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The inklings: C. S. Lewis, J. R. R. Tolkien, Charles Williams, and their friends

Humphrey Carpenter - Literary Criticism - 1979 - 287 pages
Drawing on unpublished letters and diaries, the author examines the friendship between and the social and literary gatherings of Lewis, Tolkien, and Williams who laughingly ...
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Leonard Bernstein

Humphrey Burton - Music - 1994 - 594 pages
A biography of the influential composer-conductor presents Bernstein as a man full of contradictions and considers his numerous and frequently controversial personal and ...
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Benjamin Britten's Operas

Michael Wilcox - Biography & Autobiography - 1997 - 96 pages
Profiles of leading gay and lesbian writers and creative artists.
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The Uncanny

Sigmund Freud - Psychology - 2003 - 161 pages
Presents the attempts by Freud to understand the process of artistic creation, focusing on the importance of childhood fantasy.
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Noah's Compass: A Novel

Anne Tyler - Fiction - 2009 - 277 pages
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Benjamin Britten: A Life for Music

Neil Powell - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 508 pages
Documents the life of the famous British composer, focusing on his relationship with tenor Peter Pears, who became the inspirational center of his emotional and musical life.
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Maynard Solomon - Composers - 1998 - 554 pages
Discussing both his personal life and his musical development, this biography draws on a portrait of a deeply emotional, troubled man who overcame family problems and personal ...
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