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Bruce Springsteen on Tour 1968-2005 The Boss Music Book Memorabilia Collectors'The Boss' Music Book Memorabilia Collectors Edition. Bruce Springsteen on Tour 1968-2005 By David Marsh. An Amazing three decade celebration of one of the greatest Live performers of all time. An Intimate look at the touring life of one of America's most loved musicians.AU $37.99Free postage
Joan of Arc by Helen Castor (Paperback, 2015)A French peasant girl who heard voices from God, Joan convinced the royal court of her divine calling and became a teenage warrior, leading an army to victory against the English. Eventually captured and put on trial, she was deunced as a heretic and burned at the stake at the age of just nineteen.
BROADWAY THEATRE POSTERS BOOKWe only accept.AU $20.00AU $13.50 postage
Some Of Me by Isabella Rossellini BOOK Film Biography HCShe writes of her mother, Ingrid Bergman: “Second to acting, Mother loved cleaning, which is not to say she loved even that above me. I’m sure she loved me more than cleaning, but what made her happiest was combining the two.”.
TRUE BLUE ~ John Williamson ~ STORIES AND SONGS OF AUSTRALIA ~ HardcoverSinger John Williamson takes a tour of the Australia he knows and sings about. The Aussie Balladeer's greatest songs come alive. Stories and Songs of Australia. TRUE BLUE. JOHN WILLIAMSON. Pickup can be made by arrangement from Davistown, Central Coast, NSW.AU $13.49Was: Previous priceAU $14.99AU $15.30 postage
NATURAL MUSICIAN - ABILITIES GIFTEDNESS TALENT Kirnarskaya musicology psychologyTHE NATURAL MUSICIAN - ON ABILITIES, GIFTEDNESS AND TALENT, by Dina Kirnarskaya, with foreword by Gennady Rozhdestvensky. The Book Cellar now incorporates Just Tassie Books, formerly of North Hobart and Salamanca Markets.eBay Premium ServiceAU $24.95Free postage12 watching12 watching
New THE BLUE MOMENT Richard Williams MILES DAVIS'S KIND OF BLUE AND REMAKING OFSynopsis: It is the most singular of sounds, yet among the most ubiquitous. It is the sound of isolation that has sold itself to millions. It is also, toriously, the only jazz album many people own.eBay Premium ServiceAU $26.95Free postage
NORM LINEHAN'S AUSTRALIAN JAZZ PICTURE BOOK ~ H/C D/J ~ Foreword by Graeme BellKen Olsen, The Ironworker's Building, Sydney Jazz Club, At The Real Estate Institute 1954, Abraham Mott Hall, Warwick Dyer, Frank Johnson's Fabulous Dixielanders, Graeme Bell, Ade Monsbourgh's Hats, Rex Stewart, The Riverside Jazz Band Sydney, Duke Farrell and the Illawarra Jazz Gang, The Bridgeview Jazz Band, What Are Those People Looking At?.AU $23.99Was: Previous priceAU $29.99AU $15.30 postage
WILLIAM ALWYN: THE ART OF FILM MUSIC history british fallen idol mr pollyAlone with Vaughan Williams he was granted the distinction of a separate title credit; columnists mentioned him alongside Bliss, Bax and Walton. However, as the reputation of the British film industry declined in the 1950s, so musical snobbery against those who were its leading lights became unpleasantly raw.AU $21.45Was: Previous priceAU $33.00AU $15.80 postage
A PHOTOGRAPHIC HISTORY OF THE ROLLING STONES Brand New!We only accept.AU $10.00AU $13.00 postage
The Entertainers - History Of The Stage, Players, Writers, Directors, Showmen &Here, for the first time, is a beautiful fact filled record of entertainers, chronologically arranged and with hundreds of illustrations - many of them for the first time. The Entertainers is a unique biographical encyclopaedia of the live theatre.AU $15.00AU $12.50 postage
House of Hits The great untold story of Australia's first family of music AlbertIn fact the lives of most Australians have been touched in some way by the Alberts, through sheet music, Boomerang Songsters, radio stations, bands — artists like the Easybeats, John Paul Young, Billy Thorpe and the Aztecs, the Angels, Rose Tattoo and AC/DC — and the film Strictly Ballroom.
Hey True Blue by John Williamson BOOK Music Biography Australia CountryThe son of a wheat farmer, John Williamson grew up with an appreciation of the land and all things Australian. His career was kick started with a self-proclaimed silly song — ‘Old Man Emu’ — winning TV’s New Faces in 1970, but it was a decade of hard slog before he forged his unique place in our musical history.
Bill Oddie Unplucked: Columns, Blogs and Musings by Bill Oddie (Hardback, 2015)Those of a certain age will fondly remember Bill as the shortest and hairiest of the trio of The Goodies, a popular and long-running comedy series that followed hot on the heels of Monty Python. Never one to shirk controversy, Bill's writings were always informative and entertaining.
Shadow of the Titanic by Andrew Wilson Extraordinary Stories of Those SurvivedSynopsis: In the early hours of 15 April 1912, after the majestic liner Titanic had split apart and the 1,500 men, women and children struggled to stay alive in the freezing Atlantic, the sea was alive with the sound of screaming.
SWAN LAKE THE MAKING OF A BALLET Featuring The Australian Ballet MICHAEL COOKTHE MAKING OF. The Australian Ballet. SWAN LAKE. A BALLET. 114 pages.AU $9.90AU $12.70 postage
The Father of Us All: War and History, Ancient and Modern by Victor Davis HansonSynopsis: Victor Davis Hanson has long been acclaimed as one of our leading scholars of ancient history. In recent years he has also become a trenchant voice on current affairs, bringing a historian's deep kwledge of past conflicts to bear on the crises of the present, from 9/11 to Iran.AU $13.00AU $7.50 postage
Beach Boys HC by John ToblerThe story of Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys. A history of their formation and development, their troughs and triumphs, Brian's troubles and the group's extraordinary resurgence. Highly illustrated in colour and b/w throughout.AU $8.00AU $15.30 postage
The Compassionate Mind Approach to Postnatal Depression by Michelle Cree PB BookSynopsis: It is well-known that having a baby can be a time of joy but also one of anxiety and even depression for new mothers. Indeed it is very common for new mothers to experience a short period of distress following childbirth, often referred to as 'baby blues'.AU $13.00AU $8.95 postage
Hollywood at Home, A Family Album 1950-1965Photographs by Sid Avery. Text by Richard Schickel. It is a remarkable portrait of mid-century America. Many of these photographs have been exhibited in museums across the country, and most of them have never been published before.AU $15.00
Bill Wyman's Book &CD. Blues Odyssey: A Journey to Music's Heart and Soul NEWThe starting point of Bill's Odyssey is the journey of African slaves to the plantations of America's Deep South. Bill Wyman is a legend in his own right. He has known and played with many of the Blues legends, and his personal knowledge and unprecedented access give this book an authenticity that is almost impossible to match.”.AU $72.50AU $13.80 postage
Russ Meyer Big Bosoms and Square Jaws BOOK Film BiographyAnd Beyond the Valley of the Dolls. Beginning in 1959, this former combat photographer put his personal sexual obsessions (mostly involving women with huge breasts) on screen, creating a body of work that has influenced a legion of rock bands, filmmakers and even the occasional feminist.AU $17.50AU $10.00 postage
Joan Sutherland is: A Tribute by Moffatt Oxenbould (Hardback, 1991)Like new: A book that looks new but has been read. Cover has no visible wear and tear the dust jacket (if applicable) is included for hard covers. Minimal (anniversary) identifying marks on the inside cover.AU $1.990 bidsEnding 13 Dec at 17:45 AEDST
The Maestro Myth: Great Conductors in Pursuit of Power by Norman Lebrecht HC DJA book that has been read but is in good condition. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. Binding has minimal wear. No missing pages. A book that has been read but is in excellent condition.AU $34.95Free postage
New MOZART'S GHOST Mark Everist HAUNTING THE HALLS OF MUSICAL CULTURE hard backSynopsis: Mozart's Ghosts traces the many lives of this great composer that emerged following his early death in 1791. Modern reverence for the composer is conditioned by earlier responses to his music, and Everist argues that such earlier responses are more complex than allowed by a simple reception studies model.AU $20.00AU $11.75 postage