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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]

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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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The Drama of Celebrity

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The Drama of Celebrity

Sharon Marcus

Film, TV & Radio; Social & cultural history; Cultural studies; Popular culture; Media studies; Gender studies, gender groups

Hardback

A bold new account of how celebrity works Why do so many people care... [more]

$64.99

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50 Years: The Story of Woodstock Live: Relive the Magic, Artist by Artist

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50 Years: The Story of Woodstock Live: Relive the Magic, Artist by Artist...

Julien Bitoun

Pageants, parades, festivals; Music; Easy listening, MOR music; Rock & Pop music; Cultural studies

Hardback

A complete chronological account of Woodstock, hour by hour, performance by performance. Released to coincide with its 50th... [more]

$49.99

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

Eliot Weisman, Jennifer Valoppi

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

Paperback

In the bestselling tradition of Henry Bushkin's Johnny Carson comes THE WAY IT WAS: My Life with Frank Sinatra, a frank and... [more]

$22.99

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary Maguire

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Australia's Sweetheart: The amazing story of forgotten Hollywood star Mary...

Michael Adams

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

Paperback

This is the fascinating story of Mary Maguire, a 1930s Australian ingenue who sailed for Hollywood and a fabulous life, only... [more]

$32.99

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A Life in Movies

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A Life in Movies

Winkler Irwin

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

Shares the life and career of the producer, writer, and director charting the changes in Hollywood over the decades. [more]

$39.99

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No Walls And The Recurring Dream: A Memoir

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No Walls And The Recurring Dream: A Memoir

Ani DiFranco

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

Hardback

In her new memoir, No Walls and the Recurring Dream, Ani DiFranco recounts her early life from a place of hard-won wisdom,... [more]

$44.99

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This Is Shakespeare

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This Is Shakespeare

Emma Smith

Theatre Studies; Literary studies: c 1500 to c 1800; Literary studies: poetry & poets; Shakespeare studies & criticism; Gender studies, gender groups

Hardback

'The star of her generation of Shakespeare scholars' takes us on a revelatory journey through the world and work of the Bard'... [more]

$45.00

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Adieu Audrey

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Adieu Audrey

Klaus-Jurgen Sembach

Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

Memories of Audrey Hepburn. Reprint <br />A tribute to Audrey Hepburn, an endearing star of ethereal beauty. First published... [more]

$49.95

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Shakespeare

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Shakespeare

Joseph Piercy

Theatre Studies; Biography: literary; Shakespeare studies & criticism; British & Irish history

Hardback

A fascinating collection of revelations, quirky characters and other amazing pieces of trivia from the world of Shakespeare's.... [more]

$19.99

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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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Definitive Jazz & Blues Encyclopedia: New & Expanded Edition

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Definitive Jazz & Blues Encyclopedia: New & Expanded Edition

Howard Mandel

Music; Jazz; Blues; Reference works

Hardback

Fully updated, tracing the evolution of jazz and blues from their nineteenth-century African-American origins right through... [more]

$44.99

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Art of Toy Story 4

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Art of Toy Story 4

Josh Cooley

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Animated movies & films

Hardback

The Art of Toy Story 4 offers exclusive access to the intricate creative process and brilliant minds behind the next film... [more]

$75.00

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Game of Thrones: House Sigil Foil Note Cards

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Game of Thrones: House Sigil Foil Note Cards

Insight Editions

Film, TV & Radio; Fiction-related items

Hardback

Send a message from Westeros with these classic Game of Thrones note cards featuring the iconic sigils of three of the most... [more]

$19.99

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Star Trek Designing Starships Vol 3: The Kelvin Timeline

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Star Trek Designing Starships Vol 3: The Kelvin Timeline

Ben Robinson

Film, TV & Radio; Science fiction

Hardback

The third volume in the Star Trek- Designing the Starships series casts its focus on the ships of the J.J. Abram's produced... [more]

$49.99

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Growing Up Fisher: Musings, Memories, and Misadventures

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Growing Up Fisher: Musings, Memories, and Misadventures

Joely Fisher

Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

Paperback

Actress, director, entertainer Joely Fisher invites readers backstage, into the intimate world of her career and family with... [more]

$29.99

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Studying Horror Cinema

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Studying Horror Cinema

Bryan Turnock

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

Paperback

Aimed at teachers and students new to the subject, Studying Horror Cinema is a comprehensive survey of the genre from silent... [more]

$50.00

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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

Paperback

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

$46.95

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Marlene Dietrich: The Life

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Marlene Dietrich: The Life

Maria Riva

Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Dance & Performing arts; Biography: general; Biography: arts & entertainment; Gender studies: women

Paperback

The twenty-fifth anniversary edition of the landmark biography that tells the full-scale, riveting, and untold story of Marlene... [more]

$30.95

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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]

$22.99

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British Pop Invasion

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British Pop Invasion

Alan J. Whiticker

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

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

$29.99

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A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back

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A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back

David Hallberg

Theatre Studies; Ballet; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

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

$26.99

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Game of Scones: All Men Must Dine (Game of Thrones)

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Game of Scones: All Men Must Dine (Game of Thrones)

Jammy Lannister

Television; Fiction-related items; General cookery & recipes; Humour

Hardback

The final instalment of edible recipes from the Seven Kingdoms. [more]

$24.99

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Any Road Will Get Us There (If We Don't Know Where We're Going)

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Any Road Will Get Us There (If We Don't Know Where We're Going)

Noel Gallagher

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

Hardback

'I've been on six-week tours of America and it breaks you open, but to do it straight off the bat, in the middle of winter,... [more]

$39.99

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