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Charlie Chan: The Untold Story of the Honorable Detective and His Rendezvous with American History
Yunte Huang.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393069624.  Daedalus Item Code: 41466
(Shortlisted for the 2010 National Book Critics Circle Award in Biography and a 2011 Edgar Award) This provocative first "biography" of fictional detective Charlie Chan presents American ... (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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The Chronicles of Downton Abbey: A New Era
Jessica Fellowes & Matthew Sturgis. Julian Fellowes, foreword.
Publisher: Collins.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780007453252.  Daedalus Item Code: 36156
Naturally following The World of Downton Abbey, this gorgeously illustrated volume is a companion to the third season of the Emmy-winning, utterly addictive series from PBS's ... (Read More)
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Constellation of Genius: 1922: Modernism and All that Jazz
Kevin Jackson.
Publisher: Windmill Books.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780099559023.  Daedalus Item Code: 51081
1922 was the spectacular year that F. Scott Fitzgerald chose as a backdrop for The Great Gatsby. It was also the year in which James Joyce's Ulysses and T.S. Eliot's The Waste ... (Read More)
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A Dictionary of Dance
Liz Murphy.
Publisher: Blue Apple.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781609050450.  Daedalus Item Code: 33482
From Arabesque to Zones, this introduction to the world of dance for readers and listeners 4 to 8 defines the styles (tap, hula, quickstep), techniques (warm-up, ouvert), and tools of the ... (Read More)
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Dig: Sound and Music in Hip Culture
Phil Ford.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199939916.  Daedalus Item Code: 50820
Hipness has been an indelible part of America's intellectual and cultural landscape since the 1940s. Yet the question "What is hip?" remains a kind of cultural koan, equally intriguing and elusive. ... (Read More)
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Down a Path of Wonder: Memoirs of Stravinsky, Schoenberg and Other Cultural Figures
Robert Craft.
Publisher: Naxos Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781843792178.  Daedalus Item Code: 53535
The relationship between composer Igor Stravinsky and conductor Robert Craft is legendary; it began in 1948, when Craft was invited to meet Stravinsky after some four years of correspondence. Then, ... (Read More)
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Dressed: A Century of Hollywood Costume Design
Deborah Nadoolman Landis.
Publisher: Collins Design.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780060816506.  Daedalus Item Code: 51654
If you like movies, if you like fashion, or if you just like good-looking people, this big book of movie costuming is pure catnip. A two-term president of the Hollywood Costume Designers Guild and ... (Read More)
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Dvorák: His Life and Music
Neil Wenborn.
Publisher: Naxos Books.   Format: paperback & CDs.
ISBN: 9781843791164.  Daedalus Item Code: 53538
An unequivocal giant of 19th-century music, Antonín Dvorák (1841–1904) composed the "New World" Symphony—one of the best-loved works in the classical repertoire—and his inexhaustibly rich and varied ... (Read More)
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Dylan on Dylan: The Essential Interviews
Bob Dylan. Jonathan Cott, ed.
Publisher: Hodder.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781444739329.  Daedalus Item Code: 43911
Edited and introduced by Rolling Stone contributing editor Jonathan Cott, this book collects 31 of the most significant and revealing conversations with America's celebrated street poet and ... (Read More)
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Evenings at the Opera: An Exploration of the Basic Repertoire
Jeffrey Langford.
Publisher: Amadeus Press.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781574671872.  Daedalus Item Code: 41857
What makes good opera? Jeffrey Langford, a lecturer at the Manhattan School of Music and host of pre-performance talks at the Metropolitan Opera Guild, here examines the operas that have stood the ... (Read More)
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Faber Pocket Guide: Britten
John Bridcut. James Naughtie, foreword.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571237760.  Daedalus Item Code: 50905
Benjamin Britten was one of the great composers of the 20th century, producing a feast of music from an early age and first achieving international fame in 1945 with his opera Peter Grimes. ... (Read More)
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