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    Early Modern Actors and Shakespeare's Theatre

    By Evelyn Tribble

    Paperback £18.95

    What skills did Shakespeare's actors bring to their craft? How do these skills differ from those of contemporary actors? Early Modern Actors and Shakespeare's Theatre: Thinking with the Body examines the `toolkit' of the early modern player and suggests new readings of the plays of Shakespeare and his contemporaries through...

    New York New Wave

    By Kathy Battista

    Paperback £16.05

    New York is a centre of creative production for an exciting, emerging generation of women artists.

    Painting the Stage

    By Denise Wendel-Poray

    Hardback £35.46

    The Divine Companion

    By Francis Roads

    Paperback £9.99

    The fourth edition (on which this edition is based) of The Divine Companion was published by Henry Playford in 1722. It was a seminal publication in being the first anthology of church music to include anthems intended for amateur rather than professional singers, who might have no organ or other...

    Louth Rediscovered

    By Mark Duffy

    Paperback £20.00

    Louth Rediscovered is a photography book with the most concise collection of Louth heritage sites. County Louth is known for being the smallest county in Ireland, but did you know that it also has the largest number of heritage sites per capita outside of Dublin? Join landscape photographer...

    Why You Like This Photo

    By Brian Dilg

    Hardback £10.25

    Combining science and photography, Brian Dilg explores the reasons behind Why You Like This Photo.

    Abbas Akhavan

    By Omar Kholeif

    Paperback £12.63

    Giger

    Hardback £8.46

    H.R. Giger's multi-faceted career: From surrealistic dream landscapes to album cover designs and sculpturesFor decades H.R. Giger 1940--2014 reigned as one of the leading exponents of fantastic art. After he studied interior and industrial design for eight years at the School of Commercial Art in Zurich, Switzerland, from 1962 till...

    Nu Metal Resurgence

    By Matthew Karpe

    Hardback £17.99

    Nu Metal: Resurgence documents the groundbreaking movement from its original inception, right up to the present day. Featuring fully detailed band biographies that includes major players such as Korn, Limp Bizkit, Linkin Park, Papa Roach, Rammstein and Slipknot, a guide to ‘The Nu Breed’ of bands coming up like...

    Dear Angel of Death

    By Simone White

    Paperback £9.66

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