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Biography: arts & entertainment

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Sargent's Women: Four Lives Behind the Canvas

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Sargent's Women: Four Lives Behind the Canvas

Donna M. Lucey

Individual artists, art monographs; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Advocate - Biography

Hardback

The fascinating backstories of four women painted by John Singer Sargent come alive in this seductive, multi-layered biography.... [more]

$42.95

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Vivienne Westwood

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Vivienne Westwood

Vivienne Westwood, Ian Kelly

Fashion & textiles: design; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The authorized life story of Dame Vivienne Westwood, told for the first time. [more]

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George Lucas: A Life

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George Lucas: A Life

Brian Jay Jones

Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Science fiction

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George Lucas' life, his art, and the making of his cinematic empire. [more]

$22.99

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Goodbye Christopher Robin: A. A. Milne and the Making of Winnie-the-Pooh

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Goodbye Christopher Robin: A. A. Milne and the Making of Winnie-the-Pooh...

Ann Thwaite

Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Memoirs; Children's literature studies: general; Advocate - Biography

Paperback

Goodbye Christopher Robin: A.A. Milne and the Making of Winnie-the-Pooh is drawn from Ann Thwaite's acclaimed biography of... [more]

$19.99

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Little Me: My life from A-Z

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Little Me: My life from A-Z

Matt Lucas

Individual actors & performers; Television; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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The hilarious, heart-warming and tear-jerking memoir from one of Britain's best-loved comedians and actors, Matt Lucas [more]

$32.99

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How to be Champion: My Autobiography

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How to be Champion: My Autobiography

Sarah Millican

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Sarah Millican's autobiography will make you laugh, feel normal and probably sniff your leggings. [more]

$32.99

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High Voltage: The Life of Angus Young

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High Voltage: The Life of Angus Young

Jeff Apter

Music; Heavy Metal music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

<strong>High Voltage is the first biography to focus exclusively on Angus. It tells of his remarkable rise from working-class... [more]

$34.99

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Tex

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Tex

Tex Perkins

Music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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The autobiography of Australian rock 'n' roll legend, Tex Perkins. [more]

$34.99

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Working Class Boy

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Working Class Boy

Jimmy Barnes

Rock & Pop music; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Long before Cold Chisel, long before 'Barnesy', there was the true story of James Dixon Swan A household name, an Australian... [more]

$32.99

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Charlatan: The Dishonest Life and Dishonoured Loves of Thomas Guthrie Carr

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Charlatan: The Dishonest Life and Dishonoured Loves of Thomas Guthrie Carr...

Catherine Jinks

Conjuring & magic; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment; True crime; Hypnosis

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$32.99

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Grant & I

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Grant & I

Robert Forster

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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The Go-Betweens, one of Australia&rsquo;s most talented and influential bands, very nearly wasn&rsquo;t. Grant McLennan didn&rsquo;t... [more]

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

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Gone: A Girl, a Violin, a Life Unstrung

Min Kym

String instruments; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

'All my life my Stradivarius had been waiting for me, as I had been waiting... [more]

$32.99

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Not All Superheroes Wear Capes

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Not All Superheroes Wear Capes

Quentin Kenihan

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Coping with disability

Paperback

Quentin Kenihan is living proof that superheroes don't need capes, just the right attitude. FOREWORD BY RAY MARTIN [more]

$32.99

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American Titan: Searching for John Wayne

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American Titan: Searching for John Wayne

Marc Eliot

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

From the veteran New York Times bestselling biographer comes a major, in-depth look at one of the most enduring American icons... [more]

$24.99  $10.00

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David Mamet: A Life in the Theatre

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David Mamet: A Life in the Theatre

Ira B. Nadel

Theatre: individual actors & directors; Theatre direction & production; Film, TV & Radio; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

This comprehensive biography uses extensive theater and film archives to reveal Mamet's ideas on writing, acting, and directing,... [more]

$47.95  $15.00

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Lou Reed: A Life

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Lou Reed: A Life

Anthony DeCurtis

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The essential biography of the Velvet Underground singer and New York legend [more]

$32.99

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Drawing Masterclass: 100 Creative Techniques of Great Artists

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Drawing Masterclass: 100 Creative Techniques of Great Artists

Guy Noble

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Art techniques & principles; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Gorgeously illustrated and practical, this guide to the art of drawing employs a close analysis of great works to reveal techniques... [more]

$39.99

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Ed Sheeran: A Visual Journey

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Ed Sheeran: A Visual Journey

Ed Sheeran, Phillip Butah

Music; Rock & Pop music; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Take one acclaimed singer-songwriter and pair him with one of the most talented young artists of his generation and what... [more]

$24.99

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Kenneth Clark: Life, Art and Civilisation

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Kenneth Clark: Life, Art and Civilisation

James Stourton

History of Art & Design Styles; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A SUNDAY TIMES ART BOOK OF THE YEARA SPECTATOR BOOK OF THE YEARAN ECONOMIST BOOK OF THE YEARA NEW YORK TIMES ART BOOK OF THE... [more]

$24.99

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What Does This Button Do?

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What Does This Button Do?

Bruce Dickinson

Music; Heavy Metal music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The first print run of the UK hardback edition will have black sprayed edges. In order to guarantee your copy, pre-order before... [more]

$34.99

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The Complete Zaha Hadid: Expanded and Updated

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The Complete Zaha Hadid: Expanded and Updated

Aaron Betsky

Architecture; Individual architects & architectural firms; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

This expanded and up-to-date volume showcases Zaha Hadid's remarkable and inspiring work over the course of her career [more]

$50.00

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Being Elvis: A Lonely Life

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Being Elvis: A Lonely Life

Ray Connolly

Music; Blues; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

The intimate yet unsparing biography of the world's first and most iconic rock star. [more]

$22.99

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Born A Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood

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Born A Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood

Trevor Noah

Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Humour

Paperback

One of the comedy world's fastest-rising stars ('SLICK, INTELLIGENT AND BLISSFULLY FUNNY' Time Out) tells his hilarious and... [more]

$22.99

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David Bowie: A Life

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David Bowie: A Life

Dylan Jones

Music; Rock & Pop music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Dylan Jones's engrossing, magisterial biography of David Bowie is unlike any Bowie story ever written. [more]

$35.00

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Garsington Revisited: The Legend of Lady Ottoline Morrell Brought Up-to-Date

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Garsington Revisited: The Legend of Lady Ottoline Morrell Brought Up-to-Date...

Sandra Jobson Darroch

Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Garsington Revisited, a new book updating the legend of the flamboyant benefactor of the arts, Lady Ottoline Morrell. This... [more]

$45.00

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