A Hard Day's Write, Revised Edition: The Stories Behind Every Beatles' Song

4.19 avg rating
( 2,076 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780062736987: A Hard Day's Write, Revised Edition: The Stories Behind Every Beatles' Song

"Lovely Rita, Meter Maid" and "Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds" are as much part of popular mythology as "Little Dorrit" or "Macbeth". Strawberry fields, fool-topped hills and long and winding roads are all part of a collective subconscious stretching from New York to New Delhi. This book tells the story behind every one of The Beatles' songs. Who was Eleanor Rigby, and was Polythene Pam a figment of John Lennon's imagination or a real flesh-and-blood person? What stories and emotions influenced them and how do they reflect the development of The Beatles' distinctive musical style?

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

This work reveals the stories behind the lyrics of the Beatles, beginning with their 1963 album "Please Please Me" and ending with their final recording collaboration "Abbey Road".

Review:

One of the most readable and illuminating books ever written about The Beatles --The Music Paper

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Steve Turner
Published by Collins (1999)
ISBN 10: 0062736981 ISBN 13: 9780062736987
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Collins, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0062736981

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
33.36
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Steve Turner
Published by Collins (1999)
ISBN 10: 0062736981 ISBN 13: 9780062736987
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Collins, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Revised. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0062736981

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
31.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.20
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Turner, Steve
Published by Collins (1999)
ISBN 10: 0062736981 ISBN 13: 9780062736987
New Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Collins, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110062736981

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
33.50
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.40
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Steve Turner
ISBN 10: 0062736981 ISBN 13: 9780062736987
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Castle Rock
(Pittsford, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800627369871.0

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
98.22
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.20
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds