This book, prepared by one of the world's premier Elgar scholars, draws from over ten thousand letters to present a comprehensive and compelling picture of Elgar and his times. Moore has selected letters to and from a wide range of acquaintances and friends/family members, great literary and musical figures, those people "pictured" in the Enigma Variations, to provide a fascinating record of over fifty years of a great, creative life. VG hardback copy. Dust jacket has slight fading on spine. Inscribed by the author on the title page. 524 pages. Shipping Category: Book/Large Score.