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Debussy: A Painter in Sound

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Debussy: A Painter in Sound

Stephen Walsh

Music; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Claude Debussy is the composer who reinvented the language of music without alienating the majority of music lovers. He is... [more]

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Obsession: Marlene Dietrich: The Pierre Passebon Collection

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Obsession: Marlene Dietrich: The Pierre Passebon Collection

Henry-Jean Servat, Pierre Passebon

Photography & photographs; Film, TV & Radio

Hardback

Parisian gallery owner, antiques dealer, and style tastemaker Pierre Passebon curates his favorite portraits of Marlene Dietrich... [more]

$45.00

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Vivien Leigh: Actress and Icon

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Vivien Leigh: Actress and Icon

Kate Dorney, Maggie B. Gale

Theatre Studies; Film, TV & Radio; Individual actors & performers; Films, movies & cinema

Paperback

A collection of essays on the legendary actress that uses archival sources in the US and UK to re-examine her attitude to... [more]

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Hero: David Bowie

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Hero: David Bowie

Lesley-Ann Jones

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

Paperback

A unique portrait of the globally revered artist, and the complex man behind the legend. [more]

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Kurosawa`s Rashomon: A Vanished City, a Lost Brother, and the Voice Inside His Iconic Films

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Kurosawa`s Rashomon: A Vanished City, a Lost Brother, and the Voice Inside...

Paul Anderer

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

Paperback

A groundbreaking investigation into the early life of the iconic Akira Kurosawa in connection to his most famous film-taking... [more]

$23.95

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The Devil's Music: How Christians Inspired, Condemned, and Embraced Rock 'n' Roll

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The Devil's Music: How Christians Inspired, Condemned, and Embraced Rock...

Randall J. Stephens

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music; History of the Americas; Christianity; Popular culture

Hardback

Randall Stephens traces rock's inspiration to the Pentecostal churches where Elvis, Little Richard, and others worshipped.... [more]

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Scrappy Little Nobody

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Scrappy Little Nobody

Anna Kendrick

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

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

$19.99

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Nights of the Living Dead

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Nights of the Living Dead

George A. Romero, Jonathan Maberry

Films, movies & cinema; Horror & ghost stories; Short stories

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The terrifying tribute to 50 years of zombie lore by the masters of horror [more]

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Contemporary Australian Monologues for Men

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Contemporary Australian Monologues for Men

Various Authors

Theatre Studies; Plays & playscripts

Paperback

Monologues are a crucial element of theatre, for actors and students alike. From high school study to professional auditions... [more]

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Video Dungeon (Collection)

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Video Dungeon (Collection)

Kim Newman

Film theory & criticism; Fiction-related items; Reference works

Paperback

Ripped from the pages of Empire magazine, the first collection of film critic, film historian and novelist Kim Newman s reviews... [more]

$27.99

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Supernatural Psychology: Roads Less Travelled

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Supernatural Psychology: Roads Less Travelled

Travis Langley

Television; Unexplained phenomena & the paranormal

Paperback

A fascinating analysis of the psychology behind the popular TV series Supernatural. Following the adventures of two brothers... [more]

$22.99

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed the Cold War

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed...

Nigel Cliff

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Keyboard instruments; Biography: arts & entertainment; International relations

Paperback

Relates the story of a remarkable young Texan pianist, Van Cliburn, who played his way through the wall of fear built by... [more]

$33.95

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Physics of Star Wars: The Science Behind a Galaxy Far Far Away

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Physics of Star Wars: The Science Behind a Galaxy Far Far Away

Patrick Johnson

Film, TV & Radio; Science fiction; Popular science

Paperback

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

$31.95

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Masterpieces Of Solo Piano: Baroque Era

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Masterpieces Of Solo Piano: Baroque Era

George Frideric Handel, Jean-Philippe Rameau, Domenico Scarlatti, Antonio Vivaldi

Music; Western "classical" music; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti; Keyboard instruments

Paperback

This inexpensive compilation draws upon authoritative sources to present favorite piano works of the Baroque era. Selections... [more]

$27.99

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Postcard Book

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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets Postcard Book

Titan Books

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items

Paperback

A set of four removable lenticular postcards celebrating Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, along with sixteen other... [more]

$18.99

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Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone Enchanted Postcard Book

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Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone Enchanted Postcard Book

Titan Books

Films, movies & cinema; Fiction-related items

Paperback

A set of four removable lenticular postcards celebrating Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, along with sixteen other... [more]

$18.99

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The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made

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The Disaster Artist: My Life Inside The Room, the Greatest Bad Movie Ever...

Greg Sestero, Tom Bissell

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

Paperback

The hilarious and inspiring story of how a mysterious misfit got past every roadblock in the Hollywood system to achieve success... [more]

$19.99

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Monty Python's Flying Circus: Complete And Annotated... All The Bits

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Monty Python's Flying Circus: Complete And Annotated... All The Bits

John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones

Film, TV & Radio; Television scripts & screenplays; Humour

Paperback

Available for the first time in paperback, Monty Python's Flying Circus: All the Bits includes every script from every episode... [more]

$35.00

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Bear: The Life and Times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III

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Bear: The Life and Times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III

Robert Greenfield

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

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The definitive biography of the reclusive and mysterious Grateful Dead benefactor and renowned LSD chemist without whom the... [more]

$24.99

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Absolutely on Music: Conversations with Seiji Ozawa

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Absolutely on Music: Conversations with Seiji Ozawa

Haruki Murakami, Seiji Ozawa

Music

Paperback

Before turning his hand to writing, he ran a jazz club in Tokyo, and the aesthetic and emotional power of music permeates... [more]

$24.99

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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

Hardback

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

$49.95

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The Big Picture: The Fight for the Future of Movies

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The Big Picture: The Fight for the Future of Movies

Ben Fritz

Electronic, holographic & video art; Film, TV & Radio; Media, information & communication industries

Hardback

A chronicle of the massive transformation in Hollywood since the turn of the century and the huge changes yet to come, drawing... [more]

$49.95

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The Ring of the Nibelung

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The Ring of the Nibelung

Richard Wagner

Music; Opera; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

Hardback

Offers a cycle of four epic operas based loosely on characters from the Norse sagas and the Nibelungenlied. [more]

$55.00

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Everybody Loves Our Town: A History of Grunge

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Everybody Loves Our Town: A History of Grunge

Mark Yarm

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

Grunge, also known as the 'Seattle Sound', emerged from the Pacific north-west in the early part of the 1980s. With the unexpected... [more]

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How Soon is Now?: The Madmen and Mavericks who made Independent Music 1975-2005

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How Soon is Now?: The Madmen and Mavericks who made Independent Music 1975-2005...

Richard King

Music; Punk, New Wave & Indie; Music industry

Paperback

'If you look at all the people involved - Ivo, Tony Wilson, McGee, Geoff Travis, myself - nobody had a clue about running... [more]

$24.99

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