Abel and Cain (New York Review Books Classics)

Abel and Cain (New York Review Books

Appearing together in English for the first time, two masterpieces that take on the jazz age, the Nuremburg trials, postwar commercialism, and the feat of writing a book, presented in one brilliant volumeThe Death of My Brother Abel and its delirious sequel, Cain, constitute the magnum opus of Gregor von Rezzori’s prodigious career, the most ambitious, extravagant, outrageous, and deeply considered achievement of this wildly original and never less than provocative master of the novel. In Abel and Cain, the original book, long out of print, is reissued in a fully revised translation; Cain appears for the first time in English.The Death of My Brother Abel zigzags across the middle of the twentieth century, from the 1918 to 1968, taking in the Jazz Age, the Anschluss, the Nuremberg trials, and postwar commercialism. At the center of the book is the unnamed narrator, holed up in a Paris hotel and writing a kind of novel, a collage of sardonic and passionate set pieces about love and work, sex and writing, families and nations, and human treachery and cruelty. In Cain, that narrator is revealed as Aristide Subics, or so at least it appears, since Subics’ identity is as unstable as the fictional apparatus that contains him and the times he lived through. Questions abound: How ca...

  • ASIN: 1681373254

The Hideaway (Lavender Shores Book 5)

The Hideaway (Lavender Shores Book

Lavender Shores’s resident tattoo artist, Connor Clark, looks the part—six foot six, musclebound, and covered in ink—and most definitely doesn’t blend in. Grafted into the Bryant family as a teenager to escape his abusive father, the Bryants saved his life, but Connor has never truly felt a part of the founding family royalty. And if his heart’s desire were revealed, it would betray everything the Bryants have done for him.Micah Bryant was born with a silver spoon in his mouth. He’s always had everything he ever wanted—save the one he desires most. Even moving to New York City for a few years didn’t dampen his passion. Not that Micah had expected it to. He’s known his destiny since he was nine years old, the moment it had walked through his door.After years of longing, years of secrets and stolen moments of passion and love, Connor weakens enough to allow the town to see how he feels, and let the Bryants know his love for Micah is anything but brotherly. But no sooner had the decision been made than Connor’s biological family returns and shatters it all. Still, Micah holds on to the belief that their romance was written in the stars, but maybe he’d been wrong all those years...(Contains Lavender Shores maps and family trees.)

  • ASIN: B0776PSMJ3

The Usborne Book of 200 Easy Recorder Tunes

The Usborne Book of 200 Easy Recorder

-- Includes classical music, popular and folk songs and newly composed pieces-- Contains hints about technique and fascinating facts about music

  • Brand: Brand: EDC Publishing
  • ASIN: 0746013973

Elvis on Tour

Elvis on

  • Brand: Warner Manufacturing
  • ASIN: B003HKN52A
  • UPC: 883929095568

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  • ASIN: B0030FLDJO

GEE BUT YOU'RE SWELL (1919 Abel Baer SHEET MUSIC) EXCELLENT condition, featured by Russ Morgan (pictured)

GEE BUT YOU'RE SWELL (1919 Abel Baer SHEET

GEE BUT YOU'RE SWELL (1919 Abel Baer SHEET MUSIC) EXCELLENT condition, featured by Russ Morgan (pictured)

  • ASIN: B07S3K2VJB

The Honest Love

The Honest

It is obvious that Abel, a three piece from Poughkeepsie, NY, live and breath music. From their soaring guitars to the dramatic progressions that inhabit their songs, Abel allows soulfulness to reign supreme. Writing from a profoundly compassionate place, the band creates music that is drenched in empathetic lyrics and infectious choruses. Abel has captured the heart of the indie movement by equipping the honesty in their creativity, and they are careful to let themselves be led by that honesty.

  • Brand: Facedown Records
  • ASIN: B002JODUWU
  • UPC: 803847108423

Fifty Readings in Philosophy

Fifty Readings in

Fifty Readings in Philosophy is a flexible and affordable collection of classic and contemporary primary sources in philosophy. The readings cover all the main topics of Western philosophy, each one carefully edited to be long enough to present a self-contained argument but not so lengthy that students lose track of the main point. Introductions and explanatory notes make the readings accessible to students. All these features have made this book a proven pedagogical success and a best-selling reader in introductory philosophy.

  • ASIN: 007353580X

Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets

Valerian and the City of a Thousand

  • ASIN: B0748PBJZ1

Twentieth Century Orchestra Studies for Timpani Percussion Series Composed by Various Edited by Alan Abel Pack of 2

Twentieth Century Orchestra Studies for Timpani Percussion Series

Contents Medea's Meditation and Dance of Vengeance (Barber) Piano Concerto (Barber) Second Essay for Orchestra (Barber) Toccata Festiva (Barber) Overture to Candide (Bernstein) On the Waterfront (Bernstein) The Age of Anxiety (Bernstein) Orchester Ornament (Blacher) Variations on a Theme of Paganini (Blacher) Variations for Orchestra (Carter) Sinfonia India (Ch vez) Invocation and Dance (Creston) Third Symphony (Harris) Sixth Symphony (Hartmann) Symphonic Metamorphosis (Hindemith) The Planets (Holst) Overture Colas Breugnon (Kabalevsky) Fourth Symphony (Nielsen) Carmina Burana (Orff) Fourth Symphony (Piston) Classical Symphony (Prokofiev) Sixth Symphony (Prokofiev) Sensemaya (Revueltas) Judith (Schuman) New England Triptych (Schuman) Sixth Symphony (Schuman) Sixth Symphony (Shostakovich) Seventh Symphony (Shostakovich) Seventh Symphony (Sibelius) Don Juan (R. Strauss) Salome's Dance (R. Strauss) Jeu de Cartes (Stravinsky) The Rite Of Spring (Stravinsky) Polka and Fugue from Shvanda (Weinberger).

  • ASIN: B07PPF3QV6
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