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Tannhauser

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What can explain Wagner's obsession with Tannhauser, which he first conceived in 1845 and still considered unfinished at his death in 1883? Describing of the struggle of a man torn between erotic love and spiritual fulfilment, the opera contains the kernels of all his later works: man's need for love and artistic satisfaction, his desire for an existence beyond death, the operation of memory and the nature of madness. The essays in this volume examine the legends which Wagner chose to weave into his text, while Carolyn ...

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Tannhäuser
2015, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781517795382

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Tannhäuser
2012, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN-13: 9781480041707

German

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Tannhauser
2011, Overture Publishing, Richmond

ISBN-13: 9780714544403

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Tannhauser
1988, Calder Publications, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780714541471

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Tannhauser
Philipp Reclam Jun Verlag GmbH, Ditzingen

ISBN-13: 9783150056363

German

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