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Life, Death and Cellos (#1 Stockwell Park Orchestra Mystery)

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Life, Death and Cellos (#1 Stockwell Park Orchestra Mystery)

Isabel Rogers

Western "classical" music; Fiction & Literature; Crime & mystery; Adult & contemporary romance; Humour

Paperback

In a tale marrying the insight of Sue Townsend with the farcical humour of John O'Farrell, a priceless cello is abducted,... [more]

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

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Elegy for Emily: A Verse Biography of Emily Remler 1957-1990

Geoff Page

Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Poetry; Poetry by individual poets

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The short but remarkable career of American jazz guitarist, Emily Remler (1957-1990), ended with her death, amid still-disputed... [more]

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Arnold Schoenberg (Critical Lives)

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Arnold Schoenberg (Critical Lives)

Mark Berry

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

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The most radical and divisive composer of the twentieth century, Arnold Schoenberg remains a hero to many, and a villain to... [more]

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30-Second Jazz: The 50 most fundamental concepts in physics, each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Jazz: The 50 most fundamental concepts in physics, each explained...

Dave Gelly

Music; Jazz

Paperback

30-Second Jazz explains, in easy, short riffs that keep you engaged, taking readers from the African-American roots of jazz... [more]

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30-Second Cinema: The 50 most important ideas, genres, and people in the history of movie-making, each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Cinema: The 50 most important ideas, genres, and people in the...

Pamela Hutchinson

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism

Paperback

30-Second Cinema offers an immersion course, served up in neat, entertaining shorts. These 50 topics deal with cinema's beginnings,... [more]

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Batmobile Cutaways: Movie Vehicles 1989-2012 Plus Collectible (Batman)

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Batmobile Cutaways: Movie Vehicles 1989-2012 Plus Collectible (Batman)

Alan Cowsill, James Hill, Richard Jackson

Film, TV & Radio; Fiction-related items

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A behind the scenes look at the design and construction of the iconic vehicles featured in the Batman motion pictures. [more]

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Groucho Marx: The Comedy of Existence

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Groucho Marx: The Comedy of Existence

Lee Siegel

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

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A trenchant examination of an iconic American figure that explores the cultural and psychological roots of his comic genius... [more]

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Harlem 69: The Future of Soul

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Harlem 69: The Future of Soul

Stuart Cosgrove

Music; Soul & R 'n' B; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Politics & government

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Harlem 69 brings Stuart Cosgrove's epic sixties trilogy to a dramatic conclusion... [more]

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Serving The Servant: Remembering Kurt Cobain

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Serving The Servant: Remembering Kurt Cobain

Danny Goldberg

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

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On the twenty-fifth anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death comes a new perspective on one of the most compelling icons of our... [more]

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Supreme Glamour

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Supreme Glamour

Mary Wilson, Mark Bego

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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Marrying sumptuous fashion with insightful biography, Supreme Glamour charts the glittering story of Motown's most successful... [more]

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Bohemian Rhapsody

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Bohemian Rhapsody

Owen Williams

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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Bohemian Rhapsody: The Inside Story is the official book of the Twentieth Century Fox and Queen epic movie Bohemian Rhapsody.... [more]

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A Fabulous Creation: How the LP Saved Our Lives

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A Fabulous Creation: How the LP Saved Our Lives

David Hepworth

Music; Rock & Pop music; Music recording & reproduction

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The LP itself had been a mark of sophistication, a measure of wealth, an instrument of education, a poster saying things you... [more]

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Tina Turner: My Love Story (Official Autobiography)

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Tina Turner: My Love Story (Official Autobiography)

Tina Turner

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

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_______________________*** The full, dramatic story of one of the most remarkable women in music history, celebrating Tina... [more]

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Nothing is Real: The Beatles Were Underrated And Other Sweeping Statements About Pop

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Nothing is Real: The Beatles Were Underrated And Other Sweeping Statements...

David Hepworth

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

In this collection of essays written throughout his career, Hepworth shows how it is possible to take music seriously and,... [more]

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Fosse: The Biography

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Fosse: The Biography

Sam Wasson

Dance & Performing arts; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

In this richly detailed and beautifully written biography, Sam Wasson draws on a wealth of unpublished material and over 300... [more]

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Elton John

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Elton John

David Buckley

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

Paperback

More than 50 years into Elton's incredible career, this is the definitive biography of a showbiz legend. [more]

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In Pieces

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In Pieces

Sally Field

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

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The intimate and inspiring memoir from Academy Award-winning actor Sally Field. [more]

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Infinite Deep (#1 Knightfall)

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Infinite Deep (#1 Knightfall)

David B Coe

Television; Fiction-related items

Paperback

The first official Knightfall... [more]

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Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies and the Mob

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Hollywood Godfather: My Life in the Movies and the Mob

Gianni Russo

Film, TV & Radio; Memoirs

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Memoir of a real-life mobster-turned-actor who helped make The Godfather a reality, and his story of life on teh edge between... [more]

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Film Noir: A Very Short Introduction

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Film Noir: A Very Short Introduction

James Naremore

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Film & movie: styles & genres

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James Naremore introduces film noir, highlighting key themes, films, and styles, and exploring why the genre is so difficult... [more]

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30-Second Opera: The 50 crucial concepts, roles and performers, each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Opera: The 50 crucial concepts, roles and performers, each explained...

Hugo Shirley

Music; Opera

Paperback

30-Second Opera raises the curtain so that anyone can enjoy opera, classical or contemporary, without the elitism. Compiled... [more]

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Songs: From 'Flame Trees' to 'Khe Sanh' and beyond

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Songs: From 'Flame Trees' to 'Khe Sanh' and beyond

Don Walker

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

For over forty years, Don Walker's songwriting has captured what it is to be Australian. From Cold Chisel to Catfish, Tex,... [more]

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Star Wars Scum and Villainy: Case Files on the Galaxys Most Notorious

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Star Wars Scum and Villainy: Case Files on the Galaxys Most Notorious

Pablo Hidalgo, Pablo Hidalgo

Film & movie: styles & genres; Science fiction

Hardback

Scum and Villainy (Star Wars) is an in-world book with a handsome slipcase that traces the exploits of Star Wars criminals... [more]

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The Lark Ascending: The Music of the British Landscape

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The Lark Ascending: The Music of the British Landscape

Richard King

Animals & nature in art (still life, landscapes & seascapes); 20th century & contemporary classical music; The natural world, country life & pets; Travel & holiday

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His unique and intimate history of a nation celebrates the British countryside as a living, working, and occasionally rancorous... [more]

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Shots

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Shots

Don Walker

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

This memoir begins with Don Walker's early life in rural Australia and ends in the late '80s. In mesmerising prose, he evokes... [more]

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