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Titans of The Muses
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
A fascinating, heretofore unseen portrait of two of the most noteworthy cultural figures of the 20th century. Jean Renoir, one of the foremost film directors of all time, and Henry Miller, topping the list of most controversial figures in American literature, were both close friends of Noreen Nash and her husband, Hollywood “Physician to the Stars” Lee E. Siegel, M.D, and yet the two men had never
Morgan Freeman Biography: What Does It Take For a Black Actor To Succeed In Hollywood?
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Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Have you ever wondered how Morgan Freeman rose to stardom? He was not always rich and admirable. He came from a poor family and he had to go a long way to become an successful actor. Morgan Freeman is one of the early African American actors that made it in Hollywood. When you read the book, it would feel like you are getting into his life. Morgan believed that everyone can succeed in life...
Van Gogh y sus cartas a Theo - Más allá de la leyenda
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Series: Misterios de Van Gogh. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: Spanish. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
'Van Gogh y sus cartas a Theo' es la segunda parte de la serie 'Misterios de Van Gogh' por Liesbeth Heenk, una historiadora del arte especializada en Van Gogh. La autora utiliza como fuente principal las cartas de Van Gogh y habla de la vida del artista, la cercanía de este con su trabajo y su enfermedad mental.
Una Hora con Van Gogh : Biografía completa para principiantes
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Series: Misterios de Van Gogh. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,640. Language: Spanish. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
'Una Hora con Van Gogh' es una perfecta introducción a la vida y obra del que fue y será uno de los grandes artistas de la historia: Vincent van Gogh. Una sola hora de lectura basta para introducirse en el mundo de Van Gogh, figura responsable del futuro del arte moderno. El primer libro de la serie 'Misterios de Van Gogh' por Liesbeth Heenk, una historiadora del arte especializada en Van Gogh.
The Delaplaine Ray Bradbury - His Essential Quotations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Here are Bradbury's most essential quotations culled from as wide a variety of source materials available. They have been compiled, edited and carefully selected for inclusion in this book by that well-known Quote Monger, Andrew Delaplaine. The original illustrations are by his sister, Renee. Learn about the man’s wit and wisdom from his very own words.
Tamara de Lempicka... del escándalo al olvido!!!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,950. Language: Spanish. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Se pretendió, mediante este trabajo, realizar un ensayo histórico para rescatar a una excéntrica pintora: Tamara de Lempicka, cuyo valor ha sido casi abnegado dentro de la comunidad artística. Este personaje fuerte y polémico, lo que le abrió puertas en el sitial de la alta sociedad parisina (para la que produjo obras de gran valía), pero, sin embargo, este la habría aniquilado como artista”.
Quaintance: The Short Life of an American Art Pioneer
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian
George Quaintance pioneered a trail in American culture of sweeping range, from study at the Art Students League, to vaudeville, to ballet and modern dance, to becoming a hairstylist to the stars and portrait artist of socialites and diplomats, eventually rising to international recognition as the first modern artist of the male physique. Here is the authoritative record of his remarkable life.
An Artist's Life
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
An account of an ordinary artist's life in the extraordinary world of art. The vivid descriptions of the world about her, whether it be people with whom she works or sees on her daily commute, or the landscape and townscape through which she travels could only come from an artist with a keen eye for detail.
The Tool of the Sea: The Life and Times of Anna May Wong
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
We remember Hepburn, Monroe, and West. They were the queens of Hollywoods Golden Era. But there's one star that's often left out even though in her time there were few more famous: Anna May Wong. She was a symbol of grace and beauty, but more importantly she broke barriers and became the first Asian American actress to be not just a star, but have international recognition. This book covers th
Starry Mind: The Life and Times of Vincent van Gogh
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Some of the most famous artists of the world never achieved fame, or even recognition, during their lifetimes. They worked in relative obscurity and often in tragic circumstances. And although those artists produced works that now grace the walls of some of the most hallowed museums, they never lived to enjoy it. Vincent Willem van Gogh was such a man. This biography looks at both the life and
J.M.W. Turner: A Biography
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,340. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
In 2005 the British Broadcasting Corporation sponsored a program to find the greatest painting in Britain. Any painting hanging in a British art gallery was eligible to become The Greatest Painting in Britain, whether it was created by an Englishman or not. After every work of art in the country was evaluated a short list of finalists by British, Italian, Dutch, Belgian and French artists was a
Milestones of Art: Salvador Dali: The Paranoia-Method
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 460. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
An illustrated biography on Salvador Dali
Milestones of Art: Keith Haring: Next Stop Art
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 420. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
An illustrated biography on Keith Haring
Milestones of Art: Frida Kahlo: Viva Mexico
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
An illustrated biography on Frida Kahlo
Milestones of Art: Andy Warhol: The Factory
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
An illustrated biography on Andy Warhol
Third Generation Artist
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Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Angela Gonyea was born in upstate New York, in the small city of Plattsburgh, which is very near the Canadian boarder right on Lake Champlain. With the beauty of the Adirondack Park, with its amazing mountains, always as her backdrop. She often says how can you grow up in this beauty and not be an artist. This is a collection of some of her Art.
Great Writers: Philip K. Dick
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Web of Life Solutions. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
A look at some of the writers who have inspired me, and millions of others... In this edition, Philip K. Dick, the amazing writer who had some profound spiritual experiences.
Philip K. Dick: The Dream Connection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
"A very impressive must-read for serious PKD readers." --Science Fiction Chronicle. This exceptional anthology includes an 8 hour interview with Philip K. Dick, detailing his March '74 "mystical experiences," plus numerous essays, including Robert Anton Wilson on PKD's experiences, R. Faraday Nelson on collaborating with PKD, a short story in which PKD fictionalizes his experiences, and much more.
The Vinyl Dialogues: Stories Behind Memorable Albums Of The 1970s As Told By The Artists
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,520. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
The new book by Mike Morsch features interviews with Rock luminaries such as Hall & Oates, Stevie Van Zandt, Dave Mason, Edgar Winter, Joe Vitale, The Doobie Brothers, Al Stewart and more. The Vinyl Dialogues offers the stories behind 31 of the top albums of the 70s, including backstories behind the albums, the songs, and the artists.
Strange Days - Diario di una inutile sconosciuta
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Price: Free! Words: 1,240. Language: Italian. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ogni momento è realmente necessario, non esistono salti al continuum.