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Midnight on Platform 16B - Viola Edition By Helen Bell
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38 original tunes for viola, influenced by traditional music of the British Isles & Europe. Notated in alto clef with chords for accompaniment. Unlike most sheet music, each page is in full... More > colour and illustrated with collages and drawings, as well as anecdotes, performance notes and a few extras... Tunes: *The Flaming Torches*Jig of Slurls*The Scree*Falls of Cruachan*Langsett*Audierne*Hunting the Off-License*Trip to Heligoland*Natio nal Express 348 Bristol to Oxford*Terribly Nice Cup of Tea Hornpipe *Sopley Mill I & II*Tumbling Over Tussocks*Midnight on Platform 16B*The Giant's Causeway*Walberswick*Leaving Whitby*Quiet River*On the Carpet*The Milk-White Turbot*Granville Hornpipe*The Ice Sculptor*The Last Shoe Shop in Camden*Hole in the Knee*I Thought it was an Antelope*The Hour After*Burlilty*Searching for Shells in Seaview*Betty's Mirror*Whisky in the Dark*Out of the Lock*The Farrar Street Poisoner*Malachite*The First Bonfire*Pillowfish*Fly up the Hill*The Animals are in the West*Mirage< Less
Camille - National Treasure By Carole Bulewski
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The spirit of French sculptress Camille Claudel has been awakened by an influx of interest in her work that started in the 1980s. A lot has been written about her since – she even has her own... More > museum. Now, she feels, is the time to tell her story from her own point of view, from the purely human perspective. Growing up surrounded by strange landscapes that would later feed into her artistic work. The members of her family, who either hated or adored her. Her younger brother, the playwright Paul Claudel, who put her on a pedestal before turning into her most ruthless enemy. And above all Rodin, the great sculptor Rodin. Teacher, lover and constant source of inspiration. The man who ultimately destroyed her. Camille tells all, including the truly awful – the last forty years of her life, spent in an asylum. Carole Bulewski is a French-born, London-based horror novelist, scientist and musician. 'Camille' is her first play.< Less
Socrates: Life & Words By Ann Kannings
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This book is an anthology of 146 quotes from Socrates and 52 facts about Socrates. Socrates' father was Sophroniscus, a sculptor, and his mother Phaenarete, a midwife. His wife, Xanthippe, bore for... More > him three sons, Lamprocles, Sophroniscus and Menexenus. Some sources say that Xanthippe, his wife, might have been as much as forty years younger than Socrates. Socrates is known to have been fairly short and generally unattractive. Socrates initially earned his living as a master stonecutter. Shortly before his death, Socrates speaks his last words to Crito: "Crito, we owe a rooster to Asclepius. Please, don't forget to pay the debt." “I am not an Athenian nor a Greek, but a citizen of the world.” “My advice to you is getting married: if you find a good wife you'll be happy; if not, you'll become a philosopher.” “Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.” “One should eat to live; not live to eat.” “To be is to do.” “All I know is that I know nothing.”< Less
The Days of Chivalry; Or, The Legend of Croquemitaine By Ernest Louis Victor Jules L'Epine
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Paul Gustave Louis Christophe Doré... More > (/dɔːˈreɪ/; French: [ɡys.tav dɔ.ʁe]; 6 January 1832 – 23 January 1883) was a French artist, printmaker, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving.Doré was born in Strasbourg on 6 January 1832. By age five, he was a prodigy troublemaker, playing pranks that were mature beyond his years. Seven years later, he began carving in cement. At the age of fifteen Doré began his career working as a caricaturist for the French paper Le Journal pour rire, and subsequently went on to win commissions to depict scenes from books by Rabelais, Balzac, Milton and Dante.In 1853, Doré was asked to illustrate the works of Lord Byron. This commission was followed by additional work for British publishers, including a new illustrated Bible. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustave_Dor%C3%A9< Less
Aspects and Impressions By Edmund Gosse
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Sir Edmund William Gosse CB (21 September 1849 – 16... More > May 1928) was an English poet, author and critic. He was strictly brought up in a small Protestant sect, the Plymouth Brethren, but broke away sharply from that faith. His account of his childhood in the book Father and Son has been described as the first psychological biography.His friendship with the sculptor Hamo Thornycroft inspired a successful career as a historian of late-Victorian sculpture. His translations of Ibsen helped to promote that playwright in England, and he encouraged the careers of W.B. Yeats and James Joyce. He also lectured in English literature at Cambridge.Gosse was the son of Philip Henry Gosse and Emily Bowes. His father was a naturalist and his mother an illustrator who published a number of books of poetry. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edmund_Gosse< Less
Fairy Realm: A Collection of the Favourite Old Tales Told in Verse By Tom Hood
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Paul Gustave Louis Christophe Doré... More > (/dɔːˈreɪ/; French: [ɡys.tav dɔ.ʁe]; 6 January 1832 – 23 January 1883) was a French artist, printmaker, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving.Doré was born in Strasbourg on 6 January 1832. By age five, he was a prodigy troublemaker, playing pranks that were mature beyond his years. Seven years later, he began carving in cement. At the age of fifteen Doré began his career working as a caricaturist for the French paper Le Journal pour rire, and subsequently went on to win commissions to depict scenes from books by Rabelais, Balzac, Milton and Dante.In 1853, Doré was asked to illustrate the works of Lord Byron. This commission was followed by additional work for British publishers, including a new illustrated Bible. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustave_Dor%C3%A9< Less
Stories of the Days of King Arthur By Charles Henry Hanson
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Paul Gustave Louis Christophe Doré... More > (/dɔːˈreɪ/; French: [ɡys.tav dɔ.ʁe]; 6 January 1832 – 23 January 1883) was a French artist, printmaker, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving.Doré was born in Strasbourg on 6 January 1832. By age five, he was a prodigy troublemaker, playing pranks that were mature beyond his years. Seven years later, he began carving in cement. At the age of fifteen Doré began his career working as a caricaturist for the French paper Le Journal pour rire, and subsequently went on to win commissions to depict scenes from books by Rabelais, Balzac, Milton and Dante.In 1853, Doré was asked to illustrate the works of Lord Byron. This commission was followed by additional work for British publishers, including a new illustrated Bible. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustave_Dor%C3%A9< Less
Yonder By E. H. (Emily Hilda) Young
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: This article is about the novelist. For the artist|the film... More > director see Emily Young (film director), for the sculptor Emily Young.Emily Hilda Young (21 March 1880 – 8 August 1949) was an English novelist.Largely forgotten by recent generations, E. H. Young was a bestselling novelist in her time. She was born in Whitley, Northumberland, (now known as Whitley Bay), the daughter of a shipowner. She attended Gateshead Secondary School (a higher grade school later renamed Gateshead Grammar School) and Penrhos College, Colwyn Bay, Wales. In 1902, at the age of 22, she married Arthur Daniell, a solicitor from Bristol, and moved with him to the fashionable neighbourhood of Clifton.Here Young developed an interest in classical and modern philosophy. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E._H._Young< Less
The Tales of Mother Goose As First Collected by Charles Perrault in 1696 By Charles Perrault
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Paul Gustave Louis Christophe Doré... More > (/dɔːˈreɪ/; French: [ɡys.tav dɔ.ʁe]; 6 January 1832 – 23 January 1883) was a French artist, printmaker, illustrator and sculptor. Doré worked primarily with wood engraving.Doré was born in Strasbourg on 6 January 1832. By age five, he was a prodigy troublemaker, playing pranks that were mature beyond his years. Seven years later, he began carving in cement. At the age of fifteen Doré began his career working as a caricaturist for the French paper Le Journal pour rire, and subsequently went on to win commissions to depict scenes from books by Rabelais, Balzac, Milton and Dante.In 1853, Doré was asked to illustrate the works of Lord Byron. This commission was followed by additional work for British publishers, including a new illustrated Bible. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustave_Dor%C3%A9< Less
Robert Burns By John Campbell Shairp
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The Robert Burns Memorial is a granite monument located in downtown Barre, Vermont. It was erected by Barre's Scottish immigrants in 1899 in observance of the 100th anniversary of the death of the... More > Scottish poet Robert Burns.The statue was conceived and modeled by J. Massey Rhind. It was one of his best works. James B. King of Milford, N.H, modeled the four panels. Sam Novelli carved the statue at the Barclay Brothers granite firm. Elia Corti, a native of Italy, carved the beautiful panels. Both were among the greatest sculptors of their time.The monument itself stands 22 feet and 4 inches above the foundation, and ss statue is 9 feet and 4 inches in height. One of the principal features of the monument is the carved panels, which are in high relief. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Robert_Burns_Memorial_(Barre) Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less

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LOOKING FOR A MIRACLE...LOOK WITHIN YOUR LIFE LOOKING FOR A... By May Lewis
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