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Last Frontiers' Guide to Latin America
Last Frontiers' Guide to Latin America
by Last Frontiers' staff
Edition: Hardcover

5.0 out of 5 stars Last Frontiers Guide, 1 Aug 2013
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Wonderfuly produced, fabulous photos and full of great ideas for your next holiday. The full panoply of Latin America is captured in Last Frontiers guide. 100% recommended!


30 Rock: Season 7 [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
30 Rock: Season 7 [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
Dvd ~ Alec Baldwin
Offered by passionFlix UK
Price: £13.97

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars 30 Rock, 1 Aug 2013
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30 Rock is fantastic. I've recently watched all 7 series and it is funny, smart, wry, self-deprecating, gently political, and immensely likeable. Brilliantly written and really well acted throughout.


Wind Concertos; Serenade K361 (Barenboim, Eco, Orchestre De Paris)
Wind Concertos; Serenade K361 (Barenboim, Eco, Orchestre De Paris)
Price: £21.88

5.0 out of 5 stars Mozart, 25 April 2013
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Really great performances and the glorious music shines through. There is a golden sound and it is stately in tone.I thoroughly recommend this 2 CD set.


The Romantic Piano Concerto, Vol. 34  Pierné
The Romantic Piano Concerto, Vol. 34 Pierné
Price: £14.46

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful, 21 Feb 2013
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This is a fabulous series of neglected piano concertos, with releases now stretching back many years, and so many are delightful. The Pierne is particularl fun - melodic and romantic. A musical gem.


Adele: Skyfall - James Bond Theme
Adele: Skyfall - James Bond Theme
by Adele
Edition: Sheet music
Price: £3.99

0 of 1 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Great!, 21 Feb 2013
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Reasonable for a very modest piano player like me to play! A good transcription and just as described. I recomend it.


Liszt/ Grieg: Piano Concerto No.1 & 2/ Piano Concerto A Minor
Liszt/ Grieg: Piano Concerto No.1 & 2/ Piano Concerto A Minor
Price: £13.25

8 of 13 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Good news!, 23 Jan 2012
Wonderful recordings (as recommended by Radio 3, usually pretty infallible!) and excellent value with the coupling of Liszt and Grieg together. Thoroughly recommended.


Cautionary Verses (Red Fox Poetry Books)
Cautionary Verses (Red Fox Poetry Books)
by Hilaire Belloc
Edition: Paperback
Price: £5.24

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful stuff!, 18 Jun 2010
I had forgotten this fabulous book, read to me and by me as a child, until a colleague reminded me of Strewelpeter, and it set me thinking of Cautionary Verses, and I ordered it from Amazon. I've since dipped in to it, read it to my chidren and been reminded how much fun - and good advice - there is inside! Gloroius illustrations too. Highly recommended.


Karen Brown's Italy B and B: Bed and Breakfasts and Itineraries (Karen Brown's Italy: Itineraries & Bed & Breakfasts) (Karen Brown's Italy Bed & Breakfast: Exceptional Places to Stay & Itineraries)
Karen Brown's Italy B and B: Bed and Breakfasts and Itineraries (Karen Brown's Italy: Itineraries & Bed & Breakfasts) (Karen Brown's Italy Bed & Breakfast: Exceptional Places to Stay & Itineraries)
by Nicole Franchini
Edition: Paperback

5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderful places to stay..., 5 May 2010
Karen Brown's collections of places to stay are fabulous. I've used her guides in the US, Portugal, France and Italy, and every time I have found an unusual, individual but thoroughly charming place to stay, that has made a holiday wonderful. If you like welcoming, homely, beautiful off the beaten track places to stay then go no further than Karen Brown's guides!


Abide with Me - 50 Favourite Hymns
Abide with Me - 50 Favourite Hymns
Price: £7.99

13 of 14 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Favourite hymns indeed!, 5 May 2010
This is a lovely collection, great value, well recorded and addictive - whenever I get to the end of the CD, I instinctively go back to the beginning. I thoroughly recomend it as a mellow and uplifting selection of traditional hymns, simply arranged and beautifully sung


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