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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

Paperback

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

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Toscanini: Musician of Conscience

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Toscanini: Musician of Conscience

Harvey Sachs (Curtis Institute of Music)

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

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On the 150th anniversary of his birth comes this monumental biography of conductor Arturo Toscanini, whose dramatic life was... [more]

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Fleetwood Mac FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Iconic Rock Survivors

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Fleetwood Mac FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Iconic Rock Survivors...

Ryan Reed

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

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From the hits to deep cuts and beyond a topical, 360-degree look at the legendary rock band. [more]

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Bob Dylan and the British Sixties: A Cultural History

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Bob Dylan and the British Sixties: A Cultural History

Tudor Jones

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Rock & Pop music; British & Irish history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Politics & government

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Britain played a key role in Bob Dylan's career in the 1960s. He visited Britain on several occasions and performed across... [more]

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Cinematic Encounters: Interviews and Dialogues

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Cinematic Encounters: Interviews and Dialogues

Jonathan Rosenbaum

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

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Collection of previously published essays and interviews, from 1972-2009. [more]

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Stan Lee: The Man Behind Marvel

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Stan Lee: The Man Behind Marvel

Bob Batchelor

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: literary; Fiction-related items

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This first true biography of Stan Lee is an eye-opening look at a pop culture visionary. This book traces Lee's life-from... [more]

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Never Grow Up

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Never Grow Up

Jackie Chan

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

A candid, honest memoir from one of the most recognisable, influential, and beloved cinematic personalities in the world.... [more]

$35.00

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How To Make Gravy

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How To Make Gravy

Paul Kelly

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Memoirs

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Over four nights the author performed, in alphabetical order, one hundred of his songs from the previous three decades. In... [more]

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The Actor and the Character: Explorations in the Psychology of Transformative Acting

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The Actor and the Character: Explorations in the Psychology of Transformative...

Vladimir Mirodan

Theatre Studies; Acting techniques; Occupational & industrial psychology

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Transformative acting remains the aspiration of many an emerging actor, and constitutes the achievement of some of the most... [more]

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Lady Sings the Blues

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Lady Sings the Blues

Billie Holiday

Music; Jazz; Blues; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Originally published: Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, 1956. [more]

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The Wild Bunch: Sam Peckinpah, a Revolution in Hollywood, and the Making of a Legendary Film

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The Wild Bunch: Sam Peckinpah, a Revolution in Hollywood, and the Making...

W. K. Stratton

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Advocate - Performing Arts

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For the fiftieth anniversary of the film, W.K. Stratton's definitive history of the making of The Wild Bunch, named one of... [more]

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High Voltage: The Life of Angus Young - ACDC's Last Man Standing

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High Voltage: The Life of Angus Young - ACDC's Last Man Standing

Jeff Apter

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

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Angus Young, the co-founder and the last surviving original member of AC/DC, has for more than 40 years been the face, sound... [more]

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Kin: An extraordinary Australian filmmaking family

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Kin: An extraordinary Australian filmmaking family

Amanda Duthie

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

In Kin: An extraordinary Australian filmmaking family, artists and filmmakers from all over the world pay tribute to the indomitable... [more]

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British Pop Invasion

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British Pop Invasion

Alan J. Whiticker

Music; Rock & Pop music

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British Pop Invasion is a photographic record of that era using hundreds of rare Daily Mirror images, with text by respected... [more]

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La Boheme

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La Boheme

Giacomo Puccini

Music; Opera; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

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This edition of La boheme has over twenty photographs, a detailed thematic analysis and the original libretto with a facing... [more]

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An Illustrated History of Filmmaking

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An Illustrated History of Filmmaking

Adam Allsuch Boardman

Films, movies & cinema; Social & cultural history; Children's & Educational

Paperback

An in-depth and fully illustrated immersion in the world and history of filmmaking, covering everything both in front of and... [more]

$29.99

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The Book of Daniel: From Silverchair to Dreams

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The Book of Daniel: From Silverchair to Dreams

Jeff Apter

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

Paperback

Apter has reveals the struggles and triumphs of one of Australia's most distinctive and dazzling talents. [more]

$32.99

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Why Dylan Matters

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Why Dylan Matters

Richard F. Thomas

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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A GUARDIAN AND INDEPENDENT BEST MUSIC BOOK OF THE YEAR `At last an expert classicist... [more]

$19.99

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi The Ultimate Guide

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi The Ultimate Guide

Titan Magazines

Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

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The Ultimate Souvenir Guide to Episode 8 of the epic Star Wars franchise! [more]

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Mentors: How to Help and be Helped

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Mentors: How to Help and be Helped

Russell Brand

Television; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Illness & addiction: social aspects; Psychology; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse; Self-help & personal development

Hardback

Could happiness lie in helping others and being open to accepting help yourself?<br... [more]

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The Story of The Band: From Big Pink to the Last Waltz

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The Story of The Band: From Big Pink to the Last Waltz

Harvey Kubernik, Ken Kubernik

Music; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

A celebration of The Band on the 50th anniversary of their debut album, `Music From Big Pink'. [more]

$44.99

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Orson Welles Portfolio

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Orson Welles Portfolio

Simon Braund

Individual artists, art monographs; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Individual film directors, film-makers

Hardback

A lavish hardback containing Orson Welles' Portfolio, much of which has never been seen before. Orson Welles, famous as an... [more]

$69.99

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Sleeping with Strangers: How Movies Shaped Desire

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Sleeping with Strangers: How Movies Shaped Desire

David Thomson

Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

Film can make us want things we can not have. But, while sometimes rapturous, the interaction of onscreen beauty and private... [more]

$53.95

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World Domination

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World Domination

Gillian G. Gaar

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

Founded in the late 1980s by Bruce Pavitt and Jonathan Poneman, Seattle-based Sub Pop Records released early recordings by... [more]

$43.95

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Shake Your Hips

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Shake Your Hips

Fox Randy

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Blues

Paperback

The electrifying sounds of groovin' jump blues, Southern-fried rock 'n' roll, fervent black gospel, and the simmering sounds... [more]

$43.95

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