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The Lennon companion : twenty-five years of comment

Author: Elizabeth Thomson; David Gutman
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Macmillan, 1996.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lennon companion.
New York : Simon & Schuster Macmillan, 1996
(OCoLC)671558193
Named Person: John Lennon; John Lennon
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Thomson; David Gutman
ISBN: 0028725956 9780028725956
OCLC Number: 36032079
Description: xxiii, 273 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Only a northern song : Long gone John: Lennon and the revelations / Lloyd Rose ; The arty Teddy boy / Mike Evans ; Isolation: Sutcliffe, Epstein, Lennon and loss / Pauline Sutcliffe --
2. Ticket to ride : What songs the Beatles sang (from The Times) ; Stokowski talks of something called Beatles / Richard F. Shepard ; Beatle with a future / Gloria Steinem ; The menace of Beatlism / Paul Johnson ; Lennon's literary lunch / Ben Perrick ; A highbrow under all that hair? / Tom Wolfe ; Lennon's near-literacy (Parliamentary debate) ; A Hard Day's Night / Andrew Sarris ; The MBE controversy (from The Times) ; The diaries / Noël Coward ; Help! / Kenneth Tynan ; In the echo chamber / John Wain --
3. Getting better : Rubber Soul and the social dance tradition / Terence J. O'Grady ; How does a Beatle live? John Lennon lives like this / Maureen Cleave ; John's gospel / David Frost ; Beatles strike serious note in press talk / Robert E. Dallos ; Revolver / Peter Clayton ; Penny Lane for a song (from The Times) ; Up against it / John Lahr ; The Beatles revive hopes of progress in pop music / William Mann --
4. Mind games : Comments on rock / Luciano Berio ; The music of The Beatles / Ned Rorem ; The Lennon-McCartney songs / Deryck Cooke ; On the music of The Beatles / Joshua Rifkin ; The English army had just won the war / Neil Sinyard ; The Beatles' home movie / Charles Marowitz ; Metamorphosis of The Beatles / Pauline Kael. 5. I'm stepping out : Meeting Yoko Ono / John Jones ; John Lennon's schooldays / Michael Wood ; Beatles / Adrian Mitchell ; The new Beatles album / William Mann ; A fairy tale about a present-day Cinderella / A. Martynova ; Those inventive Beatles / William Mann ; The diaries of a cabinet minister / Richard Crossman ; The isle is full of noises / Bernard Levin ; Strong as ever / William Mann --
6. Carry that weight : Power to the people / Robin Blackburn & Tariq Ali ; Imagine / Wilfrid Mellers ; Infantilism / Wilfrid Mellers ; John Lennon versus the FBI / Jon Wiener ; John Lennon, Bob Geldof and why pop songs don't change the world / Paul Hodson --
7. Tomorrow never knows : Together again: walls and bridges / Ben Gerson ; Beyond Strawberry Fields: Lennon's later style / Eric Tamm ; Five shots end the life of the famous singer and composer / A. Lopukhin & V. Pakhomov ; On John Lennon's death / M. Beglov ; Lennon, from Beatle to househusband / Martin Amis ; John Lennon / George Melly ; Symbolic comrades / Robert Christgau ; Lennon's epitaph / Elizabeth Thomson --
8. Remember : For $325, a chance to assess the legacy of the Beatles / John Rockwell ; Say, John ... / Peter Schickele ; John and Yoko / John Tavener ; Night music / Lukas Foss ; Murder on 72nd Street / Melor Sturua ; Fighting the fab / Philip Larkin ; New York City Blues (for John Lennon) / Adrian Henri.
Responsibility: edited by Elizabeth Thomson and David Gutman.

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