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Hollywood Cats: Photographs From the John Kobal Foundation

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Hollywood Cats: Photographs From the John Kobal Foundation

Gareth Abbott, Simon Crocker

Photography & photographs; Individual photographers; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Cats as pets

Hardback

Over 100 wonderful images of Hollywood film stars from the Golden Age, photographed with cats of all shapes, size and breeds.... [more]

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The Actor's Career Bible: Auditioning, Networking, Survival and Success

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The Actor's Career Bible: Auditioning, Networking, Survival and Success...

Rob Ostlere

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

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The Actor's Career Bible is a practical guide to building an acting career. Based on a huge range of interviews with actors... [more]

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Feel Free: Essays

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Feel Free: Essays

Zadie Smith

Film movie guides & reviews; Music reviews & criticism; Literary essays; Reportage & collected journalism; Literary companions

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Arranged into four sections--In the World, In the Audience, On the Bookshelf, and Feel Free--this collection poses questions... [more]

$24.99

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The Wall Will Tell You

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The Wall Will Tell You

Hampton Fancher

Film, TV & Radio; Screenwriting techniques

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The master speaks, in this unique guide for screenwriters -- and writers and artists of all kinds. In short paragraphs--oracular... [more]

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The Nice and Accurate Good Omens TV Companion

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The Nice and Accurate Good Omens TV Companion

Matt Whyman

Television; Fiction-related items; TV tie-in humour

Hardback

The ultimate TV companion book to Good Omens, a massive new television launch on Amazon Prime Video and the BBC. [more]

$55.00

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Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits

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Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits

Barney Hoskyns

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

Paperback

With his trademark growl, carnival madman persona, haunting music, and unforgettable lyrics, Tom Waits is one of the most... [more]

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From Caligari to Hitler: A Psychological History of the German Film

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From Caligari to Hitler: A Psychological History of the German Film

Siegfried Kracauer

Film, TV & Radio; Film theory & criticism; European history; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Social & cultural history; Media studies

Paperback

A study of the cinematic history of the Weimar Republic. It examines German history from 1921 to 1933 in light of such movies... [more]

$54.99

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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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Star Trek Shipyards: The Klingon Fleet

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Star Trek Shipyards: The Klingon Fleet

Ben Robinson, Marcus Riley, Matt McAllister

Film, TV & Radio; Science fiction

Hardback

The Star Trek Shipyards series provides Star Trek fans with the first ever chronological guide to the starships from the television... [more]

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Daisy Jones and The Six: `2019's first pop-culture sensation' - Telegraph

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Daisy Jones and The Six: `2019's first pop-culture sensation' - Telegraph...

Taylor Jenkins Reid

Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Romance

Paperback

Daisy Jones is an instant icon.' ERIN KELLY DAISY JONES & THE SIX is a transporting novel - at once a love story, a glimpse... [more]

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Astral Weeks: A Secret History of 1968

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Astral Weeks: A Secret History of 1968

Ryan H. Walsh

Music

Paperback

A mind-expanding dive into a lost chapter of 1968, featuring the famous and forgotten: Van Morrison, folkie-turned-cult-leader... [more]

$29.99

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Antisemitism in Film Comedy in Nazi Germany

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Antisemitism in Film Comedy in Nazi Germany

Valerie Weinstein

Film theory & criticism; History; Jewish studies; Humour

Paperback

Today many Germans remain nostalgic about classic film comedies created during the 1930s, viewing them as a part of the... [more]

$63.95

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Je t'aime: The legendary love story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg

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Je t'aime: The legendary love story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg...

Veronique Mortaigne

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

Paperback

The lyrical retelling of a relationship that defined an age. [more]

$22.99

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The Handmaid's Tale and Philosophy: A Womb of One's Own

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The Handmaid's Tale and Philosophy: A Womb of One's Own

Rachel Robison-Greene

Television; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers; Philosophy; Popular philosophy

Paperback

Philosophers look beyond the sea of red dresses to reveal insights about gender inequality, religious oppression, power, and... [more]

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Songs from the Stations

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Songs from the Stations

Myfany Turpin, Felicity Meakins, Erika Charola

World music; History

Paperback

Songs from the Stations is the first detailed documentation of wajarra, public songs performed by the Gurindji people. Featuring... [more]

$40.00

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Star Wars Insider: The Saga Begins

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Star Wars Insider: The Saga Begins

Titan

Film movie production: technical skills; Science fiction

Paperback

A new Star Wars Insider collection, featuring content previously printed in the Star Wars Insider magazine. [more]

$37.99

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Flip Side of Alien (Flip the Pages)

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Flip Side of Alien (Flip the Pages)

Little White Lies

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items; Parodies & spoofs

Paperback

What happens when lolcats meet Ridley Scott?<br /><br />This comic spin... [more]

$9.99

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Screen Culture: A Global History

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Screen Culture: A Global History

Richard Butsch

Film theory & criticism; Society & Social Sciences; Media studies; Impact of science & technology on society

Paperback

Richard Butsch's expansive historical synthesis integrates social, economic, and political history to offer a comprehensive... [more]

$39.95

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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]

$71.95

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Hearing the Crimean War: Wartime Sound and the Unmaking of Sense

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Hearing the Crimean War: Wartime Sound and the Unmaking of Sense

Gavin Williams (Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, Leverhulme Early Career Research Fellow, King's College London)

Theory of music & musicology; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); History

Paperback

Hearing the Crimean War: Wartime Sound and the Unmaking of Sense examines the experience of listeners and the politics of... [more]

$61.95

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

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Lofty: My Life in Short: A Memoir

Lofty Fulton, Lofty Fulton

Individual actors & performers; Television; Radio; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A memoir of standing tall against the odds Australian voice-over artist Lofty Fulton knows what it's like to have the... [more]

$32.99

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The Innocence of Memories

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The Innocence of Memories

Orhan Pamuk

Film theory & criticism; Memoirs

Paperback

The Innocence of Memories is an important addition to the oeuvre of Nobel Prize-winning author Orhan Pamuk. Comprised of the... [more]

$29.99

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Stravinsky in the Americas: Transatlantic Tours and Domestic Excursions from Wartime Los Angeles (1925-1945)

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Stravinsky in the Americas: Transatlantic Tours and Domestic Excursions...

H. Colin Slim

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Stravinsky in the Americas explores the pre-Craft period of Igor Stravinsky's life, from when he first landed on American... [more]

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All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of the Wire(r)

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All the Pieces Matter: The Inside Story of the Wire(r)

Jonathan Abrams

Film, TV & Radio; Television; Popular culture

Paperback

The definitive oral history of the iconic and beloved TV show The Wire, as told by the actors, writers, directors, and others... [more]

$31.95

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The Real Traviata: The Song of Marie Duplessis

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The Real Traviata: The Song of Marie Duplessis

Rene Weis

Opera; Biography; European history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; Social & cultural history

Paperback

The story of Marie Duplessis, the woman who inspired Verdi's La traviata. A rags-to-riches fairytale, from rural poverty to... [more]

$30.95

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