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Product Description: In this breathtaking cultural history filled with exclusive, never-before-revealed details, celebrated rock journalist Joel Selvin tells the definitive story of the Rolling Stones’ infamous Altamont concert, the disastrous historic event that marked the end of the idealistic 1960s...read more

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9780062444257 | Dey Street Books, August 16, 2016, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: In this breathtaking cultural history filled with exclusive, never-before-revealed details, celebrated rock journalist Joel Selvin tells the definitive story of the Rolling Stones’ infamous Altamont concert, the disastrous historic event that marked the end of the idealistic 1960s.

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Product Description: Years in the making, this definitive monograph presents nearly six decades of work by the pioneering San Francisco–based ceramic sculptor Ron Nagle (born 1939). The plates section features 51 sculptures made since 1958, all reproduced in full color...read more

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9780979178719 | Silver Gate Inc, February 23, 2016, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: Years in the making, this definitive monograph presents nearly six decades of work by the pioneering San Francisco–based ceramic sculptor Ron Nagle (born 1939).

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Product Description: “I don’t know where he’s buried, but if I did I’d piss on his grave.” –Jerry Wexler, best friend and mentor.Here Comes the Night: The Dark Soul of Bert Berns and the Dirty Business of Rhythm and Blues is both a definitive account of the New York rhythm and blues world of the early ‘60s, and the harrowing, ultimately tragic story of songwriter and record producer Bert Berns, whose meteoric career was fueled by his pending doom...read more

Hardcover:

9781619023024, titled "Here Comes the Night: The Dark Soul of Bert Berns and the Dirty Business of Rhythm & Blues" | Counterpoint, April 15, 2014, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Here Comes the Night is both a definitive account of the golden age of rhythm and blues of the early ’60s and the harrowing, ultimately tragic story of songwriter and record producer Bert Berns, whose meteoric career was fueled by his pending doom.

Paperback:

9781619025417, titled "Here Comes the Night: The Dark Soul of Bert Berns and the Dirty Business of Rhythm & Blues" | Counterpoint, April 14, 2015, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: “I don’t know where he’s buried, but if I did I’d piss on his grave.

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Product Description: Covering one of the most unforgettable moments in modern history—and including striking images of twentieth-century icons such as Janis Joplin, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Timothy Leary, Allen Ginsburg, Grace Slick, and more—The Haight is an indispensable gallery of legendary photographer Jim Marshall’s iconic Sixties-era San Francisco photography...read more
By Jorma Kaukonen (foreword by), Jim Marshall (photographer), John Poppy (other contributor) and Joel Selvin

Hardcover:

9781608873630 | Insight Editions, October 14, 2014, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Covering one of the most unforgettable moments in modern history—and including striking images of twentieth-century icons such as Janis Joplin, Bob Dylan, Jimi Hendrix, Timothy Leary, Allen Ginsburg, Grace Slick, and more—The Haight is an indispensable gallery of legendary photographer Jim Marshall’s iconic Sixties-era San Francisco photography.

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Product Description: The memoir of iconic tattoo artist Ed Hardy from his beginnings in 1960s California, to leading the tattoo renaissance and building his name into a hugely lucrative international brand"Ed Hardy" is emblazoned on everything from t-shirts and hats to perfumes and energy drinks...read more
By Joel Selvin (contributor)

Hardcover:

9781250008824 | Thomas Dunne Books, June 18, 2013, cover price $26.99

Paperback:

9781250048479 | Griffin, June 17, 2014, cover price $15.99 | About this edition: The memoir of iconic tattoo artist Ed Hardy from his beginnings in 1960s California, to leading the tattoo renaissance and building his name into a hugely lucrative international brand"Ed Hardy" is emblazoned on everything from t-shirts and hats to perfumes and energy drinks.

CD/Spoken Word:

9781452664200 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, June 18, 2013), cover price $29.99
9781452614205 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, June 18, 2013), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: "Ed Hardy" is emblazoned on everything from t-shirts and hats to perfumes and energy drinks.

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Product Description: San Francisco Chronicle pop music critic Joel Selvin started covering rock shows for the paper shortly after the end of the Civil War. His writing has appeared in a number of other publications that one would think should have known better...read more
By Greil Marcus (foreword by) and Joel Selvin

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9780943389424 | Slg Books, November 2, 2010, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: San Francisco Chronicle pop music critic Joel Selvin started covering rock shows for the paper shortly after the end of the Civil War.

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Product Description: To honor the 40th anniversary of Woodstock, Chronicle is proud to present this special edition of Jim Marshall: Proof, comprised of a copy of this acclaimed book, accompanied by an 8x10 gelatin-silver print of Jerry Garcia, taken on site at Woodstock in 1969, both signed and numbered by Jim Marshall...read more
By Joel Selvin (introduced by)

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9780811871822 | Limited edition (Chronicle Books Llc, September 1, 2009), cover price $750.00 | About this edition: To honor the 40th anniversary of Woodstock, Chronicle is proud to present this special edition of Jim Marshall: Proof, comprised of a copy of this acclaimed book, accompanied by an 8x10 gelatin-silver print of Jerry Garcia, taken on site at Woodstock in 1969, both signed and numbered by Jim Marshall.

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Product Description: The Beatles racing across Candlestick Park at the end of their final public performance; Johnny Cash pausing to give the camera a middle finger salute before playing for inmates in San Quentin; a weary Janis Joplin backstage, keeping a whisky bottle company...read more

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9780811843188 | Chronicle Books Llc, August 12, 2004, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The Beatles racing across Candlestick Park at the end of their final public performance; Johnny Cash pausing to give the camera a middle finger salute before playing for inmates in San Quentin; a weary Janis Joplin backstage, keeping a whisky bottle company.

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Product Description: In the late 1060s and early 1970s, the West Coast, particularly San Francisco, was the epicenter of rock music. Culled from more than 200 interviews with all the major players, including Jerry Garcia, Grace Slick, David Crosby, and Steve Miller, Summer of Love is the definitive book about the Psychedelic Era...read more

Hardcover:

9780525936756 | E P Dutton, August 1, 1994, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A portrait of San Francisco music culture in the late 1960s and early 1970s, featuring the psychedelic experiences of the times and the stars that played a major part in it

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9780815410195 | Reprint edition (Cooper Square Pub, October 1, 1999), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In the late 1060s and early 1970s, the West Coast, particularly San Francisco, was the epicenter of rock music.
9780452274075 | Reprint edition (Penguin USA, August 1, 1995), cover price $12.95 | About this edition: "Sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll" was the rallying cry for a movement in the late '60s and early '70s that changed American culture forever.

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Product Description: There are two kinds of black music: before Sly Stone, and after Sly Stone. He shook the foundations of soul and turned it into a brand-new sound that influenced and liberated musicians as varied as Miles Davis, Stevie Wonder and Herbie Hancock...read more

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9780380793778 | Avon Books, June 1, 1998, cover price $12.95 | also contains Who's That Pig? | About this edition: There are two kinds of black music: before Sly Stone, and after Sly Stone.

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Product Description: Get the real skinny on the Bay Area's most illustrious rock and-roll, jazz, and blues musicians and their favorite digs from the one cat who should know—the San Francisco Chronicle's longtime music critic Joel Selvin. Here are the stories, legends, and secrets behind the clubs, recording studios, famous homes, and final resting places of dozens of music greats, from Jimi Hendrix to Linda Ronstadt...read more

Paperback:

9780811810074 | Chronicle Books Llc, May 1, 1996, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Get the real skinny on the Bay Area's most illustrious rock and-roll, jazz, and blues musicians and their favorite digs from the one cat who should know—the San Francisco Chronicle's longtime music critic Joel Selvin.

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Product Description: Book by Joel Selvin

Paperback:

9780943389172 | Slg Books, November 1, 1994, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Book by Joel Selvin

Product Description: A celebration of the rock concert that introduced such cultural icons as Janis Joplin to the world captures the spirit of the event with photographs of Simon and Garfunkle, The Grateful Dead, Buffalo Springfield, Neil Young, and many others. Original.

Hardcover:

9780517130223 | Gramercy, October 1, 1994, cover price $5.99 | About this edition: A celebration of the rock concert that introduced such cultural icons as Janis Joplin to the world captures the spirit of the event with photographs of Simon and Garfunkle, The Grateful Dead, Buffalo Springfield, Neil Young, and many others.

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A celebration of the rock concert that introduced such cultural icons as Janis Joplin to the world captures the spirit of the event with photographs of Simon and Garfunkle, The Grateful Dead, Buffalo Springfield, Neil Young, and many others. Original.
By Jim Marshall (photographer) and Joel Selvin

Paperback:

9780811801539 | Chronicle Books Llc, May 1, 1992, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: A celebration of the rock concert that introduced such cultural icons as Janis Joplin to the world captures the spirit of the event with photographs of Simon and Garfunkel, The Grateful Dead, Buffalo Springfield, NeiL Young, and many others

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Chronicles the private life of television's first child actor--from his celebrated youth through his slow descent into depression and addiction as a struggling adult, and to his untimely death

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9780809241873 | Contemporary Books, May 1, 1990, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the private life of television's first child actor--from his celebrated youth through his slow descent into depression and addiction as a struggling adult, and to his untimely death

Paperback:

9780809239900 | Reprint edition (Contemporary Books, March 1, 1991), cover price $11.95 | About this edition: Chronicles the private life of television's first child actor--from his celebrated youth through his slow descent into depression and addiction as a struggling adult, and to his untimely death

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