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The Resource Freddie Mercury : the great pretender : a life in pictures, [text, Sean O'Hagan ; captions, Greg Brooks and Phil Symes ; art direction, Richard Gray]

Freddie Mercury : the great pretender : a life in pictures, [text, Sean O'Hagan ; captions, Greg Brooks and Phil Symes ; art direction, Richard Gray]

Label
Freddie Mercury : the great pretender : a life in pictures
Title
Freddie Mercury
Title remainder
the great pretender : a life in pictures
Statement of responsibility
[text, Sean O'Hagan ; captions, Greg Brooks and Phil Symes ; art direction, Richard Gray]
Title variation
Great pretender
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Freddie Mercury was the face of Queen for 20 years and this lavish book celebrates him as one of the key players in the makeup of the influential British music scene. Freddie Mercury was an iconic singer who was hugely popular throughout his brilliant music career, as the singer of Queen and as a solo artist. The world mourned his untimely death in 1991 but he was incredibly prolific and left behind a rich legacy of recordings, not all of which have been released to date. 2012 is Freddie's twentieth anniversary year and sees a reissue of the ground-breaking album he recorded with Montserrat Caballe, Barcelona. Everyone is talking about the forthcoming movie that stars Sacha Baron Cohen as the great man, and Queen is still one of the most popular bands around!
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Hagan, Sean
Dewey number
782.42166092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420.M389
LC item number
O43 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Greg
  • Symes, Phil
  • Gray, Richard
  • Turner, Mary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mercury, Freddie
  • Mercury, Freddie
  • Mercury, Freddie
  • Queen (Musical group)
  • Rock musicians
  • Rock musicians
Label
Freddie Mercury : the great pretender : a life in pictures, [text, Sean O'Hagan ; captions, Greg Brooks and Phil Symes ; art direction, Richard Gray]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Authorized edition with exclusive interview CD"--Cover
  • Bonus CD: Freddie Mercury radio interview conducted by Mary Turner
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn793580588
Dimensions
33 cm. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Authorized ed.
Extent
142 p.
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781608871780
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1499475
  • (OCoLC)793580588
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Freddie Mercury : the great pretender : a life in pictures, [text, Sean O'Hagan ; captions, Greg Brooks and Phil Symes ; art direction, Richard Gray]
Publication
Note
  • "Authorized edition with exclusive interview CD"--Cover
  • Bonus CD: Freddie Mercury radio interview conducted by Mary Turner
Accompanying material
1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Control code
ocn793580588
Dimensions
33 cm. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Edition
Authorized ed.
Extent
142 p.
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781608871780
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1499475
  • (OCoLC)793580588
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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