Gustav Mahler: Letters to his Wife is undoubtedly the best way to understand Mahler as a man and as a composer: in his own words, intimately detailing his inner world to his wife, Alma. 'Are Collected Letters a superior form of biography? When as numerous and meticulously edited as these of Gustav Mahler, when they provide a time capsule ride back to the last days of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the answer must be yes . . . This remarkable book is unputdownable, even for a non-Mahlerite.' Literary Review 'The letters are ...

Gustav Mahler: Letters to his Wife 2005, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571212095


Mass-market paperback

Gustav Mahler: Letters to His Wife 2004, Cornell University Press, Ithaca

ISBN-13: 9780801443404