The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1991 - Music - 267 pages
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This compilation of Beatles lyrics is a must for Beatles fans. The lavishly illustrated book revisits over 200 favorite songs and journeys through the poetic muses of a band that changed the way we look at music as well as ourselves. It is the ultimate tribute to the Beatles; the dazzling artwork - contributed by some of the greatest artists of our time - gives an enduring and captivating picture of the Fab Four" s artistic influence through the decades and works as beautiful accompaniment to the songs. As the editor comments in the introduction, " [this book is as] entertaining to the eye and the imagination as a Beatles album is to the ear." The magic remains.

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User Review  - barbgarcia1987 - LibraryThing

There seems to be several different books (or at least editions) mixed up in this listing. The book I own is: "The Beatles Lyrics Illustrated". It lists the lyrics of the songs and has a lot of ... Read full review

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User Review  - athaena - LibraryThing

Cool art book with illustrations of Beatles lyrics by various artists (both professional and fan art included). Fun for Beatles fans or art fans alike. Read full review

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About the author (1991)

Alan Aldridge is an award-winning graphic designer and artist. A colleague and friend of the Beatles Illustrated Lyrics together in 1969. He asked notable contemporary artists to illustrate the lyrics in any way they liked and advertised for fan art from the public - this extraordinary collection is the result.

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