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    DescriptionWhen his first album made him an unlikely star in the late 1960s, Leonard Cohen was hailed as the new poet of song. His melodies were hauntingly melodic but his lyrics were like no one else's - poignant, romantic, mystical and darkly comic. Already a poet and a novelist, Cohen had found another calling in song..."The Songs of Leonard Cohen", "Songs from a Room" and "Songs of Love and Hate" were the titles of his first three albums. Eight more would follow over the next 40 years. In this collector's edition, can be found the lyrics to over 100 of those classic songs, many of them now recorded by new generations of singers that include U2, Nick Cave, Rufus Wainwright and Teddy Thompson. This unique collection demonstrates why.


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    Title
    The Lyrics of Leonard Cohen
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Leonard Cohen
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 176
    Width: 170 mm
    Height: 248 mm
    Thickness: 11 mm
    Weight: 350 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781847728029
    ISBN 10: 1847728022
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.7
    BIC E4L: MUS
    BIC subject category V2: AVH
    BISAC V2.8: MUS035000
    BIC subject category V2: AVGP, AVQ
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25970
    BIC subject category V2: AVGH
    BISAC V2.8: MUS050000, MUS029000
    DC22: 782.421640268
    BISAC V2.8: MUS017000, MUS037070
    Publisher
    OMNIBUS PRESS
    Imprint name
    OMNIBUS PRESS
    Publication date
    08 June 2009
    Publication City/Country
    London