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Double Identity By Charlie Cook
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Charles Taylor calls the police to inform them that his wife has gone missing. In fact he and his lover, their maid Sarah Parker, have killed her. Or have they?... The characters are not all as... More > they appear at the outset and this thriller will keep audiences guessing until the last few minutes…..< Less
THE ILLUSTRATED DETECTIVE MAGAZINE, September 1931 By Edward Orleans et al.
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This issue features THE HOLLYWOOD BRIDAL-NIGHT MURDER by Octavus Roy Cohen, THE EGYPTIAN NECKLACE R. T. M. Scott, THE GIRL WHO PAID WITH HER LIFE by a Police Official, HE RISKED ALL FOR THE THRILL by... More > Charles Somerville, THE IRON CZAR by Jim Roberts, THE GIRL FRIEND by Allen Glasser, THEY CAN'T MAKE A COWARD OUT OF ME as told by George Creel, THE HECKBY HILL MURDER by Ellis Parker Butler, THE SCARLET FAN by H. L. Gates, QUEEN OF THE BEGGARS by James Jeffreys O'Brien, WHO KILLED DOLLY REYNOLDS? by Marjorie Mears, and more.< Less
Manual of Techniques for Jazz Mastery By The Institute for Jazz Studies
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This manual is used at the Institute for Jazz Studies with all levels of music students, from beginners to post-graduates, to accelerate their progress. It contains detailed explanations of ten... More > separate techniques which have been proven to yield consistent and continual musical results with musicians of all abilities. If you are serious about reaching your musical potential, you need this book. Regular application of these musical learning techniques will revolutionise your ability over 2-6 months, guaranteed. Also includes the Institute's bonus workshops on modeling Charlie Parker, Herbie Hancock and Miles Davis.< Less
Bouncin' with Bartok: The Incomplete Works of Richard Twardzik By Jack Chambers
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When the piano prodigy Richard Twardzik died of a heroin overdose in his Paris hotel room at the age of 24, his recorded legacy amounted to just over an hour of exquisite, unique music. His short... More > life intersected many colourful and brilliant kindred souls in the quest for truth and beauty in mid-twentieth century America—Charlie Parker, leader of the bebop revolution and jazz guru, who shared with Twardzik a passion for Béla Bartók and hard drugs; trumpeter Chet Baker,Twardzik’s boss at the time of his death, and a demonic presence in it; Madame Chaloff, inventor of the Russian technique of piano instruction; singer Crystal Joy, love of his life, and the mysterious “girl from Greenland” of his last composition; and many others. Twardzik’s life illuminates the trials of the artist as a young man, and his death raises questions that haunt us to this day. His music, touched by genius, stands as his monument, as unique and exquisite today as it was when he created it.< Less
Bouncin' with Bartok: The Incomplete Works of Richard Twardzik By Jack Chambers
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When the piano prodigy Richard Twardzik died of a heroin overdose in his Paris hotel room at the age of 24, his recorded legacy amounted to just over an hour of exquisite, unique music. His short... More > life intersected many colourful and brilliant kindred souls in the quest for truth and beauty in mid-twentieth century America—Charlie Parker, leader of the bebop revolution and jazz guru, who shared with Twardzik a passion for Béla Bartók and hard drugs; trumpeter Chet Baker,Twardzik’s boss at the time of his death, and a demonic presence in it; Madame Chaloff, inventor of the Russian technique of piano instruction; singer Crystal Joy, love of his life, and the mysterious “girl from Greenland” of his last composition; and many others. Twardzik’s life illuminates the trials of the artist as a young man, and his death raises questions that haunt us to this day. His music, touched by genius, stands as his monument, as unique and exquisite today as it was when he created it.< Less
Blue Murder By Robert Leslie Bellem
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Duke Pizzatello, private investigator, was employed by the Kohlar brothers, Steve and Joe. Dixie Parker was the private secretary of Steve Kohlar. Gertie Kohlar was the wife of Joe and was an... More > eye-full. Nelia Mason, wife of Dr. Carney Mason, was seeking evidence on the infidelity of her husband with his nurse, Myra Holly. Dr. Mason’s partner, Dr. Sebring, also had a crush on the nurse. Then all hell broke loose. Dr. Mason was found with a bullet through his brain and a naked, skinned, female was found dead on his examination table and Duke Pizzatello was up to his throat in crime and underdressed women.< Less
Blue Murder By Robert Leslie Bellem
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Duke Pizzatello, private investigator, was employed by the Kohlar brothers, Steve and Joe. Dixie Parker was the private secretary of Steve Kohlar. Gertie Kohlar was the wife of Joe and was an... More > eye-full. Nelia Mason, wife of Dr. Carney Mason, was seeking evidence on the infidelity of her husband with his nurse, Myra Holly. Dr. Mason's partner, Dr. Sebring, also had a crush on the nurse. Then all hell broke loose. Dr. Mason was found with a bullet through his brain and a naked, skinned, female was found dead on his examination table and Duke Pizzatello was up to his throat in crime and underdressed women. Illustrated.< Less
The Jazz Musician’s Tarot Deck By Matt Lavelle
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In this metaphysical science fiction short story, Matt Lavelle brings the Alto Clarinet to the Tone World on a quest for redemption to discover that she truly deserves to exist. Along the way she... More > will discover the major arcana of the Jazz Musician’s Tarot Deck given to her by the great masters of Jazz.< Less
The Jazz Musician’s Tarot Deck By Matt Lavelle
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In this metaphysical science fiction short story, Matt Lavelle brings the Alto Clarinet to the Tone World on a quest for redemption to discover that she truly deserves to exist. Along the way she... More > will discover the major arcana of the Jazz Musician’s Tarot Deck given to her by the great masters of Jazz.< Less
SIRìADI By fabrizio sapienza
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"Ho trascorso la notte sul sedile posteriore di una 1100 LDS, varcando il centro Italia fino all'Adriataico. Ma anche in altri luoghi che non mi appartenevano, attraverso occhi che, intinti nel... More > calamaio, hanno dato ai miei la luce e l'ombra di storie e di vite. Ai posti davanti, in una fumosissima notte, due cavalieri senza spada due non eroi, figli di quel dio cinico e distante, parlano... Due facce della stessa medaglia si confrontano, si completano nell'incostante contrasto-accordo di discorsi che a tutto guardano, ma non alla convenzione, né alla massa di gente assordata dal tormentone di moda e spenta alla vita. Sullo sfondo dell'arte, ricerca intima del proprio essere al mondo, interfaccia tra l'interiorità e tutto il "panta rei" che ci circonda,sono cresciuto con la Brigata..." Parola di zio Hank...< Less

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