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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.
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: 62,530. 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.
Disney’s Nine Old Men: A History of the Animators Who Defined Disney Animation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,650. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Today the Walt Disney Company is a huge media conglomerate with a whole range of interests, taking in music labels, cable and network TV, publishing, merchandising and a chain of theme parks in multiple countries. However it remains best known for its animated films. Starting in 1927, but mostly between 1933 and the beginning of 1935, Disney hired nine young men to work as animation artists. The
The Trilogy: Memoirs of Marlayna Glynn Brown
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Price: $8.94 USD. Words: 277,220. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers
Three full-length novels in one compilation! Fans of The Glass Castle, The Liar's Club and Angela's Ashes will appreciate this award-winning collection of best-selling memoirist Marlayna Glynn Brown's three tales of survival and resilience. This collection includes three of Glynn Brown's acclaimed memoirs describing her turbulent 1970s Las Vegas childhood, teenage and young adult years in Los An
Never Stop - I Rolling Stones oltre i confini del tempo
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Perché i Rolling Stones sono eterni? Perché niente riesce a fermarli? Questo ebook ripercorre in particolare gli anni 10 del Terzo Millennio, quelli del cinquantenario "e oltre": anni di apparente rilassamento, in realtà gravidi di successi, pericoli, tragedie. Come sempre. Ma nel segno di una grandeur ormai smisurata, che ha inghiottito anche il mito e non consente stop. Fino alla fine del tempo.
Tales Of A Tenacious Tenor
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 60,730. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014 by ASJ Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Why aren’t you singing at the Met? You’ll walk in Bob’s shoes through it all – onstage and off. His story is unique in the annuals of opera. You don’t want to miss it.
Van Goghs Vrouwen: Tragische Liefdes door Nienke Bos en Liesbeth Heenk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,860. Language: Dutch. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Van Gogh koesterde altijd het verlangen naar een vrouw bij wie hij liefde en aandacht kon vinden en die hem de geborgenheid van een gezin zou geven. Zij zou ook een belangrijke rol bij zijn kunstenaarschap vervullen. Verschillende vrouwen passeren de revue: een rouwende weduwe, een zwangere prostituee, een labiele buurvrouw en een café eigenaresse. Alle relaties waren tot mislukken gedoemd.
What's So Great About Walt Disney? A Biography of Walt Disney Just for Kids!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Walt Disney was a man who had both an incredible artistic talent and a powerful imagination. His career as an artist began when he was just seven years old, living with his family in Marceline, Missouri. You may know his name, but perhaps you've wondered, "What's so great about him?" This book (part of the “What’s So Great About…”) series, gives kids insight into life, times and career of Walt D
What's So Great About Picasso? A Guide to Pablo Picasso Just For Kids!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Many famous artists lived hundreds of years ago. It seems that, in the past hundred and fifty years, only a small handful of artists have ever become remotely popular. Modern art just seems not to be as captivating as older art is. There are plenty of familiar names from hundreds of years ago—Leonardo da Vinci, Vincent van Gogh, Michelangelo, and Raphael, among many others. One of the leaders o
Artist You Should Know: Profiles for Kids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
This book contains six short profiles of six famous artist. Included profiles: Caravaggio Claude Monet Edvard Munch Frida Kahlo Rembrandt Salvador Dali