Entertainment/Showbiz

Entertainment/Showbiz

Entertainment/Showbiz

Entertainment/Showbiz

Entertainment and Showbiz biographies of stars, musicals, theatre and theatrical managers and actors and actresses on stage and off. Fascinating lives!

 

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LAST SUPPERS: A Collection of Final Meals Through the Years
CAROLINE WEST & MARK LATTER    Book Number: 80870
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £1.25
Product format: Hardback

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The authors state, 'We all have our favourite foods, both good and bad, but have you ever thought what you would ask for if you only had one final meal before shuffling off this mortal coil?' They...
BLUE TOUCH PAPER: A Memoir
DAVID HARE    Book Number: 82896
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £2.13
Product format: Hardback

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Playwright David Hare wanted to reform society from the very beginning. Applying to Cambridge in the hope of being taught by the socialist thinker Raymond Williams, he found that Williams never tur...
CHRONICLE OF OPERA: Revised Edition
MICHAEL RAEBURN    Book Number: 82571
Published price: $34.95
Bibliophile price: £5.50
Product format: Paperback

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Shakespeare wrote: 'If music be the food of love, play on...' and the art of opera has been playing on our stages and later, on recording devices since 1589 with great aplomb and acclaim. The Chron...
CALL THE MIDLIFE: TFI Friday, Top Gear...
CHRIS EVANS    Book Number: 82671
Published price: £7.99
Bibliophile price: £0.63
Product format: Paperback

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Heard of the midlife crisis? Chirpy Liverpudlian Chris Evans has turned 50 and now looks to educate us in the lessons he has learnt in the last few years. The presenter and broadcaster writes openl...
GETCHA ROCKS OFF: Life and Death on the Rock 'n' Roll Road
MICK WALL    Book Number: 82688
Published price: £18.99
Bibliophile price: £2.00
Product format: Hardback

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Kerrang magazine's star writer and with his weekly show, Monsters of Rock, on Sky TV, Mick Wall bestrode the world of 1980s music journalism like the colossi of rock of whom he wrote. Like a few ot...
DICK VAN DYKE SHOW DVD
DICK VAN DYKE & M. TYLER MOORE    Book Number: 82846
Bibliophile price: £1.25
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Mary Tyler Moore stars as Dick van Dyke's lovely wife and is the perfect foil to his comedy style in this charming 1930s situation comedy. He is the challenged Dad and head writer of 'The Alan Bra...
DE NIRO: A Life
SHAWN LEVY    Book Number: 84372
Published price: $32.50
Bibliophile price: £3.50
Product format: Hardback

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Much more than just a standard fandom biography, this in-depth read examines Robert De Niro's background, and even his ancestry. Born in 1943 in New York, Robert's parents - Robert De Niro Snr and ...
BLUE TOUCH PAPER: A Memoir
DAVID HARE    Book Number: 84199
Published price: $27.95
Bibliophile price: £1.38
Product format: Hardback

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Playwright David Hare wanted to reform society from the very beginning. Applying to Cambridge in the hope of being taught by the socialist thinker Raymond Williams, he found that Williams never tur...
WEST OF SUNSET
STEWART O'NAN    Book Number: 84529
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £1.50
Product format: Paperback

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A dazzling, intimate novel of F. Scott Fitzgerald's Hollywood years. In 1937, Fitzgerald was a troubled, uncertain man whose literary success was long behind him. In poor health, with his wife con...
INGMAR BERGMAN ARCHIVES
BENGT WANSELIUS, PAUL DUNCAN    Book Number: 84650
Bibliophile price: £40.00
Product format: Hardback

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Since his release of The Seventh Seal and Wild Strawberries in 1957, Ingmar Bergman has been one of the leading figures in international cinema. In a career that spanned 60 years, he wrote, produc...
ONCE A SAINT: An Actor's Memoir
IAN OGILVY    Book Number: 84750
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

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A veteran actor who has starred with Helen Mirren, Penelope Keith, James Mason and Trevor Howard, Ian Ogilvy was educated at Eton and RADA and developed his acting talents early. Forced to enter a ...
LITTLE BOOK OF AVENGERS
ROY THOMAS    Book Number: 84771
Bibliophile price: £7.00
Product format: Paperback

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Iron Man! Thor! The Hulk! Wasp! Ant-Man! These five iconic characters made their debut as the first incarnation of the most exciting super-team ever assembled in September 1963, in The Avengers No....
MICHAEL JACKSON: Life, Death, Legacy DVD
FIREFLY ENTERTAINMENT    Book Number: 85132
Bibliophile price: £2.50
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The King of Pop was due to play in London shortly before his untimely death in 2009. He is still much missed, but his music and legacy lives on. This special 75 minute colour DVD is a profile of ...
IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE DVD: Box Set and Two Artcards
FRANK CAPRA    Book Number: 85145
Bibliophile price: £7.00
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The most loved Christmas film of all time we are absolutely thrilled to have in a very special box set which includes two large double-sided sepia and hand coloured Artcards of four stills from the...
ROYAL BOX: YOUNG VICTORIA / KING'S SPEECH /THE QUEEN: 3 DVDs
MOMENTUM PICTURES    Book Number: 85146
Bibliophile price: £6.00
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The Young Victoria, The King's Speech and The Queen (Helen Mirren) are the three hugely popular films presented in a rather smart black box set with golden decorations and regal crown on the front....
VANITY FAIR DIARIES 1983-1992
TINA BROWN    Book Number: 85241
Published price: £9.99
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Paperback

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Vanity Fair represented the last word in literary prestige, social glamour and visual ravishment. It was published by Condé Montrose Nast (1872-1942), the dashing Casanova and publishing entrepren...
STAR WARS - A NEW HOPE
ALEXANDRA BRACKEN    Book Number: 84985
Published price: $17.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

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Princess Leia has spent her time on the Senate fighting the Emperor, and when she realises how little she has achieved she finally joins the Rebellion, eager to outwit the forces of darkness. But ...
STAR WARS ALIENS: Tales from a Galaxy Far, Far Away Volume I
LANDRY D. WALKER    Book Number: 84986
Published price: $12.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
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'Star Wars VII - The Force Awakens' was one of the biggest and most eagerly anticipated films ever, premiering in 2015, ten years after the previous instalment ('Revenge of the Sith') and the first...
STAR WARS - RETURN OF THE JEDI
TOM ANGLEBERGER    Book Number: 84987
Published price: $17.99
Bibliophile price: £4.00
Product format: Hardback

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A roller-coaster retelling of the blockbuster film, this speed-of-light story starts in Jabba's Palace with Luke Skywalker's return to Tatouine to rescue Han Solo from the clutches of the Dark Side...
STAR WARS THE FORCE AWAKENS: Book and Magnetic Play Set
DISNEY & LUCASFILM    Book Number: 84988
Published price: $14.99
Bibliophile price: £3.25
Product format: Hardback

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A sturdy black plastic shiny carry case with handle measuring 8" x 10", the pack invites us to create our own epic from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Will you choose the light side of the Force or...
BEING ELVIS: A Lonely Life
RAY CONNOLLY    Book Number: 85017
Published price: £18.99
Bibliophile price: £6.50
Product format: Hardback

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This insight into the life of the most iconic rock figure of them all shows that sadly Elvis's use of amphetamines can be traced right back to the mid-fifties. Well-known journalist and screenwrite...
DEATH OF A PIRATE: British Radio
ADRIAN JOHNS    Book Number: 85025
Published price: £15.99
Bibliophile price: £4.25
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The story starts in 1966 with a confrontation that ended in manslaughter between two pirate radio station owners, the weapon being a twelve-bore shotgun. Pirate radio was a signature phenomenon of...
RED MAN'S BONES: George Catlin, Artist and Showman
BENITA EISLER    Book Number: 85042
Published price: £22.99
Bibliophile price: £7.00
Product format: Hardback

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George Catlin (1796-1872) has been described as 'the first artist of the West' as no white man before him lived among and painted the Native American tribes of the Northern Plains. An unsuccessful ...
TIME & A WORD: The Yes Story
MARTIN POPOFF    Book Number: 85050
Published price: £14.99
Bibliophile price: £4.25
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Yes have sold over 30 million albums. True fans of the progressive rock band Yes will delight in the info that 1956 saw Rick Wakeman taking his first piano lessons while at Christmas 1959 Steve Ho...
LIFE OF P. T. BARNUM
P. T. BARNUM    Book Number: 85364
Published price: £6.99
Bibliophile price: £3.00
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'I am 'a showman' by profession, and all the gildings shall make nothing else of me.' Meet the greatest entertainer of the 19th century. In 1934, desperate to create a better life for his family,...
50 GREATEST WESTERNS
BARRY STONE    Book Number: 84499
Published price: £8.99
Bibliophile price: £3.25
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Saddle up and ride alongside The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976), Westworld (1973), The Great Train Robbery (1903), Wagon Master (1950), Rio Bravo (1959), Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973), A Fistful of...
ELVIS THE LEGEND
GILLIAN GAAR    Book Number: 85274
Published price: £25
Bibliophile price: £7.00
Product format: Hardback

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In this authorised volume from the Graceland archives Elvis comes to life not only as a performing phenomenon with a unique voice but also as the boy with roots in Country and Gospel music who took...
WHITE WALKER: 3D Mask & Wall Mount - Game of Thrones
STEVE WINTERCROFT    Book Number: 85279
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Inspired by the terrifying creatures from the TV series Game of Thrones. They attacked with ferocity, forcing the Children of the Forest and the First Men into the South and the Land of Always Win...
GERED MANKOWITZ ROCK AND ROLL PHOTOGRAPHY
GERED MANKOWITZ    Book Number: 85280
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £8.00
Product format: Paperback

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Reputations were made quickly in the frenetic pop world of the sixties, and the 18-year-old Gered Mankowitz became an iconic photographer when he spent two years documenting the Rolling Stones in 1...
DOCTOR WHO - A History of The Universe In 100 Objects
JAMES GOSS & STEVE TRIBE    Book Number: 85058
Published price: £20
Bibliophile price: £5.00
Product format: Hardback

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There is no greater voyage than across the universe. From a Time Lord's sonic screwdriver and Excalibur, to the Moon and a DVD, a 100 objects from the Who-niverse are rounded up in this brilliant c...
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