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Jazz Among the Discourses

By: Gabbard

Price: $13.95

Publisher: Duke University Press Books:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780822315964

ISBN: 0822315963

Condition: GOOD


The study of jazz comes of age with this anthology. One of the first books to consider jazz outside of established critical modes, "Jazz Among the Discourses" brings together scholars from an array of disciplines to question and revise conventional methods of writing and thinking about jazz.Challenging "official jazz histories," the contributors to this volume view jazz through the lenses of comparative literature; African American studies; music, film, and communication theory; English literature; American studies; history; and philosophy. With uncommon rigor and imagination, their essays... View more info

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"The Fitzwilliam Virginal Book, Vol. 2"

By: Classical Piano Sheet Music

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 9780486210698

ISBN: 0486210693

Condition: GOOD


"The most remarkable, and in many respects the most valuable collection of Elizabethan keyboard music." -- "Grove's Dictionary of Music and Musicians." Volume two of the famous early 17th-century collection of keyboard music features 300 airs, variations, fantasies, toccatas, pavanes, and more by Morley, Byrd, Bull, Gibbons, and others. Modern notation. View more info

Deutsche Wiegenlieder: In Wort and Weife ausgewahlt von hans fraungruber Schrift and Bilder von R. Daenert

By: N/A

Price: $94.95

Publisher: "Vienna, Austria", Verlag Gerlach und Weidling: Undated

Seller ID: 72M001

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Small, square (5-7/8"") with dark blue leather spine with gilt lettering. Covers appear to be blue-green flocked paper or silk with intaglio figures in 3 rows of knights, saints, etc. with Gilt title. Interior is red musical staffs with black lettering and occasional blue and/or yellow added to illumination. Rubbed corners. 96 pages of melody and words in the style of illuminated manuscripts. Folksongs interspersed with pieces by famous composers. 5-3/4x5/78"" (15x13.8cm). Text in German." View more info

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"Hear My Sad Story : The True Tales That Inspired Stagolee, John Henry, and Other Traditional American Folk Songs"

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Ithaca, NY", Cornell University Press: 2015

Edition: (1st edition)

Seller ID: 8-2H003

ISBN: 1501700022

Condition: FINE


"As new - gift quality! ""by giving equal weight to historical events and their reinvention as musical myths…creates a rich and colorful tapestry of fact and fable…provides useful and illuminating background stories for a host of important American songs…"" 293 indexed pages" View more info

One Nation Under a Groove: Motown and American Culture

By: Early, Gerald

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Ecco Pr:

Seller ID: 9780880013796

ISBN: 0880013796

Condition: GOOD


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Illustrated Dictionary of Historic Architecture (Dover Architecture)

By: Harris, Cyril M.

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Dover Publications:

Seller ID: 9780486244440

ISBN: 048624444X

Condition: GOOD


This massive compendium by a noted architectural historian contains over 2,000 line drawings, and clear, concise definitions for over 5,000 important terms relating to the architectural achievements of a great variety of world cultures, ancient to modern. Includes cutaway views, close-ups of intricate details, precisely rendered plans for many famed structures. View more info

A Special Study Set of Fine Art Reproductions: Asian Art Survey (University Prints)

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Winchester, MA", The University Prints: (Undated)

Seller ID: 63P004

Condition: NEAR FINE


"Set of spiral bound 5-1/2x8"" black & white prints of Asian art and architecture, including a large section on India. Approx. 250 prints. 1 folded page corner. Otherwise as new. AH 320: Prof. Elkinton" View more info

Deslandes Par Deslandes: Maison de L'Architecture

By: N/A

Price: $32.95

Publisher: "Paris, France", A Tempera: 1989 - Octobre

Seller ID: 69H019

ISBN: 2907687018

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, faint age soil to exterior, slight bump. Many photos. 72 pages. Text in French." View more info

"Borromini (Astra - Arengarium, Collana di Monografie d'Arte, Architetti 21)"

By: N/A

Price: $14.95

Publisher: "Milan, Italy", Electa Editrice: 1951

Seller ID: 94M001

Condition: POOR


"Reading copy. Intact with clean interior but covers detached (front missing, back enclosed). Faint age toning to pages and a few with shelfwear to edges. Pocket guide to the 17th century architecture of Borromini, 71 black and white photos with text in Italian. " View more info

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Caught in the Act: The Photographer in Contemporary Fiction

By: Munger, Barry

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Timken Publishers:

Seller ID: 9780943221274

ISBN: 0943221277

Condition: GOOD


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Ten Bad Dates with De Niro: A Book of Alternative Movie Lists

By: Kelly, Richard T.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Overlook TP:

Seller ID: 9781585679713

ISBN: 1585679712

Condition: GOOD


"It's been a long time since I've come across a set of lists quite so piquant and entertaining as Ten Bad Dates With De Niro."-Louis Bayard, "Salon" (Critic's Pick) What are the Top Ten movies for making cigarettes look cool? Do good films ever win the Oscar? What is film's most tragic farewell, greatest opening-credit sequence, grisliest murder, loosest screen adaptation, most gratuitous use of sex and violence? How do you make a great movie without a movie camera? And why do Robert De Niro's characters behave so badly to women? Born of the cinephile's well-known love of lists, "Ten Bad ... View more info

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Directors Close Up: Interviews with Directors Nominated for Best Film by the Directors Guild of America

By: Kagan, Jeremy

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Scarecrow Press:

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 9780810857124

ISBN: 081085712X

Condition: GOOD


Since 1992, The Directors Guild of America has hosted annual seminars featuring its nominees for outstanding feature film directing. Since its inception, film and television director Jeremy Kagan has moderated these sessions in which the finest contemporary directors weigh in on every aspect of the filmmaking process. In this book, Kagan has culled the most insightful and entertaining responses from these acclaimed directors. From script development through pre-production to production and post-production, they offer personal insights into every step of the creative process. They also reveal t... View more info

"Offstage Voices: Stories from the Guthrie Theater (Volume 1, Issue 1): 1963 - 1970: Planting the Oak, April 2003"

By: N/A

Price: $24.95

Publisher: "Minneapolis, MN", Guthrie Theater: 2003

Seller ID: 8NY025

Condition: VERY GOOD+


"Tight, bright, clean. Faint flare. 1 creased corner and light chipping to edges. ""These are the stories that Guthrie people tell each other, laughing or shaking their heads, and that audiences remember from their time in the multi-colored seats."" 41 pages, staple-bound (8.5 x 11""), illustrated throughout with color and black and white photos." View more info

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The Last Witch

By: " Munro, Rona"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: London, Nick Hern Books: 2009

Seller ID: 9-NT002

ISBN: 1848420722

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new, no markings except for scratch on front cover. 87 pages. 5"" X 7.75x.25"" Play. ""The Last Witch is based on the historical account of Janet Horne, the last woman to be executed for witchcraft in Scotland. Her refusal to deny the charge of witchcraft puts her in dangerous opposition to the new sheriff, and her defiance threatens not only her own life but that of her daughter. The Last Witch was a co-production between the Edinburgh International Festival and the Traverse Theatre and premiered at the Royal Lyceum Theatre.""" View more info

The Larousse Encyclopedia Of Music

By: "(EDITOR), GEOFFREY HINDLEY"

Price: $10.00

Publisher: HAMLYN:

Seller ID: 9780600354918

ISBN: 0600354911

Condition: GOOD


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Lyonel Feininger - The Ruin By the Sea

By: "(Eila Kokkinen, intro.) - (William S. Lieberman, ed.)"

Price: $11.95

Publisher: NY, Museum of Modern Art: 1968

Seller ID: 30T004

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faint age soil on the cover edges. ""With the exception of a major group of paintings and drawings of the church at Gelmeroda in Thuringia, no other architectural subject had interested Feininger so continuously and resulted in such a large group of works (30 drawings and watercolors and 3 paintings)..."" 32 pages, 3 photos, 19 black and white plates, 4 color plates." View more info

the billy rose sculpture garden-le jardin des sculptures billy rose-der billy rose skulpturengarten

By: "(Martin Weyl) (leonardo bezzola, photos)"

Price: $39.95

Publisher: "Jerusalem, Israel", The Israel Museum: 1982

Seller ID: 8-5Y004

ISBN: 0029159008

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new except for faintest curl and slight shelfwear to top and bottom edges. Pictorial cover with French flaps. Introduction and piece titles in Hebrew, English, French & German. Multiple full-page photos of 61 pieces in the7-acre outdoor display. Sculptor's name and additional detail in Hebrew and English. ISBN#0-02-9159008 on sticker on back cover. ""Designed by the sculptor Isamu Noguchi to house the Billy Rose collection, it tis a rarity in sculptor gardens and parks. The photographs in this book do created justice than words could to the flowing space.""" View more info

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Halloween Costumes

By: "(NA), NOT AVAILABLE"

Price: $8.45

Publisher: Quayside Pub Group:

Seller ID: 9780865733176

ISBN: 0865733171

Condition: very good


-- Contains costumes for adults and children.-- Includes pattern pieces that are interchangeable between costumes. View more info

"Will Barnet New Paintings February 7-28, 1981"

By: "(Prescott Schutz, intro.)"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: NY, Hirschl & Adler Galleries: 1981

Seller ID: 8-0H004

Condition: GOOD+


"As new except for light age soil and light spotting to cover. Exhibit catalog - American artist Will Barnet -Hirschl & Adler Galleries, NY, February 7 - 28, 1981. Introduction - Prescott Schutz. 16 illustrated pages (3 color and 5 black &white illustrations) 7.5 x 10 inches. (19x25.5cm) Checklist for all 28 works in show and single page biography. " View more info

Genii: The Conjurors' Magazine. Volume 65. Number 5. May 2009 - Germain: The Wizard

By: "(Richard Kaufman, ed.)"

Price: $8.95

Publisher: "Washington, DC", The Genii Corporation: 2002

Seller ID: 8-0Y007

Condition: GOOD


"READING COPY. Tight, bright, clean and square. Covers pulling loose at staples, front top corner creased, rubbed edges. Focus of articles on Germain - The Wizard (1878-1959). 92 pages full of illustrations. 8.5x10.8x.25"" (21.8x27.4x0.5cm)" View more info