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The lyrics : 1956 to the present / Paul McCartney ; edited with an Introduction by Paul Muldoon.

McCartney, Paul,(author.).
Muldoon, Paul,(editor.).

Available copies

  • 14 of 27 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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5 current holds with 27 total copies.

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Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 782.42166 MCCARTNEY V2 (Text) Volume 2, L-Z 34304001013076 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville Q 782.42166 McC v.1 (Text) 32604070212302 DCTPLD AD New Non-Fiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville Q 782.42166 McC v.2 (Text) 32604070212303 DCTPLD AD New Non-Fiction Available -
Greentown PL - Greentown 782.42166 MCCARTNEY VOL. 1 A-K (Text) Volume 1, A-K 75342000092055 Adult Non-Fiction Reshelving -
Greentown PL - Greentown 782.42166 MCCARTNEY VOL. 2 L-Z (Text) Volume 2, L-Z 75342000092056 Adult Non-Fiction Reshelving -
Ligonier PL - Ligonier 782.42 M Vol 1 (Text) Volume 1, A-K 73571200214759 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Ligonier PL - Ligonier 782.42 M Vol 2 (Text) Volume 2, L-Z 73571200214767 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 782.4216 MCC v.1 (Text) Volume 1, A-K 78551000701935 Non-Fiction Reshelving -
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library BIO MCCARTNEY Paul 1 (Text) 38650833546847 Biography Available -
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library BIO MCCARTNEY Paul 2 (Text) 38650833546839 Biography Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781631492563
  • ISBN: 163149256X
  • Physical Description: 2 volumes (xxxi, 874 pages) : illustrations (some color) ; 27 x 21 cm, in slipcase 28 x 21 x 8 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Liveright Publishing Corporation, [2021]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Volume 1. A-K -- Volume 2. L-Z.
Summary, etc.:
"A work of unparalleled candor and splendorous beauty, The Lyrics celebrates the creative life and the musical genius of Paul McCartney through 154 of his most meaningful songs. From his early Liverpool days, through the historic decade of The Beatles, to Wings and his long solo career, The Lyrics pairs the definitive texts of 154 Paul McCartney songs with first-person commentaries on his life and music. Spanning two alphabetically arranged volumes, these commentaries reveal how the songs came to be and the people who inspired them: his devoted parents, Mary and Jim; his songwriting partner, John Lennon; his "Golden Earth Girl," Linda Eastman; his wife, Nancy McCartney; and even Queen Elizabeth, among many others. Here are the origins of "Let It Be," "Lovely Rita," "Yesterday," and "Mull of Kintyre," as well as McCartney's literary influences, including Shakespeare, Lewis Carroll, and Alan Durband, his high-school English teacher. With images from McCartney's personal archives--handwritten texts, paintings, and photographs, hundreds previously unseen--The Lyrics, spanning sixty-four years, becomes the definitive literary and visual record of one of the greatest songwriters of all time"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Songs > Texts.
Rock music > Texts.
Genre: Popular music lyrics.
Rock lyrics.

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