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1606: Shakespeare and the Year of Lear
James Shapiro.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571235797.  Daedalus Item Code: 73695
 
After years of ebbing creativity, William Shakespeare found his muse again in 1606, completing King Lear and going on to write Macbeth and Antony and Cleopatra. What was so ... (Read More)
 
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American Epic: The Companion Book to the PBS Series
Bernard MacMahon & Allison McGourty, with Elijah Wald.
Publisher: Touchstone.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781501135606.  Daedalus Item Code: 73590
 
In the 1920s, as radio took over the popular music business, record companies were forced to leave their studios in major cities in search of new styles and markets. Ranging the mountains, prairies, ... (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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Balanchine & the Lost Muse: Revolution & the Making of a Choreographer
Elizabeth Kendall.
Publisher: Oxford.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780199959341.  Daedalus Item Code: 63928
 
Part biography and part cultural history, this superb dual biography chronicles the early lives of famed choreographer George Balanchine and his close childhood friend, the extraordinary ballerina ... (Read More)
 
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Born to Run
Bruce Springsteen.
Publisher: Simon & Schuster.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781501141522.  Daedalus Item Code: 79480
 
(A New York Times Book Review Notable Book of 2016) In 2009, Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Bruce Springsteen performed at the halftime show of Super Bowl XLIII with the E Street Band, an ... (Read More)
 
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Britten's Century: Celebrating 100 Years of Benjamin Britten
Mark Bostridge, ed. Nicholas Kenyon, intro.
Publisher: Bloomsbury.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781441177902.  Daedalus Item Code: 54606
 
In the nearly four decades since Benjamin Britten's death, appreciation for his music—particularly the opera Peter Grimes and the masterful War Requiem—has only grown, even as his ... (Read More)
 
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Downton Abbey and Philosophy: Thinking in That Manor
Adam Barkman & Robert Arp, eds.
Publisher: Open Court.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780812699036.  Daedalus Item Code: 69021
 
We all know we love Downton Abbey—but why? How has this enactment of a vanished world of decorum and propriety become so enthralling for millions of viewers in the 21st century? In this ... (Read More)
 
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Duke: A Life of Duke Ellington
Terry Teachout.
Publisher: Gotham Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781592407491.  Daedalus Item Code: 71109
 
The author of Pops: A Life of Louis Armstrong, as well as a cultural critic, playwright, and musician, Terry Teachout offers this major biography of a singular musical figure. Edward Kennedy ... (Read More)
 
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Dunkirk: The History Behind the Major Motion Picture
Joshua Levine.
Publisher: William Morrow.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780062740304.  Daedalus Item Code: 79701
 
After the invasion of Poland in 1939, the British Expeditionary Force rushed to the defense of France and Belgium, but were driven to the sea by Hitler's panzer divisions in May 1940. More than ... (Read More)
 
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The Fry Chronicles: An Autobiography
Stephen Fry.
Publisher: Overlook.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781590207147.  Daedalus Item Code: 72820
 
English comedian, actor, and writer Stephen Fry is now a celebrated cultural figure, but when he was a teenager he arrived at the University of Cambridge as a convicted fraudster and thief, a liar, ... (Read More)
 
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Giacomo Puccini: 20th-Century Composers
Conrad Wilson.
Publisher: Phaidon.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780714847757.  Daedalus Item Code: 54397
 
The composer of such works as La Bohème and Madame Butterfly, Giacomo Puccini (1858–1924) gave us some of the world's most popular and widely performed operas. Here Scottish music ... (Read More)
 
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The Grammar of Rock: Art and Artlessness in 20th Century Pop Lyrics
Alexander Theroux.
Publisher: Fantagraphics.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781606996164.  Daedalus Item Code: 73357
 
The author of The Strange Case of Edward Gorey and The Enigma of Al Capp, as well as the novel Darconville's Cat—which Anthony Burgess deemed one of the 99 greatest postwar ... (Read More)
 
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