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Charles Jennens: The Man Behind Handel's Messiah - Ruth Smith

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Librettist of some of Handel’s greatest oratorios, Charles Jennens was also a pioneering Shakespeare editor, a generous benefactor and friend, a political outsider and a complex personality. With over 60 illustrations, many never previously published, this is the first ever biography of the man who originated Handel’s Messiah.