Considered one of the most famous women— ever, the life and career of Maria Callas continued to mesmerize fans globally, as evident by the constant publishing of new books, as well as regular releases of remastered music by the legendary opera diva.
This month, Roads Publishing will release a new book called The Definitive Maria Callas: The Life of a Diva in Unseen Pictures and has been called a “lavish visual biography” with never-before published images of Callas.
The publisher worked closely with the Fondaziono Proge Marzotto, the Italian arts trust which acquired the archive of the Greek American singer in 2013. Karl van Zoggel, President of the Maria Callas International Club was also intimately involved in the book.
The Definitive Maria Callas: The Life of a Diva in Unseen Pictures showcases never-before-seen intimate letters, personal photographs and Callas’ private collection of recipes.
The publisher calls the book “A comprehensive and joyous exploration of the life and work of Maria Callas, it is the perfect book for opera aficionados and casual admirers alike.”