The Beatles: It Was 50 Years Ago Today

The Beatles: It Was 50 Years Ago Today

by Terry Burrows
     
 
We love them, do! It was 50 years ago today that the Fab Four had their first chart-topping hit with “Please, Please Me.” Beatlemania had begun—and this treasure-packed set celebrates the occasion with 30 fantastic pieces of memorabilia. In addition to five previously unseen photos and a half-hour DVD of thrilling archival footage, the facsimiles

Overview

We love them, do! It was 50 years ago today that the Fab Four had their first chart-topping hit with “Please, Please Me.” Beatlemania had begun—and this treasure-packed set celebrates the occasion with 30 fantastic pieces of memorabilia. In addition to five previously unseen photos and a half-hour DVD of thrilling archival footage, the facsimiles include an extremely rare handbill for a show at the legendary Cavern; a sought-after poster of the band's appearance at the Tower Ballroom; a ticket to the world premiere of Help!; and a Magical Mystery Tour party invite. No true fan will want to be without this! 
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781780971100
Publisher:
Carlton Books
Publication date:
02/05/2013
Edition description:
Boxed Set with Book & DVD
Pages:
132
Sales rank:
1,256,713
Product dimensions:
11.00(w) x 12.50(h) x 1.80(d)

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Meet the Author

Terry Burrows is a musician of experimental pop music responsible for roughly 30 commercial releases under such guises as Yukio Yung and the Chrysanthemums. His is also a prolific author and contributor to books and CD-ROMs. His previous publications include the KISS Guide to Playing the Guitar (DK Books), which sold over 100,000 copies, The Beatles: The Complete Illustrated Story (Carlton), and a Courtney Love biography, to name a few.

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