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Cahier Cocteau
Price: $30.00 USD. Words: 255,200. Language: French. Published: February 16, 2016 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Romancier, réalisateur, dramaturge, dessinateur, la figure de Jean Cocteau, qui se voulait poète avant tout, a suscité nombre de commentaires et de prises de position. Ce Cahier dirigé par Serge Linarès propose une vue d’ensemble des acquis de la recherche autour de l’auteur, afin que le lecteur puisse envisager la totalité de sa création polymorphe.
Michael Jackson: A Story from Life and Career Through Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
In here, you may discover things that you never know before, things that had made a great impact in Michael’s life. It would surely help you get to know this amazing man more on a personal level. This includes knowing him as a person and not just an artist or a singer. To cut the story short, this book aims to provide you the life of Michael Jackson from his early years until his death.
Nicki Minaj
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: American English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Biography for vevo's artist Nicki Minaj. We feel that we have to write a biography for every our artist.
The Wit and Wisdom of Kurt Cobain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Kurt Cobain was the voice of a generation. Twenty years after his death, why does he still matter?
Don't All Thank Me At Once: The Lost Pop Genius of Scott Miller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,690. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015 by 125 Records. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Brett Milano's finely tuned exploration of Game Theory/Loud Family founder Scott Miller's life and work sheds light on the late singer-songwriter's literate pop rock and sadly underappreciated talent. Included here are revealing interviews with nearly every member of his bands, and renowned collaborators like producer Mitch Easter, Posies member Ken Stringfellow and songwriter Aimee Mann.
KEEF - Ritratto di Keith Richards a colpi di riff
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,970. Language: Italian. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Nessuno come lui. In oltre settant'anni, ha superato davvero ogni limite. E Keith Richards è ancora qui, non smette di suonare, di creare, di interpretare la vita con quel suo stile improbabile e unico. Questo ritratto è un atto di affetto in ordine sparso, a zigzag per le sue avventure, fino al nuovo album solista Crosseyed Heart, raccontato brano per brano.
Neil Peart: Cultural Repercussions
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,670. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
An in-depth examination of the words, ideas, and professional life of Neil Peart, man of letters.
Voy a morir. Biografia de Jose Cruz, fundador de Real de Catorce
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,400. Language: Spanish. Published: July 31, 2015 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
José Cruz Camargo Zurita es el líder, compositor y fundador de Real de Catorce, el grupo de blues más importante de México. A mediados de la década pasada, los médicos le diagnosticaron una enfermedad crónico-degenerativa que le consume la vida. Y es así, cargando la muerte en cada concierto, que José Cruz continúa consolidando su mito. Es ésta su biografía, una historia honesta, cruda e inédita.
Two sacred monsters. Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi
Price: $7.80 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
The filming of the first horror films coincides with the creation of the actual cinema. Various actors, having experienced stage debut, will then be offered roles of iconic characters from Gothic fantasy literature. This was the case of Boris Karloff and Bela Lugosi.
Ludacris Hip Hop Mogul (Hip Hop Moguls)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ludacris knew from a young age that he wanted to work in the music industry
Factual Nonsense - The art and death of Joshua Compston
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 130,950. Language: British English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
‘Factual Nonsense – The Art and Death of Joshua Compston' is both a biography and an alternative portrait of the 1990's art scene in London's East End. Interviewees include such legends as Jay Jopling, Damien Hirst, Sarah Lucas, Sam Taylor-Wood, Gary Hume, Gavin Turk and Sir Peter Blake.
Titans of The Muses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,390. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: 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?
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
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
Series: Misterios de Van Gogh. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: Spanish. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
'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
Series: Misterios de Van Gogh. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: Spanish. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
'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.
Tamara de Lempicka... del escándalo al olvido!!!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,950. Language: Spanish. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
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
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: 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