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The ultimate Burton pocket guide (until 2005!)

Advantages: information, interesting, price (used!)
Disadvantages: Published in 2005...

...I went in search of Tim Burton books in the film section of the university library, I was delighted to find the Pocket Essential book by Colin Odell and Michelle Le Blanc. I am a huge fan of his films, but it occurred to me that I actually knew next ...

Amy69 21.09.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Tim Burton - Colin Odell

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STILL the Bible of Pop.

Advantages: A wealth of information; user friendly; outstanding value for money and interesting articles too.
Disadvantages: A very minor gripe - the lack of a dedicated 'uk number 1's' section.

The "Virgin" Book of WHAT? I was a little surprised a few weeks ago to discover that after some 30 years the legendary Book of British Hit Singles was no longer published by Guinness but by Virgin. Aside from sentimental value however the change in publis ...

d_w86 04.01.2009 · Read full review
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Review of The Virgin Book of British Hit Singles - Martin Roach (Editor)

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British hit singles 1952 - 2008

Advantages: every top 40 single released in the uk
Disadvantages: a poor substitute for the guiness book of hit singles "bible of pop"

...thought i'd add my own review to this book as I have been a collector of these 'record' books for a number of years. Formerly published by Guiness and fondly remembered as the "Bible of pop" for many years, it came as a shock to find they were no longer ...

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From Mona Lisa to the Café Royal in London

Advantages: Mini Art Gallery in our own home
Disadvantages: Mini Art Gallery = small size pictures

...*************************** ME AND THIS BOOK *************************** Based on my experience, this book is very helpful to me as a kind of first reference to the most well-known works of some certain artists. Anyway, in several cases the works of ...

cs.hari 18.11.2007 · Read full review
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Review of The Art Book - Phaidon

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Handy Mini art book for the frst time art student

Advantages: Pocket sized
Disadvantages: Does not contain all the art references you might need

As an artist I recommend that this book is ideal for first year art students for quick easy research ideas for those projects and 1000 word essays you get!!! I didn't know a lot about art or artists when I became a student so this book opened my eyes and ...

zebedee2006 18.09.2006 · Read full review
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Review of The Art Book - Phaidon

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