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Sense and Sensibility: The Illustrated Edition
Sense and Sensibility: The Illustrated Edition
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4.0 out of 5 stars A great read with intersting illustrations, 19 Feb 2014
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I love Jane Austen's books and re-read her novels fairly frequently. My rating is not so much for the novel as for the illustrations, which are interesting and attractive. However, I couldn't find any way of increasing their size via my Kindle app to see more detail. Loses one star because I had hoped for far more illustrations than are actually there.


Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59, "Fur Elise" (arr. B. Ridenour for brass quintet and percussion)
Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59, "Fur Elise" (arr. B. Ridenour for brass quintet and percussion)
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4.0 out of 5 stars Fun if you are broadminded about your Beethoven!, 19 Feb 2014
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I liked this track because it takes a very well known tune and has fun playing with it. The instrumentation is imaginative and quirky, miles from the original piano version but attractive. I bought it to enlarge my Christmas experience and was not disappointed. Loses one star because I wished it was longer.


Dieter's Theme
Dieter's Theme
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great tune to set the tone for the movie, 19 Feb 2014
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Badelt has a great knack for capturing the mood - and perhaps even setting the mood - for the movies for which he composes. The track conveys calm, a sense of sadness but also hope and quiet triumph to suit the story of the movie. Recommended if you like wistfulness in your music!


Aulos 1747X 511B Recorder Tenor - Black
Aulos 1747X 511B Recorder Tenor - Black
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4.0 out of 5 stars Very good tenor recorder, 19 Feb 2014
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I bought this top of the Aulos range tenor recorder because I wanted to improve on an old plastic one from the 1970s. I also couldn't afford a good wooden one. The instrument has a good sound which blends in well with the other recorders in the ensemble in which I play - some of them are wooden, others plastic (ABS) Aulos and Yamaha. The keys on the foot joint have a nice feel but take a little getting used to - but then, I have only been playing it for about a month. It is indeed a great improvement on the old one, with a stronger tone in the lower register. It is consistently good over the full two octaves. It is comfortable to hold, not too heavy and comes with an adjustable thumb rest for the right hand. I am happy to recommend it to others, only giving it four stars instead of five because of the short time I have had it.


Spero (Kindle Singles)
Spero (Kindle Singles)
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3.0 out of 5 stars Worthwhile read but not altogether about sailing, 11 Feb 2014
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The author writes very well and amusingly, dwelling mostly on her love of cooking, the challenges of catering on a small and Spartan vessel and "making do". She is engagingly frank about the flaws in her own character and that of her partner (later husband). She prefers to write about the places they visit it in their yacht Spero than about the sailing aspects of their long voyage. It's comparatively short which probably means I'll be tempted to read it again to savour the writing.


John Williams: The Tale Of Viktor Navorski (The Terminal/Soundtrack Version)
John Williams: The Tale Of Viktor Navorski (The Terminal/Soundtrack Version)
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5.0 out of 5 stars This music enhances the film, 11 Feb 2014
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John Williams must be one of the most versatile composers ever. Here he has captured the complex dilemma of the film - a stateless man trapped in an airport, like a 21st century Flying Dutchman - in music which reflects the sadness and helplessness of the hero's situation and at the same time the cheerfulness that Viktor exhibits throughout. A great track to give you hope and encourage you to persevere. I keep playing it!


Andrew Lloyd Webber's New Production Of Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
Andrew Lloyd Webber's New Production Of Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat
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3.0 out of 5 stars Some tracks better than others, 11 Feb 2014
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Only three stars because of the performance. The music and lyrics are great and still very entertaining after more than forty years, but somehow the stage performance doesn't transfer satisfactorily to a CD when you only hear but don't see what's going on. The voices sometimes get muddled with the backing and the impact is lost. There may be clearer recordings.


Curver 20 Litre Metal Effect Pedal Deco Bin, Silver
Curver 20 Litre Metal Effect Pedal Deco Bin, Silver
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Attractive bin, flimsy design, 28 Sep 2013
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Bin looks good, with ample capacity. However, the lid opens jerkily and the catch is flimsy plastic, which might break.


Confessions Of A Shopaholic
Confessions Of A Shopaholic
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Loved the movie, and some of the music, 19 Jun 2013
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The music went well with the ditzy nature of the movie. I really bought this for the Macy Gray track.


100 Sheets Matt White Address Labels 63.5 x 38.1 mm, 21 per A4 sheet, 100 x A4 Sheets 2100 labels (L7160, J8160 Avery TM Compatible)
100 Sheets Matt White Address Labels 63.5 x 38.1 mm, 21 per A4 sheet, 100 x A4 Sheets 2100 labels (L7160, J8160 Avery TM Compatible)
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0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars OK in the pack, 19 Jun 2013
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I like to try compatibles, and these ones looked OK. I haven't used them yet, so we'll have to see.


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