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Product Description: This essential reader includes Thomson's essays on making a living as a musician; his articles on classic composers; his relation to his contemporaries; his articles on newcomers in the music world, including John Cage and Pierre Boulez; his autobiographical writings and commentary on his own works...read more

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9780415937955 | Routledge, August 1, 2002, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: This essential reader includes Thomson's essays on making a living as a musician; his articles on classic composers; his relation to his contemporaries; his articles on newcomers in the music world, including John Cage and Pierre Boulez; his autobiographical writings and commentary on his own works.

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9781138986763, titled "Virgil Thomson: A Reader: Selected Writings 1924-1984" | Reprint edition (Routledge, April 30, 2016), cover price $47.95 | About this edition: This essential reader includes Thomson's essays on making a living as a musician; his articles on classic composers; his relation to his contemporaries; his articles on newcomers in the music world, including John Cage and Pierre Boulez; his autobiographical writings and commentary on his own works.

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Product Description: During the 1960s and 1970s in New York City, young artists exploited an industrial wasteland to create spacious studios where they lived and worked, redefining the Manhattan area just south of Houston Street. Its use fueled not by city planning schemes but by word-of-mouth recommendations, the area soon grew to become a world-class center for artistic creation―indeed, the largest urban artists’ colony ever in America, let alone the world...read more

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9780823262823 | Fordham Univ Pr, November 14, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: During the 1960s and 1970s in New York City, young artists exploited an industrial wasteland to create spacious studios where they lived and worked, redefining the Manhattan area just south of Houston Street.

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9781630450090 | Small Pr Distribution, June 18, 2014, cover price $16.95

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Product Description: In this unusual book, libertarian Richard Kostelanetz explores religious sentiments in the form of the motet. This book is a series of words meant to be sung or spoken. The overall effect is one of wonder and awe at the mystery of the unspoken God...read more

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9781499512199 | Createspace Independent Pub, June 18, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: In this unusual book, libertarian Richard Kostelanetz explores religious sentiments in the form of the motet.

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Product Description: Poetry. The practice of composing maxims, or aphorisms, has a long tradition, from Ecclesiastes to Erasmus and Pascal, and now Kostelanetz contributes his small share to such collected wisdoms. Sometimes tongue-in-cheek, sometimes dead serious, Kostelanetz's sayings will delight any reader willing to travel with him into a journey of contemporary knowledge...read more

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9780983823858 | Signed edition (Adastra Pr, February 20, 2014), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Product Description: The author says: I have been writing literary essays for nearly fifty years now. Since most of them appeared in modestly circulated periodicals, it becomes necessary for me to collect the most valuable of them into books. Earlier collections have been devoted to essays on poetry, fiction, visual art, music, culture, performance, and politics...read more

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9781570272660 | Autonomedia, September 2, 2013, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The author says: I have been writing literary essays for nearly fifty years now.

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Product Description: First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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9780415866934 | Routledge, May 30, 2014, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: First published in 2004.

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Product Description: Soho: The Rise and Fall documents how a little-known industrial neighborhood in New York became, through one of the accidents of history, a nexus of creative activity for a brief but intensive period. Such an ideal situation--entirely unplanned--could not last forever; the author shows how market forces squeezed out this art utopia, to be replaced by a shadow of its former self...read more

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9780415965729 | Routledge, June 1, 2003, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: The author shares his firsthand knowledge of Soho’s rise to prominence and eventual decline as the center of Manhattan’s art scene, recalling the confluence of economic and social factors that made the community come alive as a haven for artists, musicians, and creative people of every type.

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9780415867139 | Routledge, October 23, 2013, cover price $44.95 | About this edition: Soho: The Rise and Fall documents how a little-known industrial neighborhood in New York became, through one of the accidents of history, a nexus of creative activity for a brief but intensive period.

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Product Description: Literary Nonfiction. Cultural Studies. A heavyweight confronting sanctified elephants, the impossibly prolific anarchist and libertarian cultural critic targets, with dead-on accuracy and quotable wit, Andy Warhol, Harold Bloom, The New Yorker, Barack Obama, Dubya and his sidekicks, Susan Sontag, The New York Times Book Review, Marjorie Perloff, Charles Bernstein, the American Academy of Arts and Letters, Victims of Literary Bullying, Pushcart Prize anthologies, The Readers' Catalog, the New York Yankees, Idiot-Identifiers, Manuscript Filchers, Literary Correspondence, Paul Muldoon, scores more, often slash and burn...read more

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9781570272127 | Autonomedia, August 15, 2010, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Literary Nonfiction.

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Product Description: Poetry. Long concerned with poetic invention, the indisputably avant-garde writer Richard Kostelanetz has recently been discovering new language forms not with words but within words. This new collection of his, RECIRCUITS, is one of several efforts in this direction...read more

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9781935520184 | Small Pr Distribution, December 1, 2009, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Product Description: Exhibition catalogue from the concerts and discussions on Cage that took place in the EAC of Castello, Spain. John Cage: Imaginary Landscapes, Concerts and Musicircus, are the contents of the catalogue that documents the exhibition, of the same title, realized in the Espai d'Art Contemporani de Castello...read more

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9788461300792 | Bilingual edition (Espai Dart Contemporani De castello, November 1, 2009), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Exhibition catalogue from the concerts and discussions on Cage that took place in the EAC of Castello, Spain.

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Product Description: The impossibly prolific cultural critic offers a rich second volume of collected political essays, ranging from the title effort to further assaults on power and privilege in a vast array of topics, including: Bush, 9/11, the Middle East, terrorism, pedophilia, Noam Chomsky, Jane Jacobs, Alexander Cockburn, Christopher Hitchens, Norman O...read more

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9781570271953 | Autonomedia, June 1, 2008, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The impossibly prolific cultural critic offers a rich second volume of collected political essays, ranging from the title effort to further assaults on power and privilege in a vast array of topics, including: Bush, 9/11, the Middle East, terrorism, pedophilia, Noam Chomsky, Jane Jacobs, Alexander Cockburn, Christopher Hitchens, Norman O.

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Product Description: Poetry. Art. This book features important new visual works by one of the U.S.'s best known and respected avant-garde writers. "The principal subject of my poems is qualities indigenous to words themselves; everything else should be shunted aside as something else"--Richard Kostelanetz...read more

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9781584980452 | Talisman House Pub, January 30, 2006, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Poetry.

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Product Description: B.B. King is a national treasure. For more than five decades, he has been the consummate blues performer. His unique guitar playing, powerful vocals, and repertoire of songs have taken him from tiny Itta Bena, Mississippi, to worldwide renown...read more
By Richard Kostelanetz (editor) and Jesse Reiswig (editor)

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9780634099274 | Hal Leonard Corp, November 1, 2005, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: B.

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Product Description: Having already published collections of critical essays on fiction, poetry, performance, politics and visual art, Richard Kostelanetz for the first time selects here from his writings on film and video. As in earlier volumes, these essays emphasize the primacy of possibilities intrinsic in each medium...read more

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9781570271663 | Autonomedia, November 25, 2005, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Having already published collections of critical essays on fiction, poetry, performance, politics and visual art, Richard Kostelanetz for the first time selects here from his writings on film and video.

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Product Description: Poetry. In this striking collection, Kostelanetz, a giant of American letters, reviews his extraordinary career in all facets of visible writing. Not to be missed by anybody interested in experimental writing and art. Specially designed by Igor Satanovsky...read more

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9780970722485 | Koja Pr, January 1, 2004, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Poetry.

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The American composer and music legend comes to life in this selection of his best writings on a wide variety of topics, featuring excerpts from his correspondance and recommendations he wrote for other composers. (view table of contents)

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9780415939409 | Routledge, November 1, 2003, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: The American composer and music legend comes to life in this selection of his best writings on a wide variety of topics, featuring excerpts from his correspondance and recommendations he wrote for other composers.

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Product Description: First Published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780415937917 | 2 edition (Routledge, January 1, 2003), cover price $130.00 | About this edition: First Published in 2003.

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9780415937924 | 2 edition (Routledge, December 1, 2002), cover price $43.95 | About this edition: First Published in 2003.
9780879101008 | 3 edition (Limelight Editions, April 1, 1988), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Book by Kostelanetz, Richard

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Product Description: The literary legacy of Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) consists of numerous works in which the traditional restraints of language are abandoned for spontaneous and surprising expression. Her writings challenge the reader, yet also offer an inviting liberation, and because of this they have not only endured but proven highly influential...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780815412380 | Cooper Square Pub, November 1, 2002, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The literary legacy of Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) consists of numerous works in which the traditional restraints of language are abandoned for spontaneous and surprising expression.

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9780815412465 | Cooper Square Pub, October 1, 2002, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This anthology collects 51 of Stein's most experimental poems, stories, portraits, and plays.

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Product Description: A Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes recognizes that change is a driving force in all the arts. It covers major trends in music, dance, theater, film, visual art, sculpture, and performance art--as well as architecture, science, and culture. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780028653792, titled "A Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes" | 2 sub edition (Schirmer Reference, January 1, 2000), cover price $63.70 | About this edition: This interdisciplinary guide covers the most influential avant garde art movements of the past 150 years, ranging from futurism to free-jazz.

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9780415937641, titled "A Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes" | 2 edition (Routledge, September 1, 2001), cover price $56.95 | About this edition: A Dictionary of the Avant-Gardes recognizes that change is a driving force in all the arts.
9781556522024 | A Cappella Books, October 1, 1993, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Covers avant-garde artists and styles among the visual and performing arts from 1850 through the present

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Product Description: No American composer has written about his work as brilliantly and wittily as John Cage (1912-1992), one of the great avant-garde figures of the twentieth century. An essential part of his legacy are the pieces gathered herein, which span over fifty years of Cagean thought and creativity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780815410348 | Cooper Square Pub, May 1, 2000, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: No American composer has written about his work as brilliantly and wittily as John Cage (1912-1992), one of the great avant-garde figures of the twentieth century.

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Collects the poet's most avantgarde poetry and prose, including deviant traditional verse, erotic poetry, visual poetry, texts set to music, condensed prose, and elliptical narratives. Reprint.

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9780871401748 | Reprint edition (Liveright Pub Corp, December 1, 1999), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Collects the poet's most avant-garde poetry and prose, including deviant traditional verse, erotic poetry, visual poetry, texts set to music, condensed prose, and elliptical narratives

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Product Description: B.B. King, a name synonymous with "blues," has been the most fortunate and unusual of bluesmen: a success on his own terms, and in his own time. An inside look at the guitar playing, blues singing, Grammy Award-winning King of the Blues.
By Richard Kostelanetz (editor) and Anson John Pope (editor)

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9780825671586 | Schirmer Trade Books, December 1, 1999, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: B.

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