Encyclopedia of National Dress: Traditional Clothing around by Jill Condra

By Jill Condra

This two-volume set offers info and photographs of the various garments and textiles of cultures world wide, permitting readers to raised savor the richness and variety of human tradition and history.

• Contributions from over 50 specialists of their field

• Dozens of photographs

• A bibliographic directory of additional interpreting and references with every one section

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Fry: Plays Two (Venus Observed; The Dark Is Light Enough; by Christopher Fry

By Christopher Fry

contains the performs Venus saw, The darkish is gentle sufficient and Curtmantle

This quantity of Christopher Fry's unique level paintings concludes his 'Season performs' with Venus Observed ('Autumn') and The darkish is mild Enough ('Winter').

In the 1st of those, commissioned by way of Laurence Olivier, a convinced yet growing old duke asks his grown-up son to settle on a brand new spouse for him. Written with a wonderfully mild contact, this can be a strangely reflective play approximately love, energy and forgiveness.
The darkish is gentle Enough, set in the course of Hungary's insurrection opposed to Austria within the 1850s, matters an imperious, inscrutable aristocrat who turns out ready to sacrifice family members and loved ones for the sake of her daughter's scapegrace ex-husband.
Also incorporated is Fry's biographical play approximately King Henry II, Curtmantle. operating with the 'epic' theatrical sort of the time and using a brand new, leaner verse language, Fry captures Henry's strength, quickly wit and speedy mood, his dating with Thomas Becket - Chancellor and pal, Archbishop and enemy - and his eventually tragic struggles along with his 4 bold sons

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National Theatre Connections 2012: Plays for Young People: by Hilary Bell,Nancy Harris,Craig Higginson,Michael

By Hilary Bell,Nancy Harris,Craig Higginson,Michael Lesslie,Anders Lustgarten,Rory Mullarkey,Steven Sater,Meera Syal,Paven Virk,Samir Yazbek

This outstanding new choice of ten performs for youth will end up vital to colleges, schools and early life theatre teams. specifically commissioned by way of the nationwide Theatre for the Connections competition 2012 regarding two hundred colleges and adolescence theatre teams around the united kingdom and eire, each one play is observed by means of creation notes and routines.


For the 2012 pageant, the anthology has an overseas consider and provides a window at the global. It contains from Australia a play according to a 19th century court docket case during which a teenage lady was once falsely convicted; from Brazil a drama approximately younger fans doomed to tragedy; set in Russia, a play exploring differing attitudes to nationwide provider and the cave in of the Soviet Union in 1991; a drama approximately scholars' rights to an schooling and the Cultural Revolution of 1966 in China; and a comedy related to a bunch of Irish nation women traveling to London to audition for the X-Factor.

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Técnicas em estética (Tekne) (Portuguese Edition) by Judith Ifould,Debbie Forsythe-Conroy,Maxine

By Judith Ifould,Debbie Forsythe-Conroy,Maxine Whittaker,artmednonbio

Conheça o mais completo guia passo a passo das principais técnicas para o tratamento estético da face e do corpo. Repleto de fotos e ilustrações, o texto inclui estudos de casos com contribuições de especialistas da área, oferecendo uma visão actual do mundo do trabalho. Inclui capítulos com noções de anatomia e fisiologia, atendimento ao cliente e saúde e segurança.

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Discover The Secrets To Healthy Hair (Hair Talk-Hair, Heart, by Ky Smith,Karasi Media Group

By Ky Smith,Karasi Media Group

With over twenty years of expertise within the attractiveness undefined, Ky Smith WTS, Trichologist has had the chance to paintings with a number of girls, aiding them to restore their broken tresses.

The universal denominator in each one case is that each lady wants to have a head of fit hair - brief or lengthy. the matter is, they do not know find out how to in achieving fit hair. After spending numerous cash and arduous all different assets, their hair is much more broken than sooner than they begun. Ky will train you ways to deal with your hair among salon visits, assist you opt for a hairstylist that matches your wishes, enable you to safeguard your hair if you find yourself figuring out within the fitness center, and lots more and plenty extra.  

Ky's mantra is ‘Beauty starts off From Within’, and during this booklet Smith may help you find the secrets and techniques to transforming into a robust appealing fit mane via sharing her professional recommendation that retains her consumers in need of more.

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Irish Women Dramatists: 1908-2001 (Irish Studies) by Eileen Kearney,Charlotte Headrick

By Eileen Kearney,Charlotte Headrick

Irish ladies dramatists have lengthy confronted an uphill problem in getting the popularity and viewers in their male opposite numbers. There are extra woman playwrights now than ever ahead of, yet they can be neglected by means of mainstream theatres. Kearney and Headrick attempt to shift the highlight with Irish girls Dramatists. The performs amassed during this quantity characterize a cross-section of the superb dramatic output of Irish ladies writing within the 20th century. as well as the scripts and biographical introductions, the anthology features a specific, serious, annotated essay addressing the advance of the Irish theatre all through this period of time, and where girls have artistically carved out for themselves in a historically male-dominated theatre and dramatic canon.
One of the few collections of performs through Irish ladies, this quantity contextualizes the political and sociological weather within which those playwrights constructed. As theatre practitioners—actors and directors—as good as students, Kearney and Headrick have committed years of analysis to studying and rediscovering the contributions those ladies have made—and proceed to make—in the Irish and international theatre scenes.

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Makeup Artist Manual: From Beginner to Pro by Nina Mua

By Nina Mua

many folks would wish to understand or even grasp the correct process in employing make-up. when you are to be one of many proficient make-up artists, a make-up artist guide may help you to take action. This consultant will provide help to research extra in regards to the paintings of make-up. In make-up software there are a number of issues to think about. The issues or facets that you can be treated contain the colour, the form, the strokes of software, the correct instruments to exploit and plenty of extra. because of this having the make-up artist handbook is vital.

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Priestley: Plays One: "We Are Married", "Mr.Kettle and by J.B. Priestley

By J.B. Priestley

contains the performs Laburnum Grove, once we Are Married and Mr Kettle and Mrs Moon

With an advent through Tom Priestley and a foreword via Roy Hattersley.

These 3 household comedies demonstrate J B Priestley's expertise for the standard scenario became sharply on its head. In Laburnum Grove George Radfern's acquaintances and kin desire a percentage of his wealth - until eventually they discover the place it really is come from. after we Are Married positive factors 3 high-minded who assemble to have fun their silver marriage ceremony anniversaries, simply to find they have been by no means effectively married at all.

And in Mr Kettle and Mrs Moon an unassuming financial institution supervisor turns insurgent whilst a voice tells him to pack in his place and remain at home.In those mischievous depictions of respectability long gone awry, the proud and the prejudiced conflict opposed to rising truths and power scandal. J B Priestley proves himself a talented craftsman and offers his characters with wealthy humour, heat and humanity.

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Jazz Age Murder in Northwest Indiana, A: The Tragic Betrayal by Jane Simon Ammeson

By Jane Simon Ammeson

Nettie Herskovitz used to be filthy rich and widowed. Her suitor, Harry Diamond, used to be a rushing younger bootlegger a decade and a part her junior. in the beginning she resisted his advances, yet quickly the 2 have been married with an baby daughter. Disinterested in a family lifestyles, Diamond shot Nettie on Valentine�s Day 1923 whereas driving of their Hudson sedan. He attempted to pin the crime at the fleeing chauffeur, yet Diamond made a mistake. although mortally wounded, Nettie lived lengthy adequate to spot her attacker to police and alter her will. The sensational Diamond homicide turned tabloid fodder�a Roaring Twenties tale of roadhouse floozies, unlawful booze, orphaned childrens, belief money and criminal acrobatics.

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How to Murder Your Life: Selbstporträt eines by Cat Marnell,Jürgen Bürger,Kathrin Bielfeldt

By Cat Marnell,Jürgen Bürger,Kathrin Bielfeldt

Temporeich und tragikomisch: die Geschichte von New Yorks berüchtigtstem get together woman

Mit 26 hat Cat Marnell es geschafft: Sie schreibt für Hochglanz-Fashionmagazine, kennt Anna Wintour persönlich und ist das Enfant bad der New Yorker Partyszene. Doch Cat, die schon als variety von ihrem Vater mit Medikamenten versorgt wurde, führt ein Doppelleben. Tagsüber umgeben von Glamour und Luxus, tanzt sie nachts excessive und halbnackt durch die golf equipment der Stadt. Sie sucht ihr Glück in intercourse und Drogen und hasst sich dafür, findet wochenlang keinen Schlaf und verliebt sich in die falschen Männer – bis ihr Leben vollends aus dem Gleichgewicht gerät. Eine schmerzhaft-schöne travel de strength durch das chaotische Leben einer ehrgeizigen Frau, die einfach nicht nein sagen kann.

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