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The Free Voice: A Guide to Natural Singing

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The Free Voice: A Guide to Natural Singing

Cornelius L. Reid (Vocal Pedagogue)

Music; Techniques of music & music tutorials

Paperback

This 50th anniversary edition of Cornelius L. Reid's The Free Voice approaches the teaching of singing in a functional, as... [more]

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Practically Poppins in Every Way: A Magical Carpetbag of Countless Wonders

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Practically Poppins in Every Way: A Magical Carpetbag of Countless Wonders...

Jeff Kurtti

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Electronic, holographic & video art; Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Popular culture

Hardback

Ever since 1934, when Mary Poppins descended from the skies over London into Cherry Tree Lane in the beloved book by P. L.... [more]

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Othello: Arden Performance Editions

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Othello: Arden Performance Editions

William Shakespeare

Acting techniques; Individual actors & performers; Shakespeare plays

Paperback

Arden Performance Editions are ideal for anyone engaging with a Shakespeare play in performance. With clear facing-page notes... [more]

$12.99

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Comparing Notes: How We Make Sense of Music

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Comparing Notes: How We Make Sense of Music

Adam Ockelford

Music; Theory of music & musicology

Paperback

How does music work? Indeed, what is (or isn't) music? We are all instinctively musical, but why? Adam Ockelford has the answers.... [more]

$24.99

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Science(ish): The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies

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Science(ish): The Peculiar Science Behind the Movies

Rick Edwards, Michael Brooks

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Popular science

Paperback

Bright, nerdy and funny! Of course I loved it. Dara O Briain A Sunday Times Book of the Year A New Scientist Gift Pick... [more]

$19.99

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Aardman: An Epic Journey: Taken One Frame at a Time

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Aardman: An Epic Journey: Taken One Frame at a Time

Peter Lord, Dave Sproxton, Nick Park, Aardman Animations Ltd

Film, TV & Radio; Autobiography: business & industry; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The fascinating and funny behind-the-scenes story of claymation experts Aardman Animations, from humble beginnings to Hollywood,... [more]

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The Astounding Illustrated History of Fantasy and Horror

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The Astounding Illustrated History of Fantasy and Horror

Flame Tree Studio, Roger Luckhurst, Mike Ashley

Industrial: Commercial Art & Design; Illustration & commercial art; Films, movies & cinema; Literary studies: fiction, novelists & prose writers

Hardback

Companion title to The Astounding Illustrated History of Science Fiction this new book reflects the same roots in Gothic literature... [more]

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Music as an Art

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Music as an Art

Roger Scruton

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Music as an Art begins by examining music through a philosophical lens, engaging in discussions about tonality, music and... [more]

$50.00

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Renoir: Father and Son: Painting and Cinema

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Renoir: Father and Son: Painting and Cinema

Anne Distel

Individual artists, art monographs; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Individual film directors, film-makers; Biography

Hardback

Beloved impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir left a vibrant legacy that influenced the life and films of his... [more]

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The Downtown Pop Underground

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The Downtown Pop Underground

Kembrew McLeod

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Music; History of the Americas; Postwar 20th century history, from c 1945 to c 2000; Social & cultural history

Hardback

A vibrant history of the artists and performers of downtown New York in the 1960s and 70s draws on interviews with notables... [more]

$39.99

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Beastie Boys Book

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Beastie Boys Book

Michael Diamond, Adam Horovitz

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

Hardback

Formed as a New York City hardcore band in 1981, Beastie Boys struck an unlikely path to global hip hop superstardom. [more]

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Change-Makers: The pin-up book of pioneers, troublemakers and radicals

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Change-Makers: The pin-up book of pioneers, troublemakers and radicals

Matilda Dixon-Smith

Film, TV & Radio; Popular culture; Political activism; Inventions & inventors; Gift books; Children's & Educational

Hardback

Celebrate 50 of the world's sexiest brains - people who have changed the... [more]

$29.99

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The First Time: Tracks and Tales from Music Legends

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The First Time: Tracks and Tales from Music Legends

Matt Everitt

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Each interview is followed by an artist-inspired playlist. [more]

$35.00

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Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy

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Star Wars: Women of the Galaxy

Amy Ratcliffe

Comic book & cartoon art; Films, movies & cinema; Science fiction

Hardback

An inspiring and beautifully illustrated celebration of a galaxy of women across the Star Wars saga, featuring 75 profiles... [more]

$49.99

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

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Darcey Bussell: Evolved

Darcey Bussell

Photographs: portraits; Theatre Studies; Ballet; Memoirs

Hardback

The first book from Darcey Bussell in over six years, retired darling of the British Ballet and beloved judge of Strictly... [more]

$60.00

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Tchaikovsky: The Man Revealed

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Tchaikovsky: The Man Revealed

John Suchet

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A tortured genius, a sensitive soul, a great composer burdened by the weight of his private desires [more]

$49.99

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Stages: A Memoir

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Stages: A Memoir

Reg Livermore

Theatre Studies; Individual actors & performers; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

A warm, witty and intimate memoir from one of the greats of Australian theatre. [more]

$32.99

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Detours

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Detours

Tim Rogers

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

Paperback

A charming, honest, funny, sad, tender and beautiful literary memoir, from Tim Rogers of You Am I. Think Patti Smith meet... [more]

$24.99

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Led Zeppelin All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track

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Led Zeppelin All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track

Jean-Michel Guesdon, Philippe Margotin

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

Hardback

A deep dive into the innovative recording history of Led Zeppelin, in this newest addition to the fan-favorite All the Songs... [more]

$69.99

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A Pop Up Guide to Hogwarts (Harry Potter)

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A Pop Up Guide to Hogwarts (Harry Potter)

Matthew Reinhart

Film, TV & Radio; Fantasy; Fiction-related items; Pop-up & lift-the-flap books

Hardback

A 3D masterpiece celebrating Harry Potter's Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from New York Times best-selling pop-up... [more]

$99.99

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Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down: Official Behind The Scenes Companion

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Stranger Things: Worlds Turned Upside Down: Official Behind The Scenes Companion...

Gina McIntyre

Television; Fiction-related items

Hardback

A journey deep into the story of Stranger Things, this definitive behind-the-scenes companion reveals every aspect of the... [more]

$49.99

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Guerrilla Film Marketing: The Ultimate Guide to the Branding, Marketing and Promotion of Independent Films & Filmmakers

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Guerrilla Film Marketing: The Ultimate Guide to the Branding, Marketing...

Robert Barnwell

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Sales & marketing

Paperback

Create an irresistible... [more]

$62.99

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music...

Ann Powers

Music; Music reviews & criticism; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Popular culture

Paperback

In this ... history of popular music in the United States, NPR's ... music critic examines how popular music shapes fundamental... [more]

$35.95

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The Silent Musician: Why Conducting Matters

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The Silent Musician: Why Conducting Matters

Mark Wigglesworth

Music; 20th century & contemporary classical music

Hardback

Exploring the relationships with the musicians and music they conduct, and the public and personal responsibilities they face,... [more]

$29.99

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Queen: Album by Album

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Queen: Album by Album

Martin Popoff

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

Hardback

Queen experts delve into the history, album by album, of one of the most popular rock bands of all time in the lavishly designed... [more]

$39.99

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