Publisher: Faber & Faber Ltd, London & Boston, 1994, 1st edition. Hardback with dustjacket, 594 pages, illus with b&w photographs. Cover and contents are in very good / excellent condition - clean, firm and bright throughout. The dustjacket is in good, clean condition with no tears, light shelfwear to top edge and spine extremities and some very light shelfwear / handling marks on front and back, including a couple of scuffs on gilt titling. A fascinating biography of this great conductor and composer, illustrated with a number of wonderful, intimate photographs.