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I'll Drink to That: A Life in Style, with a Twist

Betty Halbreich · Penguin Press; Complete Numbers Starting with 1, 1st Ed edition
Format: Hardcover

Eighty-six-year-old Betty Halbreich is a true original. A tough broad who could have stepped straight out of Stephen Sondheim's repertoire, she has spent nearly forty years as the legendary personal shopper at Bergdorf Goodman, where she works with socialites, stars, and ordinary women...
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Mad World: An Oral History of New Wave Artists and Songs That Defined the 1980s

Lori Majewski · Harry N. Abrams
Format: Paperback

Mad World is a highly entertaining oral history that celebrates the New Wave music phenomenon of the 1980s via new interviews with 35 of the most notable artists of the period. Each chapter begins with a discussion of their most popular song but leads to stories of their history and place...
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Fabrics in Fashion Design: The Way Successful Fashion Designers Use Fabrics

Stefanella Sposito · Promopress
Format: Print book

In the world of fashion, fabrics are essential. They determine how designers visualise their pieces and play a fundamental role in the way they express their creativity. This title is the ultimate reference guide to all major types of fabric in use today. It successfully illuminates the connection...
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Exploring Colonial Williamsburg from A to Z

CHRIS KINSLEY · The History Press
Pages: 80
Format: Hardcover

Explore the grounds of Colonial Williamsburg with this unique seek-and-find alphabet book offering beautiful photographs with hidden animals on every page. Discover everything from sheep pastures and underground ice houses to walled gardens and winding hedge mazes. Included are fun facts...
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Art Studio: Dogs: More than 50 projects and techniques for drawing, painting, and creating 25 breeds in oil, acrylic, pencil, and more!

Walter Foster · Walter Foster Publishing
Pages: 144
Format: Paperback

Love art and dogs? Now you can get the best of both of worlds with Art Studio: Dogs. Created especially with beginning artists and art enthusiasts in mind, this engaging book includes a variety of fun and unique drawing, painting, and mixed media projects designed to help you transform...
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The Past in Visual Culture: Essays on Memory, Nostalgia and the Media

Jilly Boyce Kay · McFarland
Pages: 264
Format: Paperback

In recent years digital technology has made available an inconceivably vast archive of old media. Images of the past--accessed with the touch of a finger--are now intertwined with those of the present, raising questions about how visual culture affects our relationship with history and memory....
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iMovie: The Missing Manual: 2014 release, covers iMovie 10.0 for Mac and 2.0 for iOS

David Pogue · O'Reilly Media; 1 edition
Format: Book

This edition covers iMovie 10.0 for Mac and iMovie 2.0 for iOS.iMovie's sophisticated tools make it easier than ever to turn raw footage into sleek, entertaining movies - once you understand how to harness its features. Experts David Pogue and Aaron Miller give you hands-on advice and step-by-step...
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Glamour, Gidgets, and the Girl Next Door: Television's Iconic Women from the 50s, 60s, and 70s

Herbie J Pilato · Taylor Trade Publishing
Pages: 314
Format: Hardcover

Glamour, Gidgets, and the Girl Next Door is the latest creation from entertainment biographer and pop culture consultant Herbie J Pilato. Based on exclusive celebrity interviews, this book runs the gamut of female television legends, from the iconic Mary Tyler Moore to the stars of the original...
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Complete Painting Course: Your Step by Step Guide to Painting in Watercolor, Acrylics and Oils

Quarto Publishing. · Chartwell Books, 2015.
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Learn to paint in watercolor, acrylics, or oils with all the techniques you'll need for maximum enjoyment!This book will help you to bring your paintings to life, helping you to master more than 40 different painting techniques and over 30 great subjects.All the techniques are clearly...
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Roadshow!: The Fall of Film Musicals in the 1960s

Matthew Kennedy · Oxford University Press US
Pages: 307
Format: Hardcover

Full-page newspaper ads announced the date. Reserved seats went on sale at premium prices. Audience members dressed up and arrived early to peruse the program during the overture that preceded the curtain's rise. And when the show began, it was--a rather disappointing film musical.In...
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History of International Fashion

Didier Grumbach · Interlink Pub Group
Format: Hardcover

First English translation of critically-acclaimed book opens the door to the fascinating universe of fashion. This book is not just a history of fashion from the early days of the creation of dressmaking fashion to the development of ready-to-wear manufacturing and the global enterprise...
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A Celebration of Beatrix Potter: Art and letters by more than 30 of today's favorite children's book illustrators

Beatrix Potter · Frederick Warne & Co
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

2016 marks the 150th birthday of Beatrix Potter, making it the perfect time to pay tribute to the beloved author/illustrator with A Celebration of Beatrix Potter!With illustrious tales of characters like Peter Rabbit, Squirrel Nutkin, and Jemima Puddle-Duck, Beatrix Potter established herself...
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Dear Evan Hansen

Steven Levenson · Theatre Communications Group
Pages: 165
Format: Paperback

"The musical finds endless nuances in the relationships among its characters, and makes room for some leavening humor, too. . . . it should also appeal to just about anyone who has ever felt, at some point in life, that he or she was trapped 'on the outside looking in,' as one lyric...
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Children of the Stone: The Power of Music in a Hard Land

Sandy Tolan · Bloomsbury USA
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

It is an unlikely story. Ramzi Hussein Aburedwan, a child from a Palestinian refugee camp, confronts an occupying army, gets an education, masters an instrument, dreams of something much bigger than himself, and then, through his charisma and persistence, inspires scores of others to work...
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Pat Pattison's Songwriting: Essential Guide to Rhyming: A Step-by-Step Guide to Better Rhyming for Poets and Lyricists

Pat Pattison · Berklee Press; 2 edition
Format: Paperback

Berklee Press. Find better rhymes, and use them more effectively. Rhyme is one of the most crucial areas of lyric writing, and this guide will provide you with all the technical information necessary to develop your skills completely. Make rhyme work for you, and your lyric writing will...
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