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Ace Records: Labels Unlimited
David Stubbs.
Publisher: Black Dog.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906155032.  Daedalus Item Code: 53150
Now the world's foremost blues, rockabilly, soul, and rock 'n' roll re-issue label, Britain's independent Ace Records label has been responsible for unearthing lost classics and neglected pioneers ... (Read More)
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All Available Light: A Marilyn Monroe Reader
Yona Zeldis McDonough, ed.
Publisher: Touchstone.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780684873923.  Daedalus Item Code: 32266
No star in any medium has affected the world more deeply or enduringly than Marilyn Monroe, avers Yona Zeldis McDonough. "When she was there—on screen, or in person—it became almost impossible to pay ... (Read More)
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The Art of Youth: Crane, Carrington, Gershwin, and the Nature of First Acts
Nicholas Delbanco.
Publisher: New Harvest.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544114463.  Daedalus Item Code: 53037
In a triptych of indelible portraits, Nicholas Delbanco gives us three great creative spirits who lived colorful, productive lives before dying in their 20s or 30s: writer Stephen Crane (The Red ... (Read More)
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The Beatles Are Here!: 50 Years After the Band Arrived in America, Writers, Musicians, and Other Fans Remember
Penelope Rowlands.
Publisher: Algonquin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616203504.  Daedalus Item Code: 43842
The arrival of the Beatles in America in February 1964 was, for millions, an unforgettable cultural touchstone. For biographer and cultural critic Penelope Rowlands—captured in an iconic photograph ... (Read More)
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Blues & Chaos: The Music Writing of Robert Palmer
Robert Palmer. Anthony DeCurtis, ed.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781416599753.  Daedalus Item Code: 53959
This anthology surveys the finest work of a writer who "set the standard for newspaper pop-music criticism" (Philadelphia Inquirer). Robert Palmer was the New York Times' first chief ... (Read More)
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Bob Dylan: The Brazil Series
John Elderfield & Kasper Monrad.
Publisher: Prestel.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9783791350981.  Daedalus Item Code: 32810
A songwriter, a poet, and now the 2016 Nobel Prize winner for Literature, Bob Dylan has also been a prolific graphic artist since the 1960s, and his graphic art is marked by the same constant drive ... (Read More)
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Brick Shakespeare: Four Tragedies and Four Comedies (2 Vols.)
John McCann. Monica Sweeney & Becky Thomas, ed.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: 2 vols..
ISBN: 9781629145273.  Daedalus Item Code: 63999
Somehow, the bloody deeds of Macbeth, the heartbreaking finale of Romeo and Juliet, the assassination of Julius Caesar, and the pile of dead royals at the close of Hamlet ... (Read More)
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Bruce Springsteen and the Promise of Rock 'N' Roll
Marc Dolan.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393081350.  Daedalus Item Code: 54633
Smart and incisive, this book from English, American studies, and film professor Marc Dolan takes us through Bruce Springsteen's life by tracing the cultural, political, and personal forces that ... (Read More)
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Carmen's Dance: A Fantasy of Spanish Flamenco and Opera
Tina Deininger & Gerhard Jaugstetter, photogs.
Publisher: Ear Books.   Format: hardcover & CDs.
ISBN: 9783937406039.  Daedalus Item Code: 52002
Carmen, the fiery Gypsy of opera and literature, has become synonymous with love and jealousy, with the passionate Spanish woman, with the city of Seville, and ultimately with flamenco, which Jean ... (Read More)
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A Christmas Story Treasury: A Tribute to the Original, Traditional, One-Hundred-Percent, Red-Blooded, Two-Fisted, All-American Holiday Movie with Sound
Tyler Schwartz.
Publisher: Running Press.   Format: no jacket.
ISBN: 9780762448579.  Daedalus Item Code: 53868
Originally released in 1983, and now the subject of annual 24-hour marathon showings on cable television, A Christmas Story is a bona fide holiday classic and a cherished part of the holiday ... (Read More)
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Classic Tracks: The Real Stories Behind 68 Seminal Recordings
Richard Buskin.
Publisher: Sample Magic.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780956446022.  Daedalus Item Code: 62875
What really went on in the studio while recording some of the biggest hits by the Beatles, Bruce Springsteen, and Bob Dylan? How did producers and engineers deal with the huge egos of Oasis and Paul ... (Read More)
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Classique: Cover Art for Classical Music
Horst Scherg & Robert Klanten, eds.
Publisher: Gestalten.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9783899552287.  Daedalus Item Code: 52695
Although we have grown accustomed to seeing classical recordings with innocuous, even uninteresting cover designs, it was not always the case. As the 777 full color examples in this overview of album ... (Read More)
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