Books & Literature

Similar to all other scopes at Bear Family here is another wide range of material in this category. Books and literature fitting to the music. You'll find illustrated books, picture books, coffee-table books, music novels, biographies, chart listings, and of course professional literature with the subjects music and cultural history.

“All the little money that ever came into my hands was ever laid out in books.”
Benjamin Franklin

“Hungry man, reach for the book: it is a weapon.”
Bertolt Brecht

Many music lovers like to know more about their favorite music or artist. Despite Bear Family's great booklets and books, we definitely experience the limitations of space! To cater to your need, our experts choose from the vast amount of biographies and documentaries to give the best books around. We stock what fits our program: books about music, movies, trends and period graphics.

Similar to all other scopes at Bear Family here is another wide range of material in this category. Books and literature fitting to the music. You'll find illustrated books, picture books,... read more »
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Books & Literature

Similar to all other scopes at Bear Family here is another wide range of material in this category. Books and literature fitting to the music. You'll find illustrated books, picture books, coffee-table books, music novels, biographies, chart listings, and of course professional literature with the subjects music and cultural history.

“All the little money that ever came into my hands was ever laid out in books.”
Benjamin Franklin

“Hungry man, reach for the book: it is a weapon.”
Bertolt Brecht

Many music lovers like to know more about their favorite music or artist. Despite Bear Family's great booklets and books, we definitely experience the limitations of space! To cater to your need, our experts choose from the vast amount of biographies and documentaries to give the best books around. We stock what fits our program: books about music, movies, trends and period graphics.

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Golden Boy Elvis - Fachmagazin 1-2021
Elvis Presley: Golden Boy Elvis - Fachmagazin 1-2021 Art-Nr.: MAGGBE20211

This product will be released at 16 April 2021

Golden Boy Elvis is a German language magazine from fans for fans and is looking forward to many new readers among Elvis fans and enthusiasts. Golden Boy Elvis is published as a 60 page, full colour, high quality magazine in DIN A4...
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'Die beste Plattensammlung der Welt' oder warum fast alles gelogen ist
Gonne Stecher: 'Die beste Plattensammlung der Welt' oder warum... Art-Nr.: BOOK946834

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Book in German language (Wiedenverlag Crivitz) German, softcover, 14,5x20 cm, 351 pages; Even though most people enjoy listening to music, there is surprisingly little literature devoted to this subject, apart from non-fiction books and...
$16.50
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Das grossartige Leben des Little Richard - Mark Ribowsky
Little Richard: Das grossartige Leben des Little Richard - Mark... Art-Nr.: BOOK457077

This product will be released at 25 April 2021

Book in German language
$27.31
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Send In The Clowns - Über den amerikanisch-deutschen Entertainer
Bill Ramsey: Send In The Clowns - Über den... Art-Nr.: BOOK874372

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(Seitenweise Verlag) Pit Klein, German, hardback with dust jacket, approx. 18x25 cm, 272 pages with many illustrations; Book in German language Bill Ramsey, that's the one with the "Sugar Doll" and the "Mimi" who never wanted to go to...
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Walk The Line - Dyess Colony, Arkansas - Die Heimat von Johnny Cash
Johnny Cash: Walk The Line - Dyess Colony, Arkansas - Die... Art-Nr.: BOOK101397

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Book in German language (Verlag für Amerikanistik) 64 pages, German, Softcover, approx. 80 illustrations, many of them in colour . Country music opens the door to the American soul. Anyone who doubts this should take a look at the...
$21.37
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Mint Magazin #43, 04/21
Mint - Magazin Für Vinyl Kultur: Mint Magazin #43, 04/21 Art-Nr.: MAGMINT043

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Magazin, German, 21x29.5 cm, 148 pages
$9.38
A Biographical Essay by Colin Escott
Clyde Mcphatter: A Biographical Essay by Colin Escott Art-Nr.: BFB10011

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(Bear Family Records) English, 112 pages/Seiten; 22/15cm; rare pictures/seltene Bilder; Paperback. Superb biography with discography (chronological/numerical/alphabetical) Who was the greatest vocalist in the pre-soul black music? Was it...
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Rock & Roll Magazin # 53
Yeehaaw!: Rock & Roll Magazin # 53 Art-Nr.: MAGYH053

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Magazin for free, DIN A5, 36 pages, German language.
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Das Rock'n'Roll Magazin - Ausgabe 31
The Unleashed: Das Rock'n'Roll Magazin - Ausgabe 31 Art-Nr.: MAGTU031

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Unleashed 53 60 Seiten, deutsch, 21cmx21cm. Unleashed Magazin's! German language! Contains on 60 pages The Excellos The Kabooms The Hellbound Hitmen The Whisperones Lilly LaDouce Restless ...und wie gewohnt jede Menge Rezensionen, News,...
$6.53
Mint Magazin #42, 02/21
Mint - Magazin Für Vinyl Kultur: Mint Magazin #42, 02/21 Art-Nr.: MAGMINT042

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Magazin, German, 21x29.5 cm, 148 pages
$9.38
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CLASSIC BLUES CALENDAR: 2021 Art-Nr.: KAL2021

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(Blues Images) 23 tracks. Blues Images is proud to present the 2021 "Classic Blues Artwork from the 1920's" calendar — a treasure trove of original advertising artwork, rare photographs of Pre-War singers, plus a free 23 track CD...
$27.25
Musikmagazin #249
Rock & Roll Musikmagazin: Musikmagazin #249 Art-Nr.: MAGRR249

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A5, German, 66 pages ​ Rock'n'Roll Nerws Ty Tender - The Voice Neuerscheinungen 'Elvis History' in Bad Nauheim Exoten auf 45 - Jerry Lee Lewis Dion DiMucci Story Leroy Martin Buchbesprechnungen Johnny Restivo Queens Of The Fifties P.J....
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Celson Music - Complete Italian Discography 1948-1963
Maurizio Maiotti: Celson Music - Complete Italian Discography... Art-Nr.: Book457308

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(Jamboree) Paperback/Broschur, 21x28 cm, english/italian, 96 pages, complete illustrated in color and b&w.
$23.75
Ricordi - Complete Italian Discography 1958-1980
Maurizio Maiotti: Ricordi - Complete Italian Discography 1958-1980 Art-Nr.: Book919787

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(Jamboree) Paperback/Broschur, 21x28 cm, english/italian, 144 pages, complete illustrated in color and b&w.
$41.56
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360 Sound - The Columbia Records Story
Sean Wilentz: 360 Sound - The Columbia Records Story Art-Nr.: BOOK107561

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(Chronicle Books) Hardcover, English, 336 Pages (throughout illustrated) For 125 years, Columbia Records has been one of the most vibrant and storied names in pre-recorded sound, nurturing the careers of jazz, blues, rock and pop legends...
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50 Years: The Story of Woodstock Live: Relive the Magic, Artist by Artist
Julien Bitoun: 50 Years: The Story of Woodstock Live: Relive... Art-Nr.: BOOK400749

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(Cassell Illustrated) Hardcover, English, 240 Pages (throughout illustrated) Foreword by Woodstock co-founder, Michael Lang: 3 days. 33 concerts. 2 deaths. 2 births. 500,000 people. And another 250,000 stuck in traffic trying to get in....
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Jimi Hendrix - Eine Retrospektive der Jahre 1967-1970 von Günter Zint
Günter Zint: Jimi Hendrix - Eine Retrospektive der Jahre... Art-Nr.: Book181407

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Book in German language St. Pauli the Star Club and the Time of the Great Awakening The Cuban Missile Crisis, the SPIEGEL affair, the great storm tide in northern Germany - the year in which I came to Hamburg was to go down in the...
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Mint Magazin #41, 01/21
Mint - Magazin Für Vinyl Kultur: Mint Magazin #41, 01/21 Art-Nr.: MAGMINT041

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Magazin, German, 21x29.5 cm, 164 pages
$8.19
Das Rock'n'Roll Magazin - Ausgabe 30
The Unleashed: Das Rock'n'Roll Magazin - Ausgabe 30 Art-Nr.: MAGTU030

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Unleashed 53 60 Seiten, deutsch, 21cmx21cm. Unleashed Magazin's! German language! Contains on 60 pages The Hurricanes The Desperados Blue Moon Of Kentucky Stephan Griebel Betty Sue & The Hot Dots in der Krone Darmstadt Curt Davis Pullman...
$6.53
Legenden des Rock'n'Roll - Fotografische Erinnerungen von Heinz-Günther Hartig
Heinz Günter Hartig: Legenden des Rock'n'Roll - Fotografische... Art-Nr.: BOOK570916

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Book is in german language Photographic memories of Heinz-Gunther Hartig Extensive illustrated book in colour. More than 900 photographs and illustrations, 296 pages, format DIN A 4 During his work for the Rock'n'Roll Musikmagazin"...
$50.46
Rockabilly Record Guide
Rockabilly Record Guide: Rockabilly Record Guide Art-Nr.: BOOK71569

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(Zimmermann/Wolf/Zimmermann) Softcover, 21x30 cm, 274 pages, 1200 label illustrations in colour, prices in US$.
$89.05
Rock & Roll Magazin # 52
Yeehaaw!: Rock & Roll Magazin # 52 Art-Nr.: MAGYH052

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Magazin for free, DIN A5, 36 pages, German language.
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Technicolor In Black & White (Book, CD, 10inch, Ltd.)
Elvis Presley: Technicolor In Black & White (Book, CD, 10inch,... Art-Nr.: 0016541

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(My Happiness Fan Club) Hardcover , 300 Pages, French/English, 27x27x2 cm, plus 10inch Vinyl (8 tracks ) and CD (29 tracks) Limited Edition. The Ultimate book about Elvis Cinematographic career from Love Me Tender in 1957 to This is...
$70.71
44 Days On The Blues Highway - Photographs By Erik Lindahl
Erik Lindahl & Tommy Löfgren: 44 Days On The Blues Highway - Photographs By... Art-Nr.: Book55132

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English, Hardcover, 140 pages Photographs by Erik Lindahl. Text by Tommy Löfgren.Foreword by Mark Naftalin. November 1980 four bluesfans from Sweden set out for a journey that turned out to be an adventure if something. The first stop...
$59.31
Mint Magazin #40, 11/20
Mint - Magazin Für Vinyl Kultur: Mint Magazin #40, 11/20 Art-Nr.: MAGMINT040

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Magazin, German, 21x29.5 cm, 164 pages
$8.19
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