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If I Understood You, Would I Have This Look on My Face?: Relating to and Communicating with Others

Alan Alda · Random House
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * Award-winning actor Alan Alda tells the fascinating story of his quest to learn how to communicate better, and to teach others to do the same. With his trademark humor and candor, he explores how to develop empathy as the key factor."Invaluable." - Deborah...
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Sgt. Pepper at Fifty: The Mood, the Look, the Sound, the Legacy of the Beatles' Great Masterpiece

Mike McInnerney · Sterling
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

A celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' mind-blowing landmark album: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Widely regarded as one of the greatest albums of all time, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band celebrates its 50th anniversary in June 2017. Even after...
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Edward Weston: The Early Years

Edward Weston · MFA Publications
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Often overlooked -- until now -- Weston's early photography is painterly and lusciousThis is a book about Edward Weston before he was Edward Weston -- before he was the renowned modernist photographer we know so well. His early years in the field coincided exactly with the height of the Pictorialist...
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Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812: Vocal Selections

Dave Malloy · Hal Leonard
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

(Music Sales America) . Nominated for 12 Tony Awards, Dave Malloy's musical based on a section of Tolstoy's War and Peace is presented in these 15 selections for voice and piano accompaniment. Songs: The Abduction * Balaga * The Ball * Charming * Dust and Ashes * The Great Comet...
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50 Years of Rolling Stone: The Music, Politics and People that Changed Our Culture

Rolling Stone. · Abrams
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

For the past fifty years, Rolling Stone has been a leading voice in journalism, cultural criticism, and - above all - music. This landmark book documents the magazine's rise to prominence as the voice of rock and roll and a leading showcase for era-defining photography. From the 1960s...
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The Hidden Art: Twentieth and Twenty-First Century Self-Taught Artists from the Audrey B. Heckler Collection

Vale?rie Rousseau · Skira Rizzoli
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Published in collaboration with the American Folk Art Museum. This unparalleled survey celebrates the works of one of the world's most important collections of self-taught artists. The Hidden Art reveals for the first time an exceptional trove of contemporary and historic artworks...
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The Advanced Photography Guide

David Taylor · DK
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Practical advice, equipment, and settings checklists, plus inspirational and instructive images for photographers with a basic technical grounding and level of experience who would like to take their digital photography skills and technique a step further.Featuring a comprehensive range...
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Pablo Picasso: Between Cubism and Neoclassicism: 1915–1925

Olivier Berggruen · Skira
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

One hundred years on, this book portrays Picasso's legendary 1917 journey to Rome and Naples with Jean Cocteau, Igor Stravinsky and the company of Sergei Diagilhev's Ballet Russes. lt was during this trip that he met and fell in love with the company's leading dancer, Olga Khokhlova,...
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Everyday Chic: My Secrets for Entertaining, Organizing, and Decorating at Home

Molly Sims · Dey Street Books
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

New York Times bestselling author Molly Sims shares her secrets for effortless entertaining, feeding friends and family, and making your house a home - with just the right amount of her signature supermodel style. Once upon a time, Molly Sims was a single girl who stored cashmere sweaters...
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Pierre Boulez and the Piano

Peter O'Hagan · Routledge
Pages: 364
Format: Paperback

Pierre Boulez's first piano pieces date from his youth, prior to his studies in Paris with Messiaen, and his subsequent meteoric rise to international acclaim as the leader of the musical avant-garde during the 1950s. His most recent published work is a solo piano piece, Une page d'éphéméride,...
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Arvo Pärt's Tabula Rasa

Kevin Karnes · Oxford University Press
Pages: 135
Format: Paperback

One of today's most widely acclaimed composers, Arvo Pärt broke into the soundscape of the Cold War West with Tabula Rasa in 1977, a work that introduced his signature tintinnabuli style to listeners throughout the world. In the first book dedicated to this pathbreaking composition,...
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The Art of Archer

Sterling Archer · Harpercollins
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

With a foreword by Christian SlaterA fully illustrated and highly visual guide to everything Archer - from storyboards to character sketches to script excerpts - making it a collector's item for Archer fans everywhere, and featuring a foreword by Christian Slater. The Art of Archer is a comprehensive...
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The Quick Guide to Parenting

Laura Quick · Pavilion
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Since 2012, fashion illustrator Laura Quick has been sketching scenes from daily domestic life on her blog, The Daily Think. Insightful, tender and very, very funny, the images have become hugely popular, and the very best of them are collected together in this exquisite and hilarious gift...
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Goya in the Norton Simon Museum

Juliet Wilson-Bareau · Yale University Press 2014.
Pages: 264
Format: Print book

During his lifetime, the industrialist and collector Norton Simon (1907-1993) amassed a trove of European paintings, drawings, and prints by Rembrandt, Picasso, Degas, and others. Simon occasionally became fascinated with a particular artist's oeuvre, and that passion inspired him to assemble...
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Victorian Photography, Literature, and the Invention of Modern Memory: Already the Past

Jennifer Green-Lewis · Bloomsbury Academic
Pages: 200
Format: Hardcover

Invented during a period of anxiety about the ability of human memory to cope with the demands of expanding knowledge, photography not only changed the way the Victorians saw the world, but also provided them with a new sense of connection with the past and a developing language with which...
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