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The Love & Wars of Lina Prokofiev
Simon Morrison.
Publisher: Harvill Secker.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781846557316.  Daedalus Item Code: 50892
In the winter of 1948, Lina Prokofiev—the wife of composer Serge Prokofiev—was alone in her Moscow apartment one night when the telephone rang. The caller insisted that she come downstairs to collect ... (Read More)
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Love Song: The Lives of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya
Ethan Mordden.
Publisher: St. Martin's.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780312676575.  Daedalus Item Code: 43008
The preeminent historian of Broadway, Ethan Mordden here gives us the romantic and creative partnership of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya, chronicling their entwined careers against the background of the ... (Read More)
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Masterpuppet Theatre: The World of Shakespeare
Michael Rogalski.
Publisher: Quirk.   Format: box.
ISBN: 9781594744884.  Daedalus Item Code: 23540
It may be that the play's the thing to reveal the conscience of the king, but this finger puppet Shakespeare theater may reveal your inner thespian. Along with a folio of classic scenes written by ... (Read More)
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The Mechanics of Songwriting: A Guitarist's Guide
Leo Coulter.
Publisher: Siduri Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780956205216.  Daedalus Item Code: 41744
Exploring the hidden structure that defines a piece of popular music, this book reveals the workings of some of the most successful songs ever recorded, using straightforward language aimed at ... (Read More)
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Mick Jagger
Philip Norman.
Publisher: Ecco.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780061944857.  Daedalus Item Code: 44356
"A great band, said the letter from Decca, one of Britain's major record labels, but you'll never get anywhere with that singer. Mick Jagger, voice and all, has always been one of a kind. [Philip] ... (Read More)
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Mick Jagger: The Photobook
François Hébel, foreword.
Publisher: Contrasto.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9788869652905.  Daedalus Item Code: 41390
"His extremely distinctive face has made him the archetypal rock star: Mick Jagger is universal," notes François Hébel in the introduction to this remarkable album. From Cecil Beaton to Herb Ritts, ... (Read More)
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Mom in the Movies: The Iconic Screen Mothers You Love (And a Few You Love to Hate)
Richard Corliss. Debbie Reynolds & Carrie Fisher, foreword.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476738260.  Daedalus Item Code: 51617
In this irresistible tour of movie motherhood, film critic and historian Richard Corliss explores the many ways Hollywood and its leading ladies have celebrated, vilified, and otherwise memorialized ... (Read More)
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Movies of the 2000s
Jürgen Müller, ed.
Publisher: Taschen.   Format: flexi-binding.
ISBN: 9783836501972.  Daedalus Item Code: 50160
From the fantastical special effects masterpieces Lord of the Rings and Avatar to such entertaining fare as the Bourne action films, the Harry Potter series, Moulin Rouge, and ... (Read More)
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M Train
Patti Smith.
Publisher: Knopf.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781101875100.  Daedalus Item Code: 59879
The legendary poet, performer, and eternal bohemian (she has been awarded the title of Commandeur des Arts et des Lettres, the highest honor given to an artist by the French Republic), Patti Smith ... (Read More)
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Music & Monarchy: A History of Britain in Four Movements
David Starkey & Katie Greening.
Publisher: BBC Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781849906814.  Daedalus Item Code: 52367
Showcasing a monarch's power, prestige, and taste, music has been the lifeblood of many a royal dynasty. Featuring 16 pages of color illustrations, this history by the author of Royal River ... (Read More)
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Music Box
Gino Castaldo, text.
Publisher: Abrams.   Format: laminated cover.
ISBN: 9781419700743.  Daedalus Item Code: 50615
If you have ever enjoyed the popular music of the past six decades, this book of musician portraits by Annie Leibovitz, Robert Mapplethorpe, Herb Ritts, Bruce Davidson, and other leading ... (Read More)
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Neil Young: A Life in Pictures
Colin Irwin.
Publisher: Carlton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781847329653.  Daedalus Item Code: 51742
Despite his successes as an innovator and inspiration to other musicians and songwriters, Neil Young has refused to be typified or even pinned down, restlessly changing styles and directions through ... (Read More)
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