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Monsieur de Saint-George

virtuoso, swordsman, revolutionary, a legendary life rediscovered

by Alain GueМЃdeМЃ

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Published by Picador in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France
    • Subjects:
    • Saint-Georges, Joseph Boulogne, chevalier de, d. 1799.,
    • Nobility -- France -- Biography.,
    • Musicians -- France -- Biography.,
    • Racially mixed people -- France -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes discography (p. 275-278), bibliographical references (p. 279-281), and index.

      StatementAlain Guédé ; translated from the French by Gilda M. Roberts.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDC137.5.S35 G8413 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 292 p. :
      Number of Pages292
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3686423M
      ISBN 100312309279
      LC Control Number2003049888

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