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The Resource The baroness : the search for Nica, the rebellious Rothschild, Hannah Rothschild

The baroness : the search for Nica, the rebellious Rothschild, Hannah Rothschild

Label
The baroness : the search for Nica, the rebellious Rothschild
Title
The baroness
Title remainder
the search for Nica, the rebellious Rothschild
Statement of responsibility
Hannah Rothschild
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A biography of the author's great-aunt, jazz patroness Nica de Koenigswarter, drawing on family records to examine the traditions that shaped her youth, her marriage to Baron Jules de Koenigswarter, and her role in supporting the New York jazz world
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Rothschild, Hannah
Dewey number
  • 781.65092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
ML429.K72
LC item number
R68 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Koenigswarter, Pannonica de
  • Monk, Thelonious
  • Rothschild family
  • Women music patrons
  • Music patrons
  • Jazz
Label
The baroness : the search for Nica, the rebellious Rothschild, Hannah Rothschild
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published, in slightly different form, in ... the United Kingdom by Virago Press, ... London, in 2012"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
  • Includes filmography (p. 265-267), bibliographical references (p. 259-264), and index
  • "A selection of songs written for or inspired by Nica": p. 253
Contents
The other one -- Queen of the fleas -- The rose of Hungary -- Fight, flee, flounder -- Long, dark prison -- Rothschildiana -- The butterfly and the blues -- Pure pre-war perfection -- The Commander-in-Chief -- You're the top -- Stormy weather -- Pistol-packing mama -- Take the A-train -- Black, brown and beige -- A blast -- Loneliest Monk -- Black bitch, white bitch -- Bird -- Pannonica -- Strange fruit -- Blood, sweat and tears -- Gotten me crazy -- Luvya -- 'Round midnight -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn798058739
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First American ed.
Extent
285 p.
Isbn
9780307961983
Lccn
2012036881
Other physical details
ill., geneal. table, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)798058739
Label
The baroness : the search for Nica, the rebellious Rothschild, Hannah Rothschild
Publication
Note
"Originally published, in slightly different form, in ... the United Kingdom by Virago Press, ... London, in 2012"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
  • Includes filmography (p. 265-267), bibliographical references (p. 259-264), and index
  • "A selection of songs written for or inspired by Nica": p. 253
Contents
The other one -- Queen of the fleas -- The rose of Hungary -- Fight, flee, flounder -- Long, dark prison -- Rothschildiana -- The butterfly and the blues -- Pure pre-war perfection -- The Commander-in-Chief -- You're the top -- Stormy weather -- Pistol-packing mama -- Take the A-train -- Black, brown and beige -- A blast -- Loneliest Monk -- Black bitch, white bitch -- Bird -- Pannonica -- Strange fruit -- Blood, sweat and tears -- Gotten me crazy -- Luvya -- 'Round midnight -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn798058739
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First American ed.
Extent
285 p.
Isbn
9780307961983
Lccn
2012036881
Other physical details
ill., geneal. table, ports.
System control number
(OCoLC)798058739

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