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Marie Prevost Canadian Film Actress of Early Hollywood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Marie Prevost rose from a bit player in a mob scene in a Mack Sennett produced comedy to become the lead actress of numerous silent films from the mid to late 1920s. My research has uncovered facts from ancestry records and newspaper clippings that fill in the blanks of many events in her short life. Tragically Marie's decline was a precipitous one, which ruined her health and left her dead at 38.
Cold War Expressionism: Perverting the Politics of Perception/Bombast, Blacklists and Blockades in the Postwar Art World
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,340. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
This book is an expose of the art world after World War II where a new triumphalism and a growing conservatism on the part of the US helped bring to power a depoliticized art which went under the rubric of Abstract Expressionism and which functioned as an advertisement for American capitalism while erasing the social impulses of prior European Modernisms and the American Social Expresionists.
Words Whisper, Actions Thunder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,700. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
A practical guide to movement for actors of the stage and screen. The text begins with the basic elements and proceeds through advanced work. Designed for college level work, it is also suitable for advanced high school programs. Contains photos, exercises, and sample movement pieces for performance.
Marian Nixon Hollywood Motion Picture Actress
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Marian Nixon led an eventful life after she left her native Wisconsin for Minneapolis and then Hollywood. She relished the brisk life of vaudeville, the new towns and settings, the different people she met along the way, etc. However, she realized that she would not become a great dancer. She left the stage and her ballet troupe and made it big as a leading lady in early silent and sound movies.
Digital Heart: An Artbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 480. Language: American English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
19 full-color illustrations with notes from the artist. A small collection of digitally-painted and colored pencil sketches done by author and artist Tiffany Fulton. This art book contains original work done with Manga Studio 5 EX software, Paint.net, Photoshop, & traditional Crayola colored pencils.
Boston Vignettes – Bromfield Street
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 250. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
What is Boston's oldest pen store? Where is Boston's largest retailer of new and used photographic equipment? Where can you find a touch of Egyptian architecture in the heart of Boston? These questions and more are answered in this photographic exposition of Boston’s historic Bromfield Street.
Greta Nissen Norwegian Star of Stage and Film
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Greta Nissen's career took a nose dive with the advent of sound motion pictures. The transition to sound came quickly in 1929 and there was little time for actors and actresses who weren't prepared for the new medium. Greta's biggest problem was her thick Norwegian accent. If not for this flaw she might have become one of film's greatest early stars. My e-book chronicles her stage and film career.
Dunescape - Namibia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
68 Pages, 67 photos, 450 words. Few places on the planet offer you the solitude, serenity and spectacular scenery as the red dunes of Sossusvlei in south central Namibia. Situated in the oldest desert in the world, the Namib; and boasting some of the highest star dunes anywhere; these sights draw thousands of tourists to Namibia every year. Selected photographs offering a unique, individual view.
Kangaroo Toy Crochet Project #15
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
An adorable kangaroo with a pouch that is easy and fun to crochet. This kangaroo would make a great toy for children. Or fill the pouch with a small gift and give it to someone for a special occasion. The kangaroo is approximately 14 inches from nose to tail. Make several kangaroos in different vibrant colors or use a "natural" (brown) color.
Easy Origami The Plane: 10 Styles Paper Folding The Plane Easy To Do
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Crafts & Hobbies, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - General
Easy Origami the paper plane 10 styles to do and can play it. How to make paper planes? This book teaches you the papers folding of the classic plane 10 styles easy to do. We will show you step by step from the first step to complete one and also show you the picture with its explanation that you can easily understand and done it.
The Portrait Photography Handbook - Your Guide to Taking Better Portrait Photographs
Series: Photography Essentials Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
The Portrait Photography Handbook is an installment in the Photography Essentials Series. This guide to all things that have to do with portrait photography is designed to cover multiple topics that will help you shoot better portrait photographs.
Η ΜΗΤΡΟΠΟΛΗ ΤΩΝ ΑΘΗΝΩΝ
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: Greek. Published: April 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
Στη μελέτη αυτή γίνεται μια προσπάθεια παρουσίασης του μητροπολιτικού ναού Αθηνών ως προς την ιστορία, την αρχιτεκτονική και τον διάκοσμό του.
How to Draw Manga For the Beginner - Step By Step Guide to Drawing Manga Characters
Series: Learn to Draw. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
Manga is a kind of comics which originated in Japan. It became popular in all around the world. And if you want to learn the basics of drawing in manga style, this book will provide you the important things you need to know.
Learn How to Draw and Paint People For the Beginner - Step By Step Guide to Drawing Harry with Pencil, Charcoal, Pastels, Airbrush Watercolors and Cartoons
Series: Learn to Draw. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,270. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to
I knew you had read the book, saw the movie, and even bought merchandises of our young favorite wizard from Hogwarts (alright, I know it’s the school of witchcraft and wizardry and not the place which can be found in the map), but have you consider to learn how to draw Harry Potter in pencil or in any art mediums, and this eBook is all about it.
Mouse Toy Crochet Project #17
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Crafts - Needlework/Crocheting, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
A crocheted mouse for a child's playtime. Easy to crochet and quick to make, this cute mouse will delight children of any age. The length of the mouse is approximately 8 inches.
Aries Zodiac Sign Flowers Photo Book
Series: Zodiac Sign Flowers Photo books for Individual ZodiacSigns. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology
Aries Zodiac Sign Flowers Photo Book is a photo book featuring 25 plants in total; all of which are associated with Aries. It contains an introduction to the Aries zodiac sign plus a guide to the flowers and plants associated with the feisty, energetic and dynamic Ram. Aries Zodiac Sign Flowers Photo Book makes a perfect gift for that wonderful Aries in your life!
You Can Take Better Pictures in One Hour - Nighttime shooting
Series: You Can Take Better Pictures. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This book shows the techniques and skills to take awesome pictures at night. The book begins with landscape pictures at dawn or dusk, proceeds to timed exposures, and ends with night pictures of people using creative methods of lighting including flashes, flashlights, and even a laser pointer to get unique pictures directly with the camera. You will quickly understand the concepts and use them.
Dundun: The Talking Drum of the Yoruba People of South-West Nigeria
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,030. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
In Dundun, Niyi Osundina offers the reader the chance to dip into a key cultural component of the people of western Nigeria. Drumming is a vital tradition being part celebration, part oral tradition and part history. From the iya ilu (the mother drum) to the Gudugudu each drum has its unique voice and degree of difficulty in mastership.
Nail Art Strategies For Beginners
Series: Fashion & Nail Design. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
*** Special Offer - Buy 1, Get 2 *** Are you ready for a great manicure? You are about to learn how to design and decorate your manicure in various ways. Even if you work in a beauty salon or do your own nails as a hobby, you'll find this bundle quite helpful. This is a step-by-step guide with pictures on how to do classic French manicure and acrylic decorations...
Manicure and Pedicure Techniques For Simply Irresistible Results
Series: Fashion & Nail Design. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts
*** Special Discount - Buy 1, Get 2 *** Are you ready for a great manicure or pedicure, maybe both? If so, you've come to the right place. This is a step by step guide with pictures on how to do classic French manicure + acrylic decorations and classic pedicure that will help you stand out...