Shows how pop music reflects the culture of the 20th century. It claims that the most culturally significant type in British culture is the alienated suburban dandy, nowadays the kid who feels odd, hates his comfortable, dull surroundings and yearns for the bright lights of the big cities.
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Book Description Harpercollins Uk, 1997. Book Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP58580896
Book Description Harpercollins Uk, 1997. Book Condition: Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP17243607
Book Description HarperCollins, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. A slight tan to the page edges. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0007310547
Book Description HarperCollins, LONDON, 1997. hardback,black cloth boards in vg condition,vg unclipped d/w,246 very lightly browned pages. Bookseller Inventory # 013476
Book Description Harpercollins, London, 1997. Hard Board. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Reprint. Used hardback in very good condition, only a little fading to spine of dust jacket. In this brilliant, unprecedented book, Bracewell, as deft, lizard-quick and unsentimental a cultural critic as England has, follows her century long relay races with her identity, showing us when the baton passes from literature to music to film to painting to poetry to pop and back again. 245 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 2001906
Book Description HarperCollins., 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Hardback 246 pages, ex-library book with rubber-stamp marks, very good condition, tight binding, clean pages. Bookseller Inventory # 419
Book Description Harper Collins, London, 1997. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Previous owner's name on front free end paper. Binding tight and contents clean. Slight bruising to top and tail of spine. Nice bright dustjacket which has not been price clipped. Bookseller Inventory # 327150
Book Description HarperCollins, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very good. First edition.. VGC plus.HarperCollins,1997.First UK edition-first printing(9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1).Black hardback(gilt lettering to the spine,small nicks on the edges of the cover and spine) with Dj(small nicks and crease on the edges of the Dj cover), both in VGC plus.Nice and clean pages with small pencil marks impressions on the edges of the half-title page and back endpaper, previous owner's name written on the edges of the front endpaper.247pp including index.Price un-clipped.A collectable first edition. Bookseller Inventory # 9388