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Lyrics

Richard Matheson

Publisher: RosettaBooks

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Summary

Collected song lyrics penned by the celebrated author of What Dreams May Come and Bid Time Return. Few of Richard Matheson’s readers know that he had hopes for writing popular music. At a very early age, Matheson taught himself how to write sheet music, but his family could not afford the supplies and so he had to give up composition. But music never left his mind and when Matheson found a creative new outlet through his writing (cheaper than music, requiring only a pencil and paper), he quickly began composing both prose stories as well as poetry. He picked up music composition again at the age of seventeen, adding music to his poems. Here in Lyrics are the compositions that Matheson created, in publication for the very first time.
Available since: 05/25/2011.
Print length: 65 pages.

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