of the erotic references in the letters. It aims to throw light on the nature of Janacek's creative genius, as well as to chronicle their relationship.

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GOR002636815
Intimate Letters: Leos Janacek to Kamila Stosslova by Leos Janacek
Leos Janacek
Used - Very Good
Hardback
Faber & Faber
1994-09-26
400
0571144667
9780571144662
N/A
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