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Product Description: An expanded, fully illustrated, and up-to-date edition of the classic cultural history of vampiresVampyres is a comprehensive and generously illustrated history and anthology of vampires in literature, from the folklore of eastern Europe to the Romantics and beyond...read more

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9780500252215 | Thames & Hudson, September 13, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: An expanded, fully illustrated, and up-to-date edition of the classic cultural history of vampiresVampyres is a comprehensive and generously illustrated history and anthology of vampires in literature, from the folklore of eastern Europe to the Romantics and beyond.

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Product Description: Leading cultural historian and broadcaster Christopher Frayling reflects on gothic themes in literature, art, and popular culture, through the lens of his friendship and correspondence with Angela Carter during her formative writing years...read more

Hardcover:

9781783198214 | Oberon Books Ltd, December 22, 2015, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: Leading cultural historian and broadcaster Christopher Frayling reflects on gothic themes in literature, art, and popular culture, through the lens of his friendship and correspondence with Angela Carter during her formative writing years.

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Product Description: This best-selling textbook and reader continues to set the standard in medical ethics. It contains the necessary background information, readings, and case studies to help readers appreciate the complex moral and social issues of modern medicine...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780534520397, titled "Intervention and Reflection: Basic Issues in Medical Ethics" | Wadsworth Pub Co, August 1, 1999, cover price $104.95 | also contains Intervention and Reflection: Basic Issues in Medical Ethics | About this edition: This best-selling textbook and reader continues to set the standard in medical ethics.

Product Description: The definitive book on Sergio Leone's landmark Western, Once Upon A Time In The West (1968). An in-depth analysis and shot by shot look at this iconic film by the world's leading authority on Sergio Leone, Sir Christopher Frayling, who coined the phrase "Spaghetti Western"...read more

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9781909526334 | Reel Art Pr, October 25, 2016, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The definitive book on Sergio Leone's landmark Western, Once Upon A Time In The West (1968).

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Product Description: An entirely new perspective on current scaremongering about China’s global ambitions, and on the Western media’s ignorance of Chinese cultureA hundred years ago, a character who was to enter the bloodstream of 20th-century popular culture made his first appearance in the world of literature...read more

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9780500252079 | Thames & Hudson, October 14, 2014, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: An entirely new perspective on current scaremongering about China’s global ambitions, and on the Western media’s ignorance of Chinese cultureA hundred years ago, a character who was to enter the bloodstream of 20th-century popular culture made his first appearance in the world of literature.

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Product Description: Jack Clayton's gothic masterpiece The Innocents, though not a commercial success on its release in 1961, has been hailed as one of the greatest psychological thrillers of all time. Dividing reviewers with its ambiguous depiction of ghosts, the film ignited a debate about the aesthetics of horror which still rages today...read more

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9781844573431 | British Film Inst, November 8, 2013, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Jack Clayton's gothic masterpiece The Innocents, though not a commercial success on its release in 1961, has been hailed as one of the greatest psychological thrillers of all time.

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Product Description: Prolifically illustrated, this is the perfect introduction to the history of film for students and budding cinephiles alike. This extensive yet accessible book traces the evolution of cinema, from the great silver screen-classics through postwar movements from film noir to nouvelle vague, and up to the present day with the emerging commercial success of 3-D...read more
By Christopher Frayling (foreword by) and Philip Kemp (editor)

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9780789327130 | Rizzoli Intl Pubns, September 10, 2013, cover price $14.98 | About this edition: Prolifically illustrated, this is the perfect introduction to the history of film for students and budding cinephiles alike.

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Product Description: For the first time, world vintage movie poster authority Tony Nourmand shares his personal selection of the 100 essential movie posters of all time. For 30 years, Nourmand has been instrumental in redefining 20th-century movie posters as an art form and a valuable collectible...read more
By Christopher Frayling (introduced by) and Tony Nourmand

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9780957261082 | Reel Art Pr, July 30, 2013, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: For the first time, world vintage movie poster authority Tony Nourmand shares his personal selection of the 100 essential movie posters of all time.

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Product Description: The context of cultural and social change enriches this study of the cinematic world, creating a fascinating guide to film that examines each stage of cinema's development with scholarly detail in an easy-to-read format. Organized chronologically, the book traces the evolution of cinema from the earliest days of film projection to the golden age of film halls, drive-ins, outdoor shows, and the current multiplexes...read more
By Christopher Frayling (contributor) and Philip Kemp

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9788498015829 | Blume, March 1, 2013, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: The context of cultural and social change enriches this study of the cinematic world, creating a fascinating guide to film that examines each stage of cinema's development with scholarly detail in an easy-to-read format.
9788498016499 | Blume, October 1, 2012, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: The context of cultural and social change enriches this study of the cinematic world, creating a fascinating guide to film that examines each stage of cinema's development with scholarly detail in an easy-to-read format.

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Product Description: In this epic volume, renowned photographer Marc Hoberman presents London in a way never seen before! Through a visual journey of over 280 large-scale color photographs, London and its surrounds is showcased as it really is: towering landmarks fill the book’s pages, below them London’s life-blood - it’s people – satiate the city’s streets...read more
By John Andrew, Christopher Frayling (foreword by) and Marc Hoberman (photographer)

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9780957120303 | Hoberman, July 17, 2012, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: In this epic volume, renowned photographer Marc Hoberman presents London in a way never seen before!

Paperback:

9780957120310 | Dlx sgd edition (Hoberman, July 17, 2012), cover price $295.00 | About this edition: In this epic volume, renowned photographer Marc Hoberman presents London in a way never seen before!

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Product Description: Sergio Leone is a singular figure among Italian filmmakers of the postwar years; his films grow in reputation year after year. Groundbreaking westerns such as his Dollars trilogy and the authoritative Once upon a Time in the West have made Leone one of the most popular and influential directors in world cinema...read more

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9780816646838 | Reprint edition (Univ of Minnesota Pr, January 26, 2012), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Sergio Leone is a singular figure among Italian filmmakers of the postwar years; his films grow in reputation year after year.

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Product Description: Prolifically illustrated, this is the perfect introduction to the history of film for students and budding cinephiles alike. This extensive yet accessible book traces the evolution of cinema, from the great silver screen-classics through postwar movements from film noir to nouvelle vague, and up to the present day with the emerging commercial success of 3-D...read more
By Christopher Frayling (foreword by) and Philip Kemp (editor)

Hardcover:

9780789322623 | Universe Pub, October 4, 2011, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Prolifically illustrated, this is the perfect introduction to the history of film for students and budding cinephiles alike.

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Product Description: The publication of New York sociologist Richard Sennett's study ‘TheCraftsman’, and of assorted government reports from all over the Western world, have helped to focus attention on the issue and to give it urgency. It ranges from teaching and training (the value of "making things", whatever the subject) right across the spectrum to the stimulation of modern creative industries...read more

Hardcover:

9781849430722 | Oberon Books Ltd, October 18, 2011, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: The publication of New York sociologist Richard Sennett's study ‘TheCraftsman’, and of assorted government reports from all over the Western world, have helped to focus attention on the issue and to give it urgency.

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Product Description: In 1942, a young man at Warner Bros. art department created a poster for Casablanca. Over the next sixty-three years, posters for A Streetcar Named Desire, Dial M For Murder, Bonnie and Clyde, Bullitt, My Fair Lady, Get Carter, Dirty Harry, The Untouchables and Unforgiven became coveted items, cherished by movie-goers all over the world...read more

Hardcover:

9780956648716 | Box ltd edition (Reel Art Pr, October 15, 2010), cover price $950.00 | About this edition: In 1942, a young man at Warner Bros.

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Product Description: The tragic death of Walpole's cat and the Thomas Gray poem written in her honor: the true story of what happened, and a look at the lively social and cultural scene in the eighteenth century. This delightful compendium focuses on one of the best-loved poems in the English language, but in the process it takes the reader on an engaging romp through the literary, intellectual, and cultural world of the eighteenth century...read more
By Richard Bentley (illustrator), William Blake (illustrator), Christopher Frayling and Kathleen Hale (illustrator)

Hardcover:

9780500514917 | 1 edition (Thames & Hudson, October 26, 2009), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: The tragic death of Walpole's cat and the Thomas Gray poem written in her honor: the true story of what happened, and a look at the lively social and cultural scene in the eighteenth century.

Product Description: The Hound of the Baskervilles is the third of the four crime novels written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle featuring the detective Sherlock Holmes. Originally serialised in The Strand Magazine from August 1901 to April 1902, it is set largely on Dartmoor in Devon in England's West Country and tells the story of an attempted murder inspired by the legend of a fearsome, diabolical hound of supernatural origin...read more

Prebinding:

9781439584446 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, April 9, 2009), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: The Hound of the Baskervilles is the third of the four crime novels written by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle featuring the detective Sherlock Holmes.

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With its unique ability to bring our wildest fantasies to life, the cinema has done more than any other medium to popularize the science fiction genre throughout the world. This book features images, representing the creme de la creme of science fiction posters from artists in different countries and cultures.
By Christopher Frayling (foreword by)

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9783822856277 | Evergreen, October 1, 2007, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: With its unique ability to bring our wildest fantasies to life, the cinema has done more than any other medium to popularize the science fiction genre throughout the world.

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Paperback:

9781873362525 | Gardners Books, January 1, 1996, cover price $12.70

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