TAYLOR, J: William Kentridge: Being Led by the Nose

Taylor, Jane. William Kentridge: Being Led by the Nose. University of Chicago Press, 2017. ISBN: 9780226791203. Unmarked. Like New. Hardcover. (#30920) $35.00

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In 2010, and again in 2013, he staged Dmitri Shostakovich’s The Nose at the Metropolitan Opera. Taylor draws on his etchings, sculptures, and drawings to render visible the communication that occurs between his mind and hand as he thinks through the activity of making his work. Beautifully illustrated in color.

SHANKAR, R: Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: The Language of the Heart

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar: The Language of the Heart. The Art of Living Foundation, 1994. Unmarked. Very Good. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). (#30880)

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An extemporaneous talk given by Sri Sri Ravi Shankar in Lubeck, Germany, August, 1992. Two photographs. 12p.

Ravi Shankar (1920-2012) was an Indian musician and a composer of Hindustani classical music. He was the best-known proponent of the sitar in the second half of the 20th century and influenced many other musicians throughout the world.

BASEVI, A: The Operas of Giuseppe Verdi

Basevi, Abramo. The Operas of Giuseppe Verdi. University of Chicago Press, 2014. ISBN: 9780226094915. Unmarked. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30779) $35.00

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Abramo Basevi published his study of Verdi’s operas in Florence in 1859, in the middle of the composer’s career. It covered the twenty works produced between 1842 and 1857. No translation of the entire volume has previously been available. This volum was translated by Edward Schneider with Stefano Castelvecchi. Edited by Stefano Castelvecchi.

Measures 6×9 inches. Index. 304p. 1 table.