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Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists

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Adaptive Strategies for Small-Handed Pianists

Lora Deahl (Professor of Piano and Keyboard Literature, Texas Tech University), Brenda Wristen (Associate Professor and Director of Piano Pedagogy/Coordinator of Keyboard Skills, University of Nebraska)

Music; Keyboard instruments; Techniques of music & music tutorials; Educational: Music

Paperback

This comprehensive study offers practical strategies for overcoming the unique challenges of practicing and performing as... [more]

$53.95

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Much Ado About Nothing: Arden Performance Editions

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Much Ado About Nothing: Arden Performance Editions

William Shakespeare

Acting techniques; Individual actors & performers; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

Arden Performance Editions are ideal for anyone engaging with a Shakespeare play in performance. With clear facing-page notes... [more]

$15.99

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The Beatles Lyrics: The Unseen Story Behind Their Music

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The Beatles Lyrics: The Unseen Story Behind Their Music

Hunter Davies, The Beatles

Music; Rock & Pop music; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

Paperback

The first-ever collection of the original handwritten Beatles' lyrics. [more]

$24.99

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Nevertheless: A Memoir

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Nevertheless: A Memoir

Alec Baldwin

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

Paperback

A thorough and sophisticated effort to answer an interesting question: How did an indifferently raised, self-flagellating... [more]

$31.95

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Platform Papers 56: Falling Through the Gaps: Our artists' health and welfare

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Platform Papers 56: Falling Through the Gaps: Our artists' health and welfare...

Mark R. W. Williams

Theatre Studies; Dance & Performing arts; Other performing arts

Paperback

Some years ago, writes Mark Williams, an international cabaret performer was told by a sensible Australian aunt: 'All you'll... [more]

$18.99

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All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

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All That Jazz: The Life and Times of the Musical Chicago

Ethan Mordden (freelance author)

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Film & movie: styles & genres; Other performing arts; Musicals

Hardback

Author Ethan Mordden tells the full story of Chicago - a play, a silent film, a talkie remake, a musical, and a movie musical... [more]

$45.95

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Hitler and Film: The Fuhrer's Hidden Passion

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Hitler and Film: The Fuhrer's Hidden Passion

Bill Niven

Films, movies & cinema; History; European history; Second World War; Propaganda

Hardback

An expose of Hitler's relationship with film and his influence on the film industry [more]

$59.99

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Show Trial: Hollywood, HUAC, and the Birth of the Blacklist

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Show Trial: Hollywood, HUAC, and the Birth of the Blacklist

Thomas Doherty

Film, TV & Radio; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Marxism & Communism; Cinema industry

Hardback

Thomas Doherty tells the story of the 1947 hearings into alleged Communist subversion in the movie industry. Show Trial is... [more]

$69.99

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First King of Hollywood

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First King of Hollywood

Tracey Goessel

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

Paperback

The first truly definitive biography of Douglas Fairbanks, the greatest leading man of the silent film era -- [more]

$37.95

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Movie Quotes for All Occasions: Unforgettable Lines for Life's Biggest Moments

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Movie Quotes for All Occasions: Unforgettable Lines for Life's Biggest Moments...

James Scheibli

Film, TV & Radio; Dictionaries of quotations; Popular culture; Trivia & quiz question books

Paperback

This one-of-a-kind collection of movie quotes and trivia spans over 100 years of cinema, and provides cinephiles of all ages... [more]

$24.99

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The Art of The Secret World of Arrietty

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The Art of The Secret World of Arrietty

Hiromasa Yonebayashi

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Animated movies & films

Hardback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$49.99

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Marvel Studios 101: All Your Questions Answered

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Marvel Studios 101: All Your Questions Answered

Adam Bray, Adam Bray

Film movie guides & reviews; Graphic novels: superheroes; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Where should I begin with the Marvel movies? Who exactly are the Guardians of the Galaxy? What's the best order to watch the... [more]

$31.95

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Marvel Cinematic Universe: All Your Questions Answered

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Marvel Cinematic Universe: All Your Questions Answered

Adam Bray

Individual film directors, film-makers; Film movie guides & reviews; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Where should I begin with the Marvel movies? Who exactly are the Guardians of the Galaxy? What's the best order to watch the... [more]

$24.99

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Debussy: A Painter in Sound

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Debussy: A Painter in Sound

Stephen Walsh

Music; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Claude Debussy is the composer who reinvented the language of music without alienating the majority of music lovers. He is... [more]

$39.99

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Hero: David Bowie

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Hero: David Bowie

Lesley-Ann Jones

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

Paperback

A unique portrait of the globally revered artist, and the complex man behind the legend. [more]

$22.99

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Kurosawa`s Rashomon: A Vanished City, a Lost Brother, and the Voice Inside His Iconic Films

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Kurosawa`s Rashomon: A Vanished City, a Lost Brother, and the Voice Inside...

Paul Anderer

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers

Paperback

A groundbreaking investigation into the early life of the iconic Akira Kurosawa in connection to his most famous film-taking... [more]

$26.95

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The Raj Quartet: The Jewel in the Crown / The Day of the Scorpion / The Towers of Silence / A Division of the Spoils (A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation)

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The Raj Quartet: The Jewel in the Crown / The Day of the Scorpion / The...

Paul Scott

Radio; Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Historical fiction

CD-Audio

When Daphne Manners arrives in Mayapore, she meets two men who will change her life: Hari Kumar and Ronald Merrick. She begins... [more]

$55.00

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Elvis Presley: Caught in a Trap

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Elvis Presley: Caught in a Trap

Spencer Leigh

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

Paperback

Published to coincide with the 40th anniversary of Elvis' death. With exclusive interviews with fellow musicians, promoters... [more]

$29.99

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Video Dungeon (Collection)

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Video Dungeon (Collection)

Kim Newman

Film theory & criticism; Fiction-related items; Reference works

Paperback

Ripped from the pages of Empire magazine, the first collection of film critic, film historian and novelist Kim Newman s reviews... [more]

$27.99

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Supernatural Psychology: Roads Less Travelled

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Supernatural Psychology: Roads Less Travelled

Travis Langley

Television; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

Paperback

A fascinating analysis of the psychology behind the popular TV series Supernatural. Following the adventures of two brothers... [more]

$22.99

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed the Cold War

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed...

Nigel Cliff

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Keyboard instruments; Biography: arts & entertainment; International relations

Paperback

Relates the story of a remarkable young Texan pianist, Van Cliburn, who played his way through the wall of fear built by... [more]

$33.95

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Physics of Star Wars: The Science Behind a Galaxy Far Far Away

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Physics of Star Wars: The Science Behind a Galaxy Far Far Away

Patrick Johnson

Film, TV & Radio; Science fiction; Popular science

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$24.99

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A History of Italian Cinema

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A History of Italian Cinema

Peter Bondanella (Indiana University Bloomington, USA), Federico Pacchioni (Chapman University, USA)

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Film & movie: styles & genres

Paperback

A History of Italian Cinema, 2nd edition is the much anticipated update from the author of the bestselling Italian Cinema... [more]

$65.99

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Monty Python's Flying Circus: Complete And Annotated... All The Bits

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Monty Python's Flying Circus: Complete And Annotated... All The Bits

Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones

Film, TV & Radio; Television scripts & screenplays; Humour

Paperback

Available for the first time in paperback, Monty Python's Flying Circus: All the Bits includes every script from every episode... [more]

$35.00

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Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone Enchanted Postcard Book

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Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone Enchanted Postcard Book

Titan Books

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items

Paperback

A set of four removable lenticular postcards celebrating Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, along with sixteen other... [more]

$18.99

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