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I'm With the Band

I'm With the Band

by Pamela Des Barres

The stylish, exuberant, and remarkably sweet confession of one of the most famous groupies of the 1960s and 70s is back in print in this new edition that includes an afterword on the author's last 15 years of adventures. As soon as she graduated from high school, Pamela Des Barres headed for the Sunset Strip, where she knocked on rock stars' backstage doors and immersed herself in the drugs, danger, and ecstasy of the freewheeling 1960s. Over the next 10 years she had affairs with Mick Jagger, Jimmy... Read more about this item
Wonderful Tonight

Wonderful Tonight

by Pattie; Junor, Penny Boyd

PATTIE BOYD is an acclaimed photographer whose exhibition Through the Eyes of a Muse recently toured two continents. She lives in West Sussex, England.
Everything Bad Is Good For You

Everything Bad Is Good For You

by Steven Johnson

Everything Bad Is Good for You: How Today's Popular Culture Is Actually Making Us Smarter is a book by Steven Berlin Johnson. In the book, Johnson claims that popular culture – and in particular television shows and video games – has grown more complex and demanding over time and is making us smarter.
Stuff White People Like

Stuff White People Like

by Christian Lander

They love nothing better than sipping free-trade gourmet coffee, leafing through the Sunday New York Times, and listening to David Sedaris on NPR (ideally all at the same time). Apple products, indie music, food co-ops, and vintage T-shirts make them weak in the knees. They believe they're unique, yet somehow they're all exactly the same, talking about how they "get" Sarah Silverman's "subversive" comedy and Wes Anderson's "droll" films. They're also down with diversity and up on all the best microbrews,... Read more about this item
Bubblegum Music Is the Naked Truth

Bubblegum Music Is the Naked Truth

by Kim Smay, David Cooper

Walt Disney's Railroad Story

Walt Disney's Railroad Story

by Michael Broggie

Wonderful Tonight

Wonderful Tonight

by Pattie Boyd

Dark Horse

Dark Horse

by Geoffrey Giuliano

American Mythologies

American Mythologies

by Marshall Blonsky

The Disney Villain

The Disney Villain

by Ollie Johnston

The Disney Films

The Disney Films

by Leonard Maltin

Rolling Stone

Rolling Stone

by Jann S Wenner

Temptations

Temptations

by Otis Williams

Kooks

Kooks

by Donna Kossy

American Hardcore

American Hardcore

by Steven Blush

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Boy Wonder

by Burt Ward; Stanley Ralph Ross

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The Imagineering Way

by The Imagineers

Popular Culture Books & Ephemera

Mickey Mouse Waddle Book

Mickey Mouse Waddle Book

by Productions, Walt Disney

The Betty Pages

The Betty Pages

by Theakston, Greg

American Hair Metal

American Hair Metal

by Blush, Steven

Cars

Cars

by Staff, Dorling Kindersley Publishing

Stuff White People Like : A Definitive Guide to the Unique Taste of Millions

Stuff White People Like : A Definitive Guide to the Unique Taste of Millions

by Christian Lander

Random House Publishing Group, 2008. Paperback. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.
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€5.65
James Bond: The Secret History

James Bond: The Secret History

by Sean Egan

John Blake, 2016. Hardcover. New/New. New tightly bound hardcover in a new dust jacket. 8vo. (6 x 1.3 x 9.5 inches) Text is clean and free of marks or underlining. Includes photo plates. 354 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. James Bond entered the world in 1953 with the novel Casino Royale by Ian Fleming. Since then, the British secret agent code named 007 has become the biggest media phenomenon of the modern age, surpassing and outlasting previous cultural icons such as... Read more about this item
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€16.00€14.40
Billie Eilish: Rebel Teen to Alt-Pop Queen

Billie Eilish: Rebel Teen to Alt-Pop Queen

by Kevin Pettman

Michael O'Mara Books, 2021. Hardcover. New. New oversized case-wrapped hardcover. 4to. (8.5 x 0.4 x 11 inches) Pages are clean and free of marks or underlining. Includes full color high quality photos. Reading age ‏12 years & up. Grade level 7-9. 64 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. The must-have celebration of Billie Eilish, the most talked about teen on the planet. This book takes fans up close and personal with the teenage icon, charting Billie's rise to superstardom,... Read more about this item
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€9.39€8.46
Come Together - Lennon & McCartney In The Seventies

Come Together - Lennon & McCartney In The Seventies

by Richard White

Omnibus Press, 2016. Paperback. New. New softcover in glossy printed wraps. 8vo. (6 x 1 x 9 inches) Text is clean and free of marks or underlining. Includes photo plates. 310 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. Although it wasn't made official until an announcement from Paul McCartney in 1970, The Beatles--the most influential rock band of the 20th century--spent most of the late 1960s breaking up. The split was marked my animosity and acrimony, with pointed conflict, in... Read more about this item
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€32.99€29.69
Beatlefan. Issue # 132. Sept.-Oct. 2001

Beatlefan. Issue # 132. Sept.-Oct. 2001

by Various authors

Decatur, GA: The Goody Press, 2001. Wraps. Good. Color illustrated wraps. 34 pp. Professional looking fanzine style work devoted to everything Beatles. This issue with a Ringo Starr Q and A; a George Martin Q and A; apocryphal tales, etc. GOOD+ condition. Minor wrinkling to the covers. Dampstains (faint) present on the first page. Mailing label on the rear cover.
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€15.10
Wonder of the Age! Centennial Eclipsed! Marston's Great Moral Show and Plantation Varieties! (Bar in the Green-Room, First door on the right, Main Entrance.) Positively one night only, March 7th, 1877

Wonder of the Age! Centennial Eclipsed! Marston's Great Moral Show and Plantation Varieties! (Bar in the Green-Room, First door on the right, Main Entrance.) Positively one night only, March 7th, 1877

[Minneapolis?]: Brooks Bros., printers, 1877. Ephemera. [4]pp., illustration, wraps. 9.25 x 6 in. A tear one-inch up from the foot of the brochure; edges chipped and toned; stain in the gutter; a hole punched through the top left corner. Program for a satirical show, possibly put on by a group who were students at the University of Minnesota (based on internal references to University affairs and Hennepin County).
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€23.60
A Gay Ranchero Soundie Film

A Gay Ranchero Soundie Film

by [Film, Pop Culture, Music, Ephemera] Morales, Noro (musician); Del Rey, Maria (singer)

No Place: Standard Pictures Corporation. Unbound. Good. No place or date, circa 1941. 16 mm film in canister. Reel measures approximately 3 5/8 inches across. A soundie for the song "A Gay Ranchero" by Noro Morales, a pianist and big band leader originally from Puerto Rico. Different sources provide differing information on this particular soundie. UCLA indicates this was produced in 1941 by Minoco Productions. Another source indicates Malina Luba was the singer, although, Maria Del Rey is listed in... Read more about this item
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€50.97
Ceremonial Chemistry - The Ritual Persecution of Drugs, Addicts, and Pushers

Ceremonial Chemistry - The Ritual Persecution of Drugs, Addicts, and Pushers

by Szasz, Thomas S.; with Edward Gorey, artist/illustrator of dust jacket's title-lettering and sketch

Garden City: Anchor / Doubleday, 1974. Hardcover. xix, 243p., illustrated with a fullpage dust jacket photoportrait of the author and of course with the Gorey front cover drawing in blue on peasoup green. Hardbound in blue papered boards with a fabrikoid backstrip titled gilt, casing a bit handled and edgeworn, with the same plus some abrasion to the dust jacket. A good to very good copy: sound, square, unmarked and otherwise clean.
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€18.88
Best. Movie. Year. Ever.: How 1999 Blew Up the Big Screen

Best. Movie. Year. Ever.: How 1999 Blew Up the Big Screen

by Brian Raftery

Simon & Schuster, 2019. Hardcover. New. New tightly bound hardcover in a new dust jacket. 8vo. (6.25 x 1.25 x 9.5 inches) Clean text free of marks or underlining. Includes a bibliography and an index. 416 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. From a veteran culture writer and modern movie expert, a celebration and analysis of the movies of 1999--arguably the most groundbreaking year in American cinematic history. In 1999, Hollywood as we know it exploded: Fight Club. The... Read more about this item
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€23.55€21.20
Behind the Burly Q: The Story of Burlesque in America

Behind the Burly Q: The Story of Burlesque in America

by Leslie Zemeckis

Skyhorse Publishing, 2014. Paperback. New. New softcover in printed wraps. 8vo. (6 x 1.2 x 9 inches) Clean text free of marks or underlining. B&W photos and illustrations. Includes a bibliography and an index. 384 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. By the director of the hit documentary Behind the Burly Q comes the first ever oral history of American Burlesque--as told by the performers who lived it, often speaking out here for the first time. By telling the intimate and... Read more about this item
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€12.22€11.00
The Amusement Park: 900 Years of Thrills and Spills, and the Dreamers and Schemers Who Built Them

The Amusement Park: 900 Years of Thrills and Spills, and the Dreamers and Schemers Who Built Them

by Stephen M. Silverman

Black Dog & Leventhal Publishing, 2019. Hardcover. New/New. New tightly bound hardcover with sky blue cloth to boards and white lettering to spine. New dust jacket. 8vo. (7.2 x 1.55 x 9.65 inches) Clean text free of marks or underlining. Beautifully illustrated with color photos and examples of amusement part ephemera. Includes bibliography, notes, illustration credits and an index. 432 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. Experience the electrifying, never-before-told true... Read more about this item
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€20.72€18.65
Re-Imagining Animation: The Changing Face of the Moving Image

Re-Imagining Animation: The Changing Face of the Moving Image

by Paul Wells (Author), Johnny Hardstaff (Author), Darryl Clifton (Author)

Fairchild Books, 2008. Paperback. New. New oversized softcover in printed wraps. 4to. (8.75 x 0.91 x 11.27 inches) Clean text free of marks or underlining. Color photos and illustrations on heavy paper. Includes an appendix, picture credits, further resources and webography, bibliography and an index. 192 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. What's new in animation? Find out! * Works from artists, animators, film-makers, scholars, archivists * Ideal for serious students of film... Read more about this item
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€18.83€16.95
Classic Albums: The vinyl that made a generation

Classic Albums: The vinyl that made a generation

by Alan J. Whiticker

New Holland Publishers, 2019. Paperback. New. New softcover in printed wraps. Text is clean and free of marks and underlining. Includes photos. 288 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. From the Beatles' 'White Album' in 1968 to Elton John's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road in 1973, this eclectic group of records had a huge influence on the prevailing pop culture of the late 1960s and early 1970s - and making the Top 40 and receiving a gold record were not the only measures of... Read more about this item
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€10.33€9.31
When Giants Walked the Earth: 50 years of Led Zeppelin. The fully revised and updated biography

When Giants Walked the Earth: 50 years of Led Zeppelin. The fully revised and updated biography

by Mick Wall

Trapeze, 2019. Paperback. New. New trade softcover in printed wraps. 8mo. (5.04 x 1.57 x 7.72 inches) Clean text free of marks or underlining. Color photo plates. Includes bibliography and an index. 608 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. Over ten years after WHEN GIANTS WALKED THE EARTH, Mick Wall's seminal biography of the band, comes this major and extensively researched revision, which provides an unflinching look at life inside one of the biggest-selling rock bands of all... Read more about this item
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€12.22€11.00
Bob Marley in Comics! (NBM Comics Biographies)

Bob Marley in Comics! (NBM Comics Biographies)

by Sophie Blitman, Gaet's

NBM Publishing, 2020. Hardcover. New. New oversized case wrapped hardcover. 4to. (7.5 x 0.6 x 10 inches) Clean text free of marks or underlining. Full color graphic novel. 176 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. In the middle of a depressing youth in a ghetto of Kingston, Jamaica, Robert Nesta Marley sees only one way out: music. And that music will be what Jamaica made of rock and pop locally that had hardly been heard anywhere else: reggae! It is Marley who brings the... Read more about this item
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€16.00€14.40
Tell Me More, More of the Story of Menzies Hotel

Tell Me More, More of the Story of Menzies Hotel

by Archer, Fred

Griffin Press,, Adelaide, 1984. Not Stated. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographs. Signed by Author. 118 pp, numerous photograph illustrations. Slight rubbing of the cover on both the top edge front and rear panels of the jacket, and a short tear on the bottom edge of the rear panel, otherwise in very good order. Fred Archer's story of the old Menzies hotel is one of the best pieces of social history so far written about Australia. (Geoffrey... Read more about this item
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€9.41
Women of Amy Sherman-Palladino: Gilmore Girls, Bunheads and Mrs. Maisel

Women of Amy Sherman-Palladino: Gilmore Girls, Bunheads and Mrs. Maisel

by Scott Ryan, David Bushman

Fayetteville Mafia Press, 2019. Paperback. New. New softcover in printed wraps. Text is clean and free of marks or underlining. Includes appendix and B&W photographs. 167 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. From the publisher, "Smart, quirky, female-centric, drenched in pop-culture references-Amy Sherman-Palladino's singular TV voice has won her legions of fans and critical appreciation over the past two decades, thanks to shows like 'Gilmore Girls,' 'Bunheads,' and 'The... Read more about this item
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€10.33€9.31
Merry Christmas At the Saint Handbill. Sunday, December 25, 1983

Merry Christmas At the Saint Handbill. Sunday, December 25, 1983

New York: The Saint, Publisher, 1983. Unbound. Very Good. Single sheet, 9 7/8 by 6 7/8 inches. An invitation to a Christmas event at the Saint, featuring Eartha Kitt. The Saint, a gay nightclub, opened in 1980 in the old Fillmore East building. Founded by Bruce Mailman, the club operated for most of existence as a members' only venue, and earned a reputation for the parties held there. The club closed in 1988. VERY GOOD condition. Minor toning. A hint of foxing along the edges.
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€76.45
The Stone Age: Sixty Years of The Rolling Stones

The Stone Age: Sixty Years of The Rolling Stones

by Lesley-Ann Jones

Pegasus Books, 2022. Hardcover. New/New. New tightly bound hardcover with new DJ. 8vo. (6 x 1.5 x 9 inches). Clean text free of marks or underlining. B&W photo plates. Includes timeline, women of the stones, bibliography, chapter notes and an index. 368 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. An acclaimed rock and roll journalist evokes the legacy of The Rolling Stones--iconic, granitic, commercially unstoppable as a collective; and fascinating, contradictory, and occasionally... Read more about this item
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€12.22€11.00
Cultural Values and Population Policy in Kenya

Cultural Values and Population Policy in Kenya

by Ndeti, Kivuto, and Cecilia Ndeti; with editorial assistance and collaboration from Kathlyn Horsely

[Nairobi]: Kenya Literature Bureau, 1970. Paperback. 172p., scattered line maps, 9.5x6.5 inch plain printed green wraps. Mild edgewear and toning, a very good copy. KLB (CPS)-569-3m-11/80.
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€18.88
Ego, Fear and Filmmaking: A Survival Guide for Creatives

Ego, Fear and Filmmaking: A Survival Guide for Creatives

by Ron McPherson

BookBaby, 2021. Paperback. New. New softcover in printed wraps. Text is clean and free of marks or underlining. 114 pp.Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. From the publisher, "Ego, Fear and Filmmaking is a survival guide for artists and a must read for content creators!Learn about getting what's in the script, not a version of it. Pro advice on the best investments in cameras and lighting. Managing your business side and your creative side. How creativity works and trusting the... Read more about this item
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€14.11€12.70
Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder

by Elsner, Constanze

New York: Popular Library, 1977. Paperback. Paperbound, 368p. + 8p. photos, pocketsize wraps, first printing in this format, a very good copy. Mass market paperback.
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€11.33
Modernist America: Art, Music, Movies, and the Globalization of American Culture

Modernist America: Art, Music, Movies, and the Globalization of American Culture

by Richard Pells

Yale University Press, 2012. Paperback. New. New softcover in printed wraps. 8vo. (6 X 1X 9 inches). Clean text free of marks or underling. Typeset in Sabon and Helvetica. Includes page notes, bibliography and an index. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. A revelatory new take on the long-held belief that America has dominated world culture America's global cultural impact is largely seen as one-sided, with critics claiming that it has undermined other countries' languages and... Read more about this item
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€31.10€27.99
Mark Twain:  Protagonist for the Popular Culture

Mark Twain: Protagonist for the Popular Culture

by Vallin, Marlene Boyd

Westport, CN. Westport, CN: Greenwood Press. Fine with no dust jacket. 1992. 1st Edition. 1st Printing. Hardcover. No defects. . Mark Twain -- a great American orator. Author gives five critical analyses on Twain as an orator, a bibliographic essay, and a Chronology of significant speaking events. . Great American Orators, No. 18 Series. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 184 pages. F4 .
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€26.43
Wrigley Field: An Oral and Narrative History of the Home of the Chicago Cubs

Wrigley Field: An Oral and Narrative History of the Home of the Chicago Cubs

by Ira Berkow, John Paul Stevens (Preface), Kerry Wood (Foreword)

Stewart, Tabori, & Chang, 2014. Hardcover. Like New/New. Like New oversized hardcover in new dust jacket. 4to (11 x 1.06 x 10 inches) Pages are clean and free of marks or underlining. Publisher overstock mark on the top of the text block. Gorgeous full page photos on heavy paper. A photo essay of the iconic friendly confines! 224 pp. Fast shipping in a secure book box mailer with tracking. This stunning tribute to "the one and only," written by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Ira Berkow, is timed... Read more about this item
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€16.94€15.25