The Buffyverse Catalog

A Complete Guide to Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Angel in Print, Film, Television, Comics, Games and Other Media, 1992–2010

Author: Don Macnaughtan

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 0786487879

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 326

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This bibliographic guide covers the “Buffyverse”—the fictional worlds of the acclaimed television series Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997–2003) and its spinoff Angel (1999–2004), as well as the original Buffy feature film of 1992. It is the largest and most inclusive work of its kind. The author organizes and describes both the original texts of the Buffyverse (episodes, DVDs, novels, comic books, games, and more) and the secondary materials created about the shows, including books, essays, articles, documentaries, dissertations, fan production and websites. This vast and diverse collection of information about these two seminal shows and their feature-film forebear provides an accessible, authoritative and comprehensive survey of the subject.

The Whedonverse Catalog

A Complete Guide to Works in All Media

Author: Don Macnaughtan

Publisher: McFarland

ISBN: 1476670595

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 281

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"The author describes all of Whedon's work, covering both the original texts of the Whedonverse, along with secondary materials focusing on Whedon's projects, including 2000 books, essays, articles, documentaries and dissertations"--

The Lure of the Vampire

Gender, Fiction and Fandom from Bram Stoker to Buffy

Author: Milly Williamson

Publisher: Wallflower Press

ISBN: 9781904764403

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 213

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This title explores the enduring myth of Dracula and vampires and just why it has remained so popular for so long.

Annual Reports on NMR Spectroscopy

Author: Graham A. Webb

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 9780080885087

Category: Science

Page: 434

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Nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) is an analytical tool used by chemists and physicists to study the structure and dynamics of molecules. In recent years, no other technique has gained such significance as NMR spectroscopy. It is used in all branches of science where precise structural determination is required and where the nature of interactions and reactions in solution is being studied. Annual Reports on NMR Spectroscopy has established itself as a premier means for the specialist and non-specialist alike to become familiar with new techniques and applications of NMR spectroscopy. * Provides updates on the latest developments in NMR spectroscopy * Includes comprehensive review articles * Highlights the increasing importance of NMR spectroscopy as a technique for structural determination

Used Cars & Trucks Buyer's Guide 2005 Annual

Author: The Editors at Edmunds.com

Publisher: Edmunds Publications

ISBN: 9780877596875

Category: Reference

Page: 624

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For more than 39 years, millions of consumers have turned to Edmunds' buyer's guides for their shopping needs. This format makes it easy for consumers to get the advice and information they need to make a wise purchase on their next used vehicle. Readers benefit from features such as: - Recommendations for the Best Bets in the used car market - Detailed histories on popular models - Certified Used Vehicle Information - Hundreds of photographs - Glossary of Used Car Buying Terms In addition to these features, vehicle shoppers can benefit from the best they've come to expect from the Edmunds name: - True Market Value pricing for trade-in, private party and dealer retail - Highlighted yearly model changes - In-depth advice on buying and selling a used car

The ACME novelty library

Author: Chris Ware

Publisher: Pantheon Books

ISBN: N.A

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 108

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The creator of Jimmy Corrigan presents a collection of both new and previously published material featuring such colorful characters as Jimmy Corrigan, Rocket Sam, Quimby the mouse, the Super-man, Sparky the cat, Big Tex, and Rusty Brown, a young suburban Chicago outcast and toy collector. Teen.

Annual Reports on NMR Spectroscopy

Author: N.A

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 0128161167

Category: Science

Page: 260

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Annual Reports on NMR Spectroscopy, Volume 94, provides a thorough accounting of progress in nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectroscopy and its applications in all branches of science in which precise structural determination is required, and in which the nature of interactions and reactions in solution is being studied. Updates in this new release include sections on 31PNMR Studies of Lateral Diffusion, Progress in the Accurate Determination of 1H-1H Distances by NMR Procedures, Recent Solid State NMR Studies of Hydrated Lipid Membranes, and Recent Advances in 17O NMR Studies. This book has established itself as a premier means for both specialists and non-specialists who are looking to become familiar with new techniques and applications pertaining to NMR spectroscopy. Serves as the premier resource for learning the new techniques and applications of NMR spectroscopy Provides a key reference for chemists and physicists using NMR spectroscopy to study the structure and dynamics of molecules Covers all aspects of molecular science, including MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)

Comics Values Annual 2007

Author: Alex Malloy

Publisher: Krause Publications

ISBN: 9780896894631

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 864

View: 2017

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Includes categorical listings of collectible comic books, arranged by type of comic, with issue titles, current prices, dates, and cross-references

The contemporary television series

Author: Michael Hammond,Lucy Mazdon

Publisher: Edinburgh Univ Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 260

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An engaging and provocative study of the contemporary prime-time 'quality' serial television format, this book gives a timely account of prominent programmes such as 24, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, ER, The Sopranos and The West Wing and explores their influential position within the television industry. Divided into the areas of history, aesthetics and reception, the text provides an illuminating overview of an increasingly hybrid television studies discipline. Chapters consider the formal and aesthetic elements in the contemporary television serial through approaches ranging from those concerned with issues of gender and sexuality, national identity, and reception to industry history and textual analysis. The book also includes British examples of 'quality' serial television emphasizing not only their cultural specificity but also the transnational context in which these programmes operate. Features *Section introductions provide student-friendly explanations of the various approaches and methodologies employed in the book *Chapters are written by an international team of experts in the field of television studies *Ideal for use as a textbook on courses in contemporary television taught at undergraduate level

The Guild

Author: Felicia Day

Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

ISBN: 162115162X

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 112

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Chronicling the hilarious on--and offline--lives of a group of Internet role-playing gamers, the Knights of Good, The Guild has become a cult hit, and is the winner of numerous awards from SXSW, YouTube, Yahoo, and the Streamys. Now, Day brings the wit and heart of the show to this graphic-novel prequel. In this origin tale of the Knights of Good, we learn about Cyd's life before joining the guild, how she became Codex, her awful breakup with boyfriend Trevor, and how she began to meet the other players who would eventually become her teammates. * This story line fills in details never before revealed on the web show, making it an essential new chapter for existing fans as well as a perfect jumping-on point for new fans! * See the web series at watchtheguild.com. * Collects the three-issue series and features a sketchbook section and pinups! Written by Felicia Day! Internet phenomenon The Guild comes to comics!

Star Wars Annual 2018

Author: Lucasfilm Ltd Staff

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781405286800

Category:

Page: 72

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Explore a galaxy far, far away in the thrilling Star Wars Annual 2018! Visit strange worlds, discover alien creatures, and meet new heroes and villains along the way. Join Jyn Erso and her Rogue One team on a quest to steal the Death Star plans, and celebrate the 40th Anniversary of A New Hope with a special section. Packed with all-new activities, posters, quizzes and trivia from the Star Wars universe, the Star Wars Annual is the perfect gift for fans of all ages.

Sunnydale High Yearbook

Author: Christopher Golden,Nancy Holder

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 067103541X

Category: Fiction

Page: 89

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Welcome to the Class of 1999... Packed with all sorts of inside references to the show and little-known secrets of the set, this is a chance for fans to peek at one of Buffy's most sacred possessions: her personal high school yearbook. Marking the gang's senior year and enlivened with notes, funny sketches, in-jokes and song lyrics added by Willow, Xander, Oz and Cordelia, this official, one-of-a-kind collector's item includes: * Contributions from all the main characters * An 'In Memoriam' section for missing students and teachers * An excerpt from Giles' own story * Photos of everyone from Principal Flutie and favourite teachers to unforgettable classmates and clubs * Plus coffin-loads of exclusive information to provide a permanent board-backed record of an event-filled year for the students of Sunnydale High.

Speaking of Monsters

A Teratological Anthology

Author: Caroline Joan S. Picart,John Edgar Browning

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1137101490

Category: Social Science

Page: 326

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Employing a range of approaches to examine how "monster-talk" pervades not only popular culture but also public policy through film and other media, this book is a "one-stop shop" of sorts for students and instructors employing various approaches and media in the study of "teratologies," or discourses of the monstrous.

Racehorses in Australia

Author: Kenneth Austin,William John Stewart Mckay,Martin Stainforth

Publisher: Sagwan Press

ISBN: 9781377054995

Category: History

Page: 216

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Filmmakers' choices

Author: John Gibbs,Douglas Pye,Ian Garwood,Deborah Thomas

Publisher: Wallflower Pr

ISBN: N.A

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 244

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"Close Up" is an innovative and accessible new annual series devoted to the close analysis of film and television. Each volume will contain three extended individual studies linked by a concern to explore in detail the decisions that go into the making of films or television programmes. Filmmakers' Choices, John Gibbs Designed for the launch of the series, Filmmakers' Choices explores different areas of decision-making within film production, focusing on each in the analysis of a film. The discussion of Talk to Her (2002) examines the detailed construction of point of view; the account of Lured (1947) is simultaneously a reflection on narrative construction and a look at the creative possibilities of coincidence. Other films under investigation include The Reckless Moment (1949) and Unforgiven (1992). The Pop Song in Film, Ian Garwood Ian Garwood offers a series of detailed interpretations of moments in films where the pop song adopts a decisive storytelling role. The study focuses on both on-screen musical performances and the use of the song as a kind of musical voiceover. It features close commentary on examples ranging from the Frank Sinatra star-vehicle musical Young at Heart (1954) to the opening of Quentin Tarantino's Jackie Brown (1997). Reading Buffy, Deborah Thomas Reading Buffy looks at Joss Whedon's acclaimed television series, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, through a close-reading approach more usually applied to films. The series is seen not just to create a richly detailed and satisfying fictional world, but to be an abundant source of complex meanings. Several aspects of Buffy are examined: its visual intelligence, the playful sophistication of its narrative strategies and the interest the series takes in its relationship with its many fans.

The Suicide King

Author: Robert Joseph Levy

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 0689869576

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 149

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As a series of student suicides jolts Sunnydale High, Buffy Summers and her gang begin to suspect that there is something supernatural behind the deaths and race against time to uncover the truth and to defeat an ancient evil known as the Suicide King before one of their own falls prey, in the first volume in an all-new series of interactive adventures. Original. (Tie-in to the syndicated television series, created by Joss Whedon, starring Sarah Michelle Gellar, Alyson Hannigan, Nicholas Brendon, & others) (Horror)

Pretty Monsters

Author: Kelly Link

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781101215425

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 416

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The crossover literary sensation...now in paperback! Through the lens of Kelly Link's vivid imagination, nothing is what it seems, and everything deserves a second look. From the multiple award- winning "The Faery Handbag," in which a teenager's grandmother carries an entire village (or is it a man-eating dog?) in her handbag, to the near-future of "The Surfer," whose narrator (a soccer-playing skeptic) waits with a planeload of refugees for the aliens to arrive, these ten stories are funny and full of unexpected insights and skewed perspectives on the world. Kelly Link's fans range from Michael Chabon to Peter Buck of R.E.M. to Holly Black of Spiderwick Chronicles fame. Now teens can have their world rocked too!

I Want My MTV

The Uncensored Story of the Music Video Revolution

Author: Rob Tannenbaum,Craig Marks

Publisher: Plume Books

ISBN: 0452298563

Category: Music

Page: 542

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Presents the first decade of the MTV network, developing from a radical programming concept to a defining network for a generation and a force in the worlds of music, television, sports, fashion, and politics.

Reading the Vampire Slayer

The Complete, Unofficial Guide to 'Buffy' and 'Angel'

Author: Roz Kaveney

Publisher: Tauris Parke Paperbacks

ISBN: 9781860649844

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 322

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Essays and analysis of the television programs Buffy the vampire slayer and Angel. Includes an episode guide to all seven seasons of Buffy and to the first four seasons of Angel, as well a critical overview of those seasons' principal themes and structures.