Mason, Richard

Summary: This book is an opulent, romantic novel, written in the grand manner, set at the height of Europe's belle epoque, about a handsome young man in his mid-twenties, a golden boy who secures a position as a tutor in the household of one of the most prominent bourgeois families in Amsterdam and his entry into a world of moneyed glamour and dangerous temptations. Piet Barol, blue-eyed, dark-haired,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf Inc. 2012

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Mason, Richard

Summary: "A haunting, wildly imagined novel by the acclaimed author of History of a Pleasure Seeker ("the best new work of fiction ... in many moons; a classic"--The Washington Post); set in the first decades of twentieth-century colonial Cape Town and in a spirit-filled forest of secrets and magic powers. It is 1914. Germany has just declared war on France. Piet Barol, the handsome, irresistible figure...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

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Summary: When a woman's ex-husband sublets her apartment right out from under her and she refuses to move, the new tenant, a Chicago actor, moves in, touching off a comic, hate-love relationship.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

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Mulligan, Gerry

Contents: Line for Lyons / Gerry Mulligan (8:17) -- Song for an unfinished woman / Gerry Mulligan (8:53) -- My funny Valentine / Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart (8:38) -- Song for Strayhorn / Gerry Mulligan (9:35) -- It's sandy at the beach / Gerry Mulligan (9:10) -- Bernie's tune / Bernie Miler (7:58) -- K-4 Pacific / Gerry Mulligan (11:44) -- There will never be another you / Harry Warren, Mack Gordon...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 1980

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Summary: Disney's irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them halfway across the world to the ruins of ancient Egypt. With the help of some exotic new friends, this epic adventure is a treasure trove of pure Buddy fun. In a race against a devious cat, the Buddies and their new friends, Cammy and Babi, must avoid booby traps, solve puzzles, and explore a mysterious tomb, all...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2012

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Summary: Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s -'40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio system, these films not only starred African Americans but were funded, written, produced, edited, distributed, and often exhibited by people of color. Entrepreneurial filmmakers built an industry apart...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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