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The "Stone Roses" and the Resurrection of British Pop

Author: John Robb
Publication Date: 21 June 2001

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An updated edition of the biography of The Stone Roses, the band who single-handedly set the blueprint for the resurgence of UK rock'n'roll in the 1990s. This is the story of their success, written with full co-operation of the various band members, including John Squire and Ian Brown.

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Pokemon Collector's Value Guide

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The Pokemon Collector's Value Guide

Author: Henry Bellamann
Publication Date: 31 January 1999

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Play Latin

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Play Latin
(Trumpet and Piano)

Author: Alan Gout
Publication Date: 22 June 2000

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"Ant and Dec"
The Biography

Author: Virginia Blackburn
Publication Date: 30 September 2004

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Ant and Dec are, without doubt, the hottest talent on TV today. Their partnership has become one of the best-loved double ac...

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Take Two

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Take Two

Author:  Take That
Publication Date: 30 October 2009

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When Gary Barlow, Howard Donald, Jason Orange and Mark Owen released "Patience" on November 20, 2006, over a decade since "Take That" split up, the world welcomed them back with open arms to their rightful position at the top of the charts. This title tells the story of their comeback.

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Stranded

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Stranded
Rock and Roll for a Desert Island

Author: Greil Marcus
Publication Date: 2 August 2007

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A new edition of this classic of rock journalism that first asked the question: What one album would you bring to a desert island, and why?

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War and Cinema

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War and Cinema
Logistics of Perception

Author: Paul Virilio
Publication Date: 18 May 1989

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Looking at how the technologies of cinema and warfare have developed a fatal interdependence, this book explores these conjunctions from a range of perspectives. It gives a detailed technical history of weaponry, photography and cinematography, with accounts of films and military campaigns.

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Cool Hunting

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Cool Hunting
A Guide to High Design and Innovation

Author: Dave Evans
Publication Date: 10 February 2007

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'Cool Hunters' are a breed of trend watchers who travel the virtual world in a constant search for designs. This phenomenon has spawned various websites showcasing their finds. This title is a guide to these designs. It presents a eclectic mix of products designed in every corner of the globe.

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Touching from a Distance

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Touching from a Distance
Ian Curtis and "Joy Division"

Author: Deborah Curtis
Publication Date: 19950508

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This is an account of the mesmerising life and tragic death of Ian Curtis, lead singer of Joy Division, told from the perspective of his wife Deborah. It contains a discography, gig list and a full set of lyrics.

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Tricks of the Mind

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Tricks of the Mind

Author: Derren Brown
Publication Date: 8 October 2007

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Derren Brown's television and stage performances have entranced and dumbfounded millions. His baffling illusions and stunning set pieces - such as "The Seance", "Russian Roulette" and "The Heist" - have set standards of what's possible. This work takes you on a journey into the structure and pyschology of magic.

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Shakey

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Shakey
Neil Young's Biography

Author: Jimmy McDonough
Publication Date: 6 February 2003

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Neil Young is one of rock and roll's most important, influential and enigmatic figures. This work presents a story of Young's incredible life and career: from his childhood in Canada to the founding of folk-rock pioneers Buffalo Springfield, the bleary conglomeration of Crazy Horse and the monstrous success of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young.

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Pantheon

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The Pantheon
Design, Meaning and Progeny

Author: William L. MacDonald
Publication Date: 1 July 1990

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THIS EDITION HAS BEEN REPLACED BY A NEWER EDITION

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Drawing Bible

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The Drawing Bible
The Essential Reference for the Practicing Artist

Author: Marilyn Scott
Publication Date: 1 April 2005

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The first implement that springs to mind in the context of drawing is the humble pencil. This is a highly versatile tool, an...

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Classical Language of Architecture

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The Classical Language of Architecture
With 139 Illustrations

Author: John Summerson
Publication Date: 23 June 1980

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The author's purpose is to set out as simply and vividly as possible the exact grammatical workings of an architectural language.

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Draw 50 Cats

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Draw 50 Cats

Author: Lee J. Ames
Publication Date: 19 August 1986

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The Observers Book of Modern Art

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The Observers Book of Modern Art

Author: William Gaunt
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No34 in the series. - H/No 48 - 16 Plates in full colour - 52 in Monochrome - Pub Date 1964 - Reprint 1968 - 749.168...

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Roman Art and Architecture

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Roman Art and Architecture

Author: Mortimer Wheeler
Publication Date: 26 October 1964

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A reissue of a classic text on Roman art and architecture.

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Body in Contemporary Art

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The Body in Contemporary Art

Author: Sally O'Reilly
Publication Date: 28 September 2009

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Featuring work across a range of media, from painting and sculpture to installation, video art and performance, this book examines the different roles played by the body in art, from being the subject of portraiture to becoming an active presence in live and participatory events.

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Girl Guide Song Book 1

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Girl Guide Song Book 1

Author:  unknown
Publication Date: 1 Jan 1984

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Which Lie Did I Tell?

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Which Lie Did I Tell?

Author: William Goldman
Publication Date: 21 May 2001

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A sequel to "Adventures in the Screen Trade", this work has more secrets to tell. It shares behind-the-scenes anecdotes from the sets of such movies as "The Princess Bride", "Misery and Maverick", and fills us in on what it's like to work with Mel Gibson, Michael Douglas, Clint Eastwood, amongst many other Hollywood players.

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Act You've Known for All These Years

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The Act You've Known for All These Years

Author: Clinton Heylin
Publication Date: 19 June 2008

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In 1967, The Beatles unleashed their seminal album on an unsuspecting world. This book explores the huge impact the album had on The Beatles and their contemporaries - Bob Dylan, The Beach Boys, Pink Floyd and The Rolling Stones. It reveals the inspirations and explodes the myths behind the album - and the 'Summer of Love' itself.

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Lush Life

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Lush Life
Biography of Billy Strayhorn

Author: David Hajdu
Publication Date: 17 March 1997

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This is a biography of Billy Strayhorn, who wrote and arranged many of the most significant music of the Ellington Orchestra between 1940 and 1967. He was a cultured, black intellectual. He was also openly gay, at a time when this was brave and unusual.

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Orson Welles's

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Orson Welles's "Citizen Kane"
A Casebook

Author: James Naremore
Publication Date: 19 August 2004

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"Citizen Kane" is arguable the most admired and significant film since the advent of talking pictures. This volume represents the writings on Kane, and gives the reader a set of critical interpretations, together with the production information, historical background, and technical understanding to comprehend the film's cultural significance.

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Ban This Filth!

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Ban This Filth!
Letters from the Mary Whitehouse Archive

Author: Ben Thompson
Publication Date: 1 November 2012

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In 1964, Mary Whitehouse launched a campaign to fight what she called the 'propaganda of disbelief, doubt and dirt' being poured into homes through the nation's radio and television sets. Whitehouse, senior mistress at a Shropshire secondary school, became unlikely figurehead of a mass movement: the National Viewers' and Listeners' Association.

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Badges

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The Badges

Author: Philip Attwood
Publication Date: 19 July 2004

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The British Museum hosts a large collection of badges, the best of which are presented in this book which traces its evolution over the last 100 years. Throughout history, the humble badge has been used as a symbol of political allegiance or contempt and a protest at social injustice.

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St Pancras Station

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St Pancras Station

Author: Simon Bradley
Publication Date: 17 March 2011

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St Pancras station has long been an iconic landmark on the London landscape and one of its most distinctive monuments. This edition is published to coincide with the reopening of Scott's wondrous Gothic hotel. It traces the history of the station, introducing us to the men behind the architecture and looks at its new international status.

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Songs for Learning About Animals

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Songs for Learning About Animals

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Publication Date: 1 May 2006

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Nick Drake

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Nick Drake
The Biography

Author: Patrick Humphries
Publication Date: 24 September 1998

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A biography of the British singer songwriter who died aged twenty six, having made three albums, all now recognised as classics.

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teach yourself guitar

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teach yourself guitar

Author: nick freeth
Publication Date: 1 Jan 2006

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detailed, illustrated guide to teach acoustic and electric guitar essentials...

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You'll Never Eat Lunch in This Town Again

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You'll Never Eat Lunch in This Town Again

Author: Julia Phillips
Publication Date: 5 August 2002

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Julia Phillips was a Hollywood player in the 1970s. The first woman to win the Best Picture Oscar as a co-producer of "The Sting", she worked with the hottest young directorial talents of the era. This is a coruscating memoir of her career and of La-La-Land in all its excesses and iniquities.

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never mind the moon

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never mind the moon

Author: Jeremy jeremy isaacs
Publication Date: 4 November 1999

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Extreme Guitar Techniques

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Extreme Guitar Techniques

Author: Joe Bennett
Publication Date: 9 June 2003

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This title reveals the secrets of gargling, dive-bombing, tapping, banjo rolls and amp feedback. It teaches you weird skills like how to play behind your head or using an electric drill! This is a guitar book for the Jackass generation.

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Lady Gaga X Terry Richardson

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Lady Gaga X Terry Richardson

Author: Lady Gaga 
Publication Date: 22 November 2011

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The first official book by international superstar Lady Gaga, full of original, behind-the-scenes photographs.

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Hare with Amber Eyes

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The Hare with Amber Eyes
A Hidden Inheritance

Author: Edmund De Waal
Publication Date: 22 January 2011

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264 Japanes wood and ivory carvings, none of them bigger than a matchbox: Edmund de Waal was entranced when he first encountred the collection in his grat unle Iggie's Tokyo apartment. When he later inherited the 'netuke'. they unlocked a story far larger & more dramatic than he could ever have imagined. WINNER OF 2010 COSTA BIOGRAPHY AWARD....

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Going Ga Ga

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Going Ga Ga

Author: Mel Giedroyc
Publication Date: 18 January 2007

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With her TV career hitting the skids and her daughter's nappy doing the same every two hours, her husband suddenly unemployed and the bank writing to her only in red, Mel needs to come up with a scheme, and fast. This work presents a story that features removal men, sinister toddler groups, husband-stealing lodgers and competitive mums.

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Dream Brother

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Dream Brother
The Lives and Music of Jeff and Tim Buckley

Author: David Browne
Publication Date: 1 October 2001

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The highly acclaimed dual biography of father and son Tim and Jeff Buckley, two of the most enduring musical icons of the late 20th-century

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The Clever Gem Buyer

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The The Clever Gem Buyer

Author: Gavin Linsell
Publication Date: 1 Jan 2010

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Published by Rocks & Co, a dedicated jewellery home shopping channel broadcasting live on Sky 666 and Freeview 40....

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"Oasis"
What's the Story?

Author: Ian Robertson
Publication Date: 1 July 1996

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Brothers Noel and Liam Gallagher are the ambitious, outspoken duo who have taken their band Oasis from the streets of Manchester to rock stardom. This book, written by their former road-manager Ian Robertson, provides a look into what life is really like with the band.

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Sam Mendes at the Donmar Warehouse

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Sam Mendes at the Donmar Warehouse
Stepping into Freedom

Author: Matt Wolf
Publication Date: 31 October 2002

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In December 2002 the Donmar celebrates its tenth anniversary. Published to mark the occasion, this book tells the story of those extraordinary years with the co-operation of all involved, and particularly Mendes himself.

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Classical Hollywood Cinema

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The Classical Hollywood Cinema
Film Style and Mode of Production to 1960

Author: David Bordwell
Publication Date: 28 July 1988

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Acclaimed for its breakthrough approach and its combination of theoretical analysis and empirical evidence, this is the standard work on the classical Hollywood cinema style of film-making from the silent era to the 1960s.

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Theatre Performance and Technology

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Theatre Performance and Technology
The Development of Scenography in the Twentieth Century

Author: Christopher Baugh
Publication Date: 19 September 2005

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Technology has always been an important part of theatre, both as a means to an end and as end in itself. Throughout the 20th...

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Travel Sickness

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Travel Sickness

Author: Nick Daughtry
Publication Date: 1 September 2000

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Tiny bit of the front right corner torn off and discolouring to the covers. Images inside are in perfect condition though....

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Seven Hundred Penguins

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Seven Hundred Penguins

Author:  Penguin
Publication Date: 6 September 2007

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Features a collection of Penguin covers from Britain and around the world. This title presents a celebration of jackets that remain visually distinctive and addictive to us, from the beautiful to the garish, design classics to design oddities.

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Letters to George

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Letters to George
The Account of a Rehearsal

Author: Max Stafford-Clark
Publication Date: 15 May 1997

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A reissued paperback of an account of how a theatre director stages a play, written in the form of letters to George Farquhar, the Restoration writer of THE RECRUITING OFFICER, which describe each part of the rehearsal process. First published in 1989.

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Absolute Beginners

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Absolute Beginners
Guitar
Bk. 1

Author: Arthur Dick
Publication Date: 10 September 1999

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Step by step pictures take you from first day exercises to playing along with a backing track. Absolute beginners has been d...

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Studio Ghibli

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Studio Ghibli
The Films of Hayao Miyazaki and Isao Takahata

Author: Colin Odell
Publication Date: 23 March 2009

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The animations of Japan's Studio Ghibli are amongst the most highly regarded in the movie industry. Their films rank alongsi...

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"Magnum" Landscape

Author: Jeffrey Ian
Publication Date: 11 April 2005

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A collection of superb landscape photographs by Magnum photographers.

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Art Nouveau

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Art Nouveau

Author: Camilla de la Bedoyere
Publication Date: 4 August 2005

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This series aims to combine a compact, commercial approach with the breadth and clarity of larger format books. Covering art which both creates the foundation of modern culture and modern art itself, the books include International Arts and Crafts, Turner, Whistler, Monet, and the Art Deco movement.

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Mackintosh

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Mackintosh

Author: Tamsin Pickeral
Publication Date: 13 August 2005

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Follows the rise and fall of one of Britain's most fascinating and original artists and designers of the twentieth century. Covering everything from his early architecture, furniture and decorative arts to his late watercolours, this book provides the reader with information on the life and work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh.

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Engelbert

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Engelbert
What's in a Name? The Autobiography

Author: Engelbert Humperdink
Publication Date: 28 October 2004

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The life, in his own words, of one of the best known, best-selling, globally successful singing heart-throbs of them all: Engelbert Humperdinck. Born Arnold George Dorsey in Madras, India, Engelbert had a long struggle to make his mark in show business.

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