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Vernon, Roland 1961-

Overview
Works: 34 works in 176 publications in 8 languages and 6,869 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Juvenile works  Fiction  Suspense fiction  History  Detective and mystery fiction  Action and adventure fiction  Historical fiction 
Roles: Author, Creator
Classifications: ML3930.M9, 780.92
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Roland Vernon
Introducing Mozart by Roland Vernon( Book )

21 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the life of the eighteenth-century Austrian composer, from his acclaim as a child prodigy through his prolific musical career to his early death in 1791 at age thirty-five
Introducing Bach by Roland Vernon( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 883 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the childhood and early musical training of the prolific eighteenth-century German composer as well as the influences and historical events that shaped his adult life
Introducing Beethoven by Roland Vernon( Book )

15 editions published between 1994 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the composer and the influences and historical events that shaped his life
Introducing Gershwin by Roland Vernon( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 806 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Looks at influences and historical events affecting the life of the American Jewish composer - Time chart
Introducing Vivaldi by Roland Vernon( Book )

14 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 684 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the life and times of eighteenth-century Italian composer and violinist, Antonio Vivaldi. Suggested level: primary, intermediate
Introducing Stravinsky by Roland Vernon( Book )

17 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of the twentieth-century composer from Russia who spent most of his life in France and the United States and who wrote a wide variety of works, from ballets to symphonies
Introducing Chopin by Roland Vernon( Book )

7 editions published between 1996 and 2002 in English and held by 635 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the life and work of the Polish composer who wrote music for the piano
Introducing Verdi by Roland Vernon( Book )

11 editions published between 1996 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the historical events and influences that shaped the life of the Italian composer Giuseppe Verdi
Star in the east : Krishnamurti, the invention of a Messiah by Roland Vernon( Book )

15 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dark enchantment by Roland Vernon( Book )

8 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 162 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Greece, 1869. Godwin Tudor, a young English photographer recently arrived in Athens, is intrigued by the mysterious and maverick British landowner Edgar Brooke, whose vast estate dominates the island of Pyroxenia. Whilst visiting Brooke's remote home, Godwin is enchanted by the breaktaking landscape and captivated by his host's capricious young daughter. But all is not quite as idyllic as it seems. Inadvertently drawn into a terrifying international incident, Godwin does his best to play the diplomat. But consequences prove more devastating than he can imagine
The good wife's castle by Roland Vernon( Book )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piet Steyn and Granville St Clair happen both to be out walking at dawn on a country lane when they unintentionally become joint witnesses of a domestic tragedy. There is one aspect of what they see that morning which they feel compelled to keep secret - a decision that will later have appalling repercussions for them both
Chopin by Roland Vernon( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This series looks at the influences and historical events that shaped the lives of the great composers. Illustrated in full-color, making use of contemporary works of art, these books provide an essential introduction to the lives of those who produced some of the world's most enduring music
The maestro's voice by Roland Vernon( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York, 1926. Rocco Campobello, the great tenor u one of the most revered entertainers in the world u collapses on stage
Xiao bang by Wei nong( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ba ha by Wei nong( Book )

3 editions published between 1998 and 2007 in Chinese and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jin ru zuo qu jia de shi jie by Roland Vernon( Book )

9 editions published in 1998 in Chinese and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nagy zeneszerzők élete : Vivaldi, Bach, Mozart, Beethoven by Roland Vernon( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in Hungarian and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Star in the East : the story of Jiddu Krishnamurti by Roland Vernon( Book )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John McCormack (1884-1945), Claudia Muzio (1889-1936) by Roland Vernon( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

20th century pop culture set by Roland Vernon( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Roland Vernon Writer

Vernón, Rolánt

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Introducing BachIntroducing BeethovenIntroducing GershwinIntroducing VivaldiIntroducing StravinskyIntroducing ChopinIntroducing VerdiStar in the east : Krishnamurti, the invention of a Messiah