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Aardman: An Epic Journey: Taken One Frame at a Time

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Aardman: An Epic Journey: Taken One Frame at a Time

Peter Lord, Dave Sproxton, Nick Park, Aardman Animations Ltd

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: business & industry; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The fascinating and funny behind-the-scenes story of claymation experts Aardman Animations, from humble beginnings to Hollywood,... [more]

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The Astounding Illustrated History of Fantasy and Horror

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The Astounding Illustrated History of Fantasy and Horror

Flame Tree Studio, Roger Luckhurst, Mike Ashley

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Illustration & commercial art; Films, movies & cinema; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Hardback

Companion title to The Astounding Illustrated History of Science Fiction this new book reflects the same roots in Gothic literature... [more]

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Renoir: Father and Son: Painting and Cinema

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Renoir: Father and Son: Painting and Cinema

Anne Distel

Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography

Hardback

Beloved impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir left a vibrant legacy that influenced the life and films of his... [more]

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Around the World in 80 Record Stores: A Guide to the Best Vinyl Emporiums on the Planet

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Around the World in 80 Record Stores: A Guide to the Best Vinyl Emporiums...

Marcus Barnes

Music

Hardback

Revealing the best places on the planet to buy records, this is a must-read for all vinyl lovers, crate diggers, and music... [more]

$24.99

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The Downtown Pop Underground

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The Downtown Pop Underground

Kembrew McLeod

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Music; History of the Americas; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Social & cultural history

Hardback

A vibrant history of the artists and performers of downtown New York in the 1960s and 70s draws on interviews with notables... [more]

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Beastie Boys Book

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Beastie Boys Book

Michael Diamond, Adam Horovitz

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

Hardback

Formed as a New York City hardcore band in 1981, Beastie Boys struck an unlikely path to global hip hop superstardom. [more]

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Change-Makers: The pin-up book of pioneers, troublemakers and radicals

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Change-Makers: The pin-up book of pioneers, troublemakers and radicals

Matilda Dixon-Smith

Film, TV & Radio; Popular culture; Political activism; Inventions & inventors; Gift books; Children's & Educational

Hardback

Celebrate 50 of the world's sexiest brains - people who have changed the... [more]

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The First Time: Tracks and Tales from Music Legends

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The First Time: Tracks and Tales from Music Legends

Matt Everitt

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Each interview is followed by an artist-inspired playlist. [more]

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Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy

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Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy

Amy Ratcliffe

Comic book & cartoon art; Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Hardback

An inspiring and beautifully illustrated celebration of a galaxy of women across the Star Wars saga, featuring 75 profiles... [more]

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

Darcey Bussell

Photographs: portraits; Theatre Studies; Ballet; Memoirs

Hardback

The first book from Darcey Bussell in over six years, retired darling of the British Ballet and beloved judge of Strictly... [more]

$60.00

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Tchaikovsky: The Man Revealed

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Tchaikovsky: The Man Revealed

John Suchet

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A tortured genius, a sensitive soul, a great composer burdened by the weight of his private desires [more]

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Stages: A Memoir

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Stages: A Memoir

Reg Livermore

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A warm, witty and intimate memoir from one of the greats of Australian theatre. [more]

$32.99

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Led Zeppelin All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track

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Led Zeppelin All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track

Jean-Michel Guesdon, Philippe Margotin

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

A deep dive into the innovative recording history of Led Zeppelin, in this newest addition to the fan-favorite All the Songs... [more]

$69.99

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A Pop Up Guide to Hogwarts (Harry Potter)

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A Pop Up Guide to Hogwarts (Harry Potter)

Matthew Reinhart

Film, TV & Radio; Fantasy; Fiction-related items; Pop-up & lift-the-flap books

Hardback

A 3D masterpiece celebrating Harry Potter's Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from New York Times best-selling pop-up... [more]

$99.99

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Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down: Official Behind The Scenes Companion

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Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down: Official Behind The Scenes Companion...

Gina McIntyre

Television; Fiction-related items

Hardback

A journey deep into the story of Stranger Things, this definitive behind-the-scenes companion reveals every aspect of the... [more]

$49.99

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Labyrinth: A Detective Investigates the Murders of Tupac Shakur and Notorious B.I.G., the Implication of Death Row Records' Suge Knight, and the Origins of the Los Angeles Police Scandal

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Labyrinth: A Detective Investigates the Murders of Tupac Shakur and Notorious...

Randall Sullivan

Rap & Hip-Hop; True crime; Fiction & Literature; Crime & criminology

Paperback

Flaunt magazine declares LAbyrinth absolutely impossible to put down. Acclaimed journalist Sullivan follows Russell Poole,... [more]

$28.99

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Guerrilla Film Marketing: The Ultimate Guide to the Branding, Marketing and Promotion of Independent Films & Filmmakers

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Guerrilla Film Marketing: The Ultimate Guide to the Branding, Marketing...

Robert Barnwell

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Sales & marketing

Paperback

Create an irresistible... [more]

$62.99

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music...

Ann Powers

Music; Music reviews & criticism; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Popular culture

Paperback

In this ... history of popular music in the United States, NPR's ... music critic examines how popular music shapes fundamental... [more]

$35.95

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The Silent Musician: Why Conducting Matters

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The Silent Musician: Why Conducting Matters

Mark Wigglesworth

Music; 20th century & contemporary classical music

Hardback

Exploring the relationships with the musicians and music they conduct, and the public and personal responsibilities they face,... [more]

$29.99

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Queen: Album by Album

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Queen: Album by Album

Martin Popoff

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Queen experts delve into the history, album by album, of one of the most popular rock bands of all time in the lavishly designed... [more]

$39.99

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Thanks a Lot Mr Kibblewhite

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Thanks a Lot Mr Kibblewhite

Roger Daltrey

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

Hardback

'I've always resisted the urge to 'do the memoir' but now, finally, I feel I've enough perspective. When you've spent more... [more]

$34.99

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Beyond Bach: Music and Everyday Life in the Eighteenth Century

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Beyond Bach: Music and Everyday Life in the Eighteenth Century

Andrew Talle

Music; Western "classical" music; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900

Paperback

Reverence for J. S. Bach's music and its towering presence in our cultural memory have long affected how people hear his works.... [more]

$64.00

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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

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Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?

Michael Y. Bennett

Performance art; Theatre Studies; Literary studies: plays & playwrights; Educational material

Paperback

Edward Albee's Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? shocked audiences and critics alike with its assault on decorum. At base though,... [more]

$14.99

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Live Cinema and Its Techniques

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Live Cinema and Its Techniques

Francis Ford Coppola

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

From one of the masters of twentieth-century cinema comes an indispensable and entertaining guide to a visionary new form... [more]

$23.95

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1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music

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1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music

Andrew Grant Jackson

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

A fascinating account of the music and epic social change of 1965, a defining year for Bob Dylan, The Beatles, The Rolling... [more]

$24.99

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