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The Philosophical Hitchcock: Vertigo  and the Anxieties of Unknowingness

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The Philosophical Hitchcock: Vertigo and the Anxieties of Unknowingness...

Robert B Pippin

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Philosophy: aesthetics; Media studies

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On the surface, The Philosophical Hitchcock: Vertigo and the Anxieties of Unknowingness, is a close reading of Alfred Hitchcock's... [more]

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Macbeth: Arden Performance Editions

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Macbeth: Arden Performance Editions

William Shakespeare

Acting techniques; Shakespeare plays

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'I wish I had copies like this at Drama School. Essential notes on the language for those who will get up and speak it, not... [more]

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The Beatles Book

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The Beatles Book

Hunter Davies

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

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Hunter Davies, the only ever authorised biographer of the group, has produced the essential Beatles guide. Divided into four... [more]

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Something to Believe In

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Something to Believe In

Andrew Stafford

Music; Biography; Memoirs

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A memoir of music, madness and love from the author of the cult classic... [more]

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One Hundred Miracles: A Memoir of Music and Survival

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One Hundred Miracles: A Memoir of Music and Survival

Zuzana Ruzickova, Wendy Holden

Music; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs; The Holocaust

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The remarkable memoir of Zuzana Ruzickova, Holocaust survivor and world-famous... [more]

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Bruce Lee: A Life

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Bruce Lee: A Life

Matthew Polly

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

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The first authoritative biography of film star Bruce Lee, who made martial arts a global phenomenon, bridged the divide between... [more]

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A Drop of Patience

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A Drop of Patience

William Melvin Kelley

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

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The second novel from the internationally acclaimed author of A Different Drummer [more]

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Summertime: George Gershwin's Life in Music

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Summertime: George Gershwin's Life in Music

Richard Crawford

Music; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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The life of a beloved American composer reflected through his music, writings and letters. [more]

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Rolling Stones 69

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Rolling Stones 69

Patrick Humphries

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

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This is the story of how 1969 cemented The Rolling Stones as the greatest rock & roll band in the world . [more]

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Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon

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Steve McQueen: The Salvation of an American Icon

Greg Laurie

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Biography: arts & entertainment; Biography: religious & spiritual; Christian life & practice; Personal Christian testimony & inspirational works

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In the 1960s, Steve McQueen was the biggest movie star of his generation and one of the coolest men to ever walk the planet.... [more]

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Partners in Suspense: Critical Essays on Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Hitchcock

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Partners in Suspense: Critical Essays on Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Hitchcock...

Steven Rawle, Kevin Donnelly

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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A compelling collection that looks at one of the most famed director-composer collaborations in film history. -- . [more]

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Katharine Hepburn: A Remarkable Woman

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Katharine Hepburn: A Remarkable Woman

Anne Edwards

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

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Katharine Hepburn: grande dame of American actresses, fierce individualist, and living legend. Nominated for 12 Academy Awards... [more]

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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

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Dancing under the Southern Skies: A History of Ballet in Australia

Valerie Lawson

Theatre Studies; Ballet

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With its vivid narrative, Valerie Lawson's Dancing Under the Southern Skies goes far beyond what audiences see on stage to... [more]

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Rockonomics: What the Music Industry Can Teach Us About Economics and Life

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Rockonomics: What the Music Industry Can Teach Us About Economics and Life...

Alan Krueger

Music; Business & Economics; Behavioural economics; International economics

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How the music industry explains the workings of our economy, the changes of markets and prepares us the future - from one... [more]

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Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the '80s Changed Hollywood Forever

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Wild and Crazy Guys: How the Comedy Mavericks of the '80s Changed Hollywood...

Nick de Semlyen

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

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The definitive account of the kings of comedy who ruled eighties Hollywood. [more]

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Robin

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Robin

Dave Itzkoff

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

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From New York Times culture reporter Dave Itzkoff, the definitive biography of Robin Williams - a compelling portrait of one... [more]

$18.99

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Ballerina: Fashion's Modern Muse

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Ballerina: Fashion's Modern Muse

Patricia Mears, Laura Jacobs, Jane Pritchard, Rosemary Harden, Joel Lobenthal

Fashion design & theory; Theatre Studies

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Ballerina: Fashion's Modern Muse is a revelatory, irresistible treat for dance aficionados and fashionistas alike. Couturiers... [more]

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MGM Style: Cedric Gibbons and the Art of the Golden Age of Hollywood

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MGM Style: Cedric Gibbons and the Art of the Golden Age of Hollywood

Howard Gutner

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; Film movie production: technical skills

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An overview of the career and achievements of Hollywood's most famous art director. Cedric Gibbons was the supervisor in charge... [more]

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Strange Stars

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Strange Stars

Jason Heller

Theory of music & musicology; Rock & Pop music; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Society & Social Sciences; Popular culture

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In [this book, the author] recasts sci-fi and pop music as parallel cultural forces that depended on one another to expand... [more]

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The Die Zauberfloete

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The Die Zauberfloete

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Music; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

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The guide contains the complete German libretto with a new English translation by Kenneth Chalmers and incorporates all the... [more]

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Then It Fell Apart

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Then It Fell Apart

Moby

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

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Suddenly he was hanging out with David Bowie and Lou Reed, Christina Ricci and Madonna, taking esctasy for breakfast (most... [more]

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Outback Songman: My Life

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Outback Songman: My Life

Ted Egan

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

Paperback

They don't make them like Ted anymore. He's the quintessential bush storyteller; he has rubbed shoulders with some of the... [more]

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Alien: The Blueprints

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Alien: The Blueprints

Graham Langridge

Illustration & commercial art; Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Technical drawings of all the major ships and vehicles from the Alien movies, presented in incredible detail. Includes iconic... [more]

$75.00

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Letters from Hollywood: Inside the Private World of Classic American Moviemaking

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Letters from Hollywood: Inside the Private World of Classic American Moviemaking...

Rocky Lang, Barbara Hall

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Diaries, letters & journals

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Rare notes, memos, and telegrams from Humphrey Bogart, Audrey Hepburn, Frank Sinatra, Jane Fonda, and more Letters... [more]

$55.00

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Harryhausen: The Lost Movies

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Harryhausen: The Lost Movies

John Walsh

Poster art; Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items

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The official guide to the unrealised films of Ray Harryhausen. [more]

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