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Street Talk By Pauline Suett Barbieri
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This memoir ‘Street Talk’ takes you on a ‘white knuckle ride’ through a Liverpool life of language, laughter and a laudable potpourri of ‘stories’, starting in the... More > 1950’s, with inviting stops at the ‘Cavern’, the ‘Phil’, the churches, the cinemas, the dance halls, then onto Holland, Manhattan, Greece, India, the imagination and beyond, back to the present'. It would appear that comedy shoots out of the Suett family tree, having regards to Richard ‘Dicky’ Suett (1755-1805) who was to prove most popular and ‘if not the greatest low comedian there ever was, at any rate, since the days of Shakespeare’s own Will Kempe’. ‘Elizabeth Inchbald and Her Circle; The Life Story of a Charming Woman’ by Samuel Robinson Littlewood.< Less
The Theatre of Confection By pauline suett barbieri
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In this her third collection of poetry, following on from ‘The Shirley Valentine Syndrome’ and ‘Bringing Home the Bacon’, Barbieri returns to her home in Liverpool for another... More > sprinkling of nostalgia. Whilst other poems in this collection continue to show her love of ‘Ekphrastic’ poetry, her fans will also be pleased to see she has included a number of poems confirming her uniquely eccentric sense of humour. ‘It appears that comedy shoots out of the family tree, having regards to an ancestor Richard ‘Dicky’ Suett (1755-1805) George III’s favourite clown and star of Drury Lane for 25 years. Charles Lamb also lovingly recorded him as follows ‘Shakespeare foresaw him, when he framed his fools and jesters. They all have the true Suett stamp, a loose and shambling gait, a slippery tongue, this last the ready midwife to a without-pain-delivered jest; in words, light as air, venting truths deep as the centre...’ Charles Lamb - Essays of Elia (1822)< Less
David Sylvian - Moments In Time By Chris Crader
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Photographs of the acclaimed musician David Sylvian, performing live in Chicago 2002 and Conegliano, Italy in 2007 by fine art photographer Chris Crader.
JAPAN AND SELF EXISTENCE By Mick Karn
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This book allows us into the life of Mick Karn; inside his thoughts and motivations to create, his will to sculpt and survive, and what experiences have brought him thus far.