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Product Description: This book is aimed at everyone with an interest in popular music over the last fifty years. Through this classic, long-running show, there were many seminal moments in music, including David Bowie's breakthrough performance of "Starman" in 1972 and Nirvana's chaotic 1991 appearance promoting Smells Like Teen Spirit...read more

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9780857160522 | Consortium Book Sales & Dist, March 18, 2014, cover price $31.95 | About this edition: This book is aimed at everyone with an interest in popular music over the last fifty years.

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Product Description: Robert Shelton met Bob Dylan when the young singer first arrived in New York. He became Dylan's friend, champion, and critic. This book, first published in 1986, was hailed as the definitive unauthorized biography of this moody, passionate genius and his world...read more
By Patrick Humphries (editor)

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9781617130120 | Rev upd edition (Backbeat Books, April 1, 2011), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Robert Shelton met Bob Dylan when the young singer first arrived in New York.

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Product Description: Noted UK rock critic Humphries and music reporter Doggett deliver an album-by-album, track-by-track rundown of every Beatles song on record.

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9781849383691 | Omnibus Pr, September 1, 2010, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Noted UK rock critic Humphries and music reporter Doggett deliver an album-by-album, track-by-track rundown of every Beatles song on record.

Product Description: Updated and redesigned editions of the classic guides to the music of the world’s best known acts. Written by experts, each book examines every song in a given artist’s recorded repertoire, making it an invaluable guide for collectors and fans alike.

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9780825673641 | 2 reprint edition (Omnibus Pr, November 1, 2008), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Updated and redesigned editions of the classic guides to the music of the world’s best known acts.
9780711998827 | Omnibus Pr, August 30, 2004, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: The indispensable consumer's guide to the music of The Beatles, from their first single Love Me Do up to Let It Be.

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Product Description: This full length biography is the first comprehensive account of a truly legendary artist. It covers every aspect of the life and career of a man who has never seemed to be in the slightest danger of losing his credibility to mainstream success.

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9781844495856 | Omnibus Pr, October 15, 2007, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: In a career spanning 30 years, Tom Waits has recorded over 20 albums including Small Change and Blue Valentine and has had his songs covered by a vast array of artists including Bruce Springsteen, Meatloaf and Johnny Cash.

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9781847725097 | Omnibus Pr, September 1, 2008, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This full length biography is the first comprehensive account of a truly legendary artist.

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The rock historian and critic tells the stories behind the King's number one hits, including the mafia's connection with 'Can't Help Falling In Love' and the location of 'Heartbreak Hotel.' (view table of contents)

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9780740738036 | Andrews McMeel Pub, April 1, 2003, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The rock historian and critic tells the stories behind the King's number one hits, including the mafia's connection with 'Can't Help Falling In Love' and the location of 'Heartbreak Hotel.

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An invaluable companion for every Elvis fan, this work reveals how each of his number one records was made. It also contains tributes from a galaxy of famous stars, plus a range of fascinating things you never knew about The King.

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9780091889081 | Ebury Pr, October 3, 2002, cover price $15.90 | About this edition: An invaluable companion for every Elvis fan, this work reveals how each of his number one records was made.

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Product Description: Book by Humphries, Patrick

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9789706663481 | Italian edition edition (Grupo Editorial Tomo, January 28, 2001), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Book by Humphries, Patrick

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Product Description: Nick Drake was barely 26 years old when he died in 1974 following an accidental overdose of prescribed drugs. The British singer-songwriter made only three albums during his short life - Five Leaves Left, Bryter Layter and Pink Moon...read more

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9781582340067 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, November 1, 1998, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Nick Drake was barely 26 years old when he died in 1974 following an accidental overdose of prescribed drugs.

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9781582340357 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, August 1, 1999, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Nick Drake was barely 26 years old when he died in 1974 following an accidental overdose of prescribed drugs.

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Product Description: A guide to the music of the Beatles. It seeks to examine every recorded song in the band's catalogue since the release of Let It Be in 1970, and acts as a consumer's critical guide. Shaped like a CD box, it is designed to sit alongside the reader's existing CD collection. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780711966222 | Omnibus Pr, September 1, 1998, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: A guide to the music of the Beatles.

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Product Description: Published to tie in with the 30th anniversar y of the band''s first album, this book follows the career of Pink Floyd from their earliest days to their current legend ary status. '

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9780233991740 | Ill edition (Trans-Atlantic Pubns, December 1, 1997), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Published to tie in with the 30th anniversar y of the band''s first album, this book follows the career of Pink Floyd from their earliest days to their current legend ary status.

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Product Description: Category: Music / Rock n Roll / BiographyThe first biography of the great singer-songwriter For such a monumentally talented singer, songwriter, and guitarist, Richard Thompson has lived a remarkably undocumented life . . . until now...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780825672156 | Schirmer Trade Books, September 1, 1997, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Category: Music / Rock n Roll / BiographyThe first biography of the great singer-songwriter For such a monumentally talented singer, songwriter, and guitarist, Richard Thompson has lived a remarkably undocumented life .
9780028647524 | Schirmer Books, February 1, 1997, cover price $26.00 | also contains Masolino Da Panicale | About this edition: Profiles the life and career of the British rock musician who was originally the guitarist for the folk-rock group Fairport Convention before launching a solo career

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Product Description: A consumer's critical guide to the music of Van Morrison, featuring an examination of every song released, from his earliest recordings with Them through to his solo career. Part of a series, the book is specially designed to sit alongside a CD collection.

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9780711956001 | Omnibus Pr, March 1, 1997, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A consumer's critical guide to the music of Van Morrison, featuring an examination of every song released, from his earliest recordings with Them through to his solo career.

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Product Description: Twentieth Century Architecture is a visual record of the last century's most enduring and innovative works, from some of the world's most important architects. Each of its 148 buildings comes to life in full-colour, two-page spreads, as well as an accompanying text detailing key influences on design and function, artistic style of the building, and history of construction...read more

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9780863699931 | London Bridge, October 1, 1996, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Twentieth Century Architecture is a visual record of the last century's most enduring and innovative works, from some of the world's most important architects.

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Product Description: These definitive guides to the music of history's hottest bands examine every recorded song in each artist's catalog from the start to the end of their careers. All books have 8-page color photo sections and are shaped like a CD box, designed to fit alongside your CD collection.

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9780711953048 | Omnibus Pr, June 1, 1996, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: These definitive guides to the music of history's hottest bands examine every recorded song in each artist's catalog from the start to the end of their careers.

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Product Description: A guide to the music of Bob Dylan. The book examines every recorded song in his catalogue to date, and acts as a consumer's critical guide to the music. Shaped like a CD box, it is designed to sit alongside the reader's existing CD collection.

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9780711948686 | Omnibus Pr, November 1, 1995, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: A guide to the music of Bob Dylan.

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Product Description: Good condition paperback with minimal wear. Contents are clean and bright throughout with no markings.

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9780859650861 | Plexus Pub, September 1, 1994, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Good condition paperback with minimal wear.
9780030085321 | Henry Holt & Co, June 1, 1986, cover price $3.98

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Accented by more than two hundred movie stills and photographs, this entertaining celebration of the work of cinematic genius Alfred Hitchcock provides analyses of every film by the master, as well as behind-the-scenes anecdotes and background trivia.

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9780517102923 | Crescent Books, September 1, 1994, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Examines Hitchcock's career, shows how his films reflect his own anxieties and neuroses, and reveals a master storyteller and technical wizard
9780517604700 | Outlet, February 1, 1987, cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Examines Hitchcock's career, shows how his films reflect his own anxieties and neuroses, and reveals a master storyteller and technical wizard

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9780140168235 | Viking Pr, November 1, 1990, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: paperback

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Traces the life and career of Tom Waits, who writes about those down on their luck, looks at his major albums, and describes his work as a motion picture actor

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9780312045821 | St Martins Pr, October 1, 1990, cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Traces the life and career of Tom Waits, who writes about those down on their luck, looks at his major albums, and describes his work as a motion picture actor

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Traces the life and career of the popular American singer-songwriter and looks at his major recordings

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9780385249089 | Doubleday, January 1, 1989, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Traces the life and career of the popular American singer-songwriter and looks at his major recordings

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