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Finally: a good book on historical vampirism in the 18th century

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , on 28 March 2017 by delclem
vamp copyThomas M. Bohn: Der Vampir. Ein europäischer Mythos. Köln, Weimar, Wien: Böhlau 2016. 368 S. Review in German

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“The Europeans, no 8: Haydn”

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , , , , , , on 30 March 2013 by delclem


“The Austrian composer bridged the transition from writing music for patrons to writing for a paying audience” and “became one of Europe’s most respected composers in his day.” >text from THE EUROPEANS series (c) THE IRISH TIMES, 2013