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mammoth book of Bob Dylan MAMMOTH BOOK OF BOB DYLAN (THE) -THE FULLEST EVER ANTHOLOGY OF WRITING ABOUT ROCK'S GREATEST POET, by Sean Egan, Constable & Robinson 2011, London, UK, 518 pages, softcover.

 bob dylan the greatest anthology of writings about rock's greatest poet same, -THE GREATEST ANTHOLOGY OF WRITING ABOUT ROCK'S GREATEST POET, Running Press 2011, USA, 518 pages, softcover. Note the different subtitles on the US and UK edition 

 bob dylan the fullest ever anthology of writings about rock's greatest poet 2017 same, -THE FULLEST EVER ANTHOLOGY OF WRITING ABOUT ROCK'S GREATEST POET, Constable & Robinson reprint 2017, London, UK, 518 pages, softcover. Has “Bob Dylan, Winner of 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature” printed on the front cover. ISBN 978-1-84901-466-3.

man gave names to all the animals scott menchin Bob Dylan book MAN GAVE NAMES TO ALL THE ANIMALS, words by Bob Dylan, illustrated by Scott Menchin, Harcourt Brace Abd Company 1999, 32 pages

man gave names to all the animals jim arnosky 2010 Bob Dylan book MAN GAVE NAMES TO ALL THE ANIMALS, by Bob Dylan, illustrations Jim Arnosky, Sterling, NYC 2010, 32 pages, hardcover with dustjacket, includes a CD with the original recording

man gave names to all the animals jim arnosky 2012 Bob Dylan book same, 2012.

same, 2015, no CD included.

the man in him Bob Dylan book MAN IN HIM (THE) (BOB DYLAN), by Ken Brooks, Agenda Ltd 1999, UK, 246 pages.

man in the long black coat Bob Dylan book MAN IN THE LONG BLACK COAT (BOB DYLAN), by Ben Cruickshank, Agenda 1995, 94 pages.

the man the music the message Bob Dylan book MAN, THE MUSIC, THE MESSAGE (THE) (BOB DYLAN), by Don Williams, Fleming H. Rewell Company 1985, 160 pages

mansion on the hill Bob Dylan book *MANSION ON THE HILL (THE) -DYLAN, YOUNG, SPRINGSTEEN, AND THE HEAD-ON COLLISION OF ROCK AND COMMERCE, by Fred Goodman, Times books 1997, hardcover, 431 pages. ISBN 0-8129-2113-5.

mansion on the hill Bob Dylan book softcover same, Jonathan Cape 1997, London, softcover, 431 pages. ISBN 0-224-05062-1

many loves of Bobby Dylan book MANY LOVES OF BOBBY DYLAN (THE), by A.J. Weberman, Createspace Independent Publishing Platform 2017, paperback, 181 pages. ISBN 9781545402740

masters of the tracks Bob Dylan book MASTERS OF THE TRACKS -THE BOB DYLAN REFERENCE BOOK OF RECORDING, by Michael Krogsgaard, Scandinavian Society For Rock-Research 1988, 800 pages. This is the 1st updated version of  TWENTY YEARS OF RECORDINGS -THE BOB DYLAN REFERENCE BOOK.

meaning of an orange Bob Dylan book MEANING OF AN ORANGE (THE) -POCKET TARANTULA, by Robin Witting, Exploding Rooster Books 1996, Scunthorpe, 60 pages

may your song always be sung Bob Dylan book MAY YOUR SONG ALWAYS BE SUNG -(AN INTRODUCTION TO BOB DYLAN’S POETRY), by Joel-Isaiah McIntyre, 2017, 178 pages. ISBN 978-1-387-16728-9

message of love wight festival Bob Dylan book *MESSAGE TO LOVE -THE ISLE OF WIGHT FESTIVAL 1968-1969-1970, by Brian Hinton, Castle Communications 1995, paperback, 191 pages

million dollar bash griffin Bob Dylan book MILLION DOLLAR BASH -BOB DYLAN, THE BAND AND THE BASEMENT TAPES, by Sid Griffin, Backbeat Books, UK, 2007.

million dollar bash griffin revised and updated Bob Dylan book same, "Revised and updated edition, includes in-depth coverage of more than 40 newly discovered recordings, plus the new Lost On The River album", Jawbone Press November 2014, 326 pages.

million faces at my feet 1986 tour Bob Dylan book MILLION FACES AT MY FEET (A) -1986 TRUE CONFESSIONS TOUR, Famous Etiquette Book, 40 pages. A 9x12 cm photo is pasted on the cover.

million miles 1998 Bob Dylan book MILLION MILES -BOB DYLAN ON THE ROAD 1998.  Not Fade Away Productions, 1998, 60 pages, softcover.

milton glazer graphic design Bob Dylan book *MILTON GLASER GRAPHIC DESIGN, The Overlook Press 1983 third printing, hardbound with dustjacket.

minutes into hours Bob Dylan book MINUTES ..... INTO HOURS -DYLAN IN BRITAIN 1981, by Ian Woodward, B. D. O. 1982, limited edition to 15 copies only, 62 pages.

miss o'dell Bob Dylan book *MISS O'DELL -MY HARD DAYS AND LONG NIGHTS WITH THE BEATLES, THE STONES, BOB DYLAN, ERIC CLAPTON, AND THE WOMEN THEY LOVED, by Chris O'Dell and Katherine Ketcham. Touchstone 2010, 416 pages. ISBN-13: 9781416590941 ISBN: 1416590943.

mixed up confusion Bob Dylan book MIXED UP CONFUSION -THE KROGSGAARD COMPANION, compiled by John Roberts, UK 1994, private publication.

the monk's record player Bob Dylan book *MONK'S RECORD PLAYER (THE) -THOMAS MERTON, BOB DYLAN, AND THE PERILOUS SUMMER OF 1966, by Robert Hudson, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co (14 March 2018), 224 pages. ISBN 978-0802875204 .

MORE BLOOD MORE TRACKS -THE BOOTLEG SERIES VOL. 14. There are very interesting paper documents in this Bootleg Series Vol 14 box set: the 6 CDs are included in a 60 page hard cover book called MORE BLOOD MORE TRACKS introducing the recording sessions and a track-by-track presentaion, and a 'bonus' hardcover book STORIES IN THE PRESS featuring a replica of the original 57-page notebook containing the handwritten working lyrics for Blood On The Tracks, photographs, magazines and 7" covers.
But as Sony 'is not perfect' (...) due to a printing error, four pages were left out of the handwritten lyric notebook included in the Deluxe Edition of ‘More Blood, More Tracks'... You can see them below. [1118]

more blood more tracks Bob Dylan book MORE BLOOD MORE TRACKS, 60 pages with 6 CDs
more blood more tracks stories in the press Bob Dylan book MORE BLOOD MORE TRACKS, STORIES IN THE PRESS, 122 pages
more blood more tracks missing pages 1 Bob Dylan book more blood more tracks missing pages 2 Bob Dylan book
Notebook replica missing pages

more rainunravelled tales Bob Dylan book MORE RAIN UNRAVELLED TALES -(THE NIGHTINGALE'S CODE RE-EXAMINED) -ANOTHER RUMOUROGRAPHY, by Clinton Heylin, Ashes & Sand 1984, 92 pages

movin' around 2010 concerts Bob Dylan book MOVIN' ALONG -BOB DYLAN'S 2010 CONCERTS, by Mike Wyvill & John Wraith, 2011, 64 pages

music a social experience Bob Dylan book *MUSIC: A SOCIAL EXPERIENCE, by Steven Cornelius and Mary Natvig, Pearson 2011, 256 pages

music from big pink niven Bob Dylan book *MUSIC FROM BIG PINK, by John Niven, Continuum Books 33 1/3, London, 2012, 160 pages, paperback.

the music of Bob Dylan book MUSIC OF BOB DYLAN (THE), X-Asity 1990, 48 pages

the music of Bob Dylan chris wade book MUSIC OF BOB DYLAN (THE), by Chris Wade, Wisdom Twins Books 2015, 202 pages.

musician in the wind Bob Dylan book MUSICIAN IN THE WIND (BOB DYLAN), Filiquarian Publishing 2008, 104 pages, paperback

musicians composers of the 20th century Bob Dylan book *MUSICIANS & COMPOSERS OF THE 20th CENTURY -PAUL DESMOND-JOAN JETT, by Alfred William Cramer, Salem Press 2009, 360 pages. Part of a 5 volumes set

my back pages garrett Bob Dylan book MY BACK PAGES (DYLAN), by B. Garrett, 39 pages, UK

mysteriously saved green cover Bob Dylan book MYSTERIOUSLY SAVED -AN ASTROLOGICAL INVESTIGATION INTO BOB DYLAN'S CONVERSION TO AMERICAN FUNDAMENTALISM, by John Ledbury, Quest Publications, 42 pages.

mysteriously saved blue cover Bob Dylan book   mysteriously saved yellow cover Bob Dylan book   mysteriously saved pink cover Bob Dylan book same, alternate coloured card covers.

mystery train Bob Dylan book *MYSTERY TRAIN, by David Wojahn, University of Pittsburgh Press, 1990, (Pitt Poetry Series) 85 pages, paperback. Not really a Dylan book: about 50 poems, many of them inspired by popular music, one entitled, "Woody Guthrie Visited by Bob Dylan : Brooklyn State Hospital, New York, 1961". Thanks to Ian Woodward for these details.

never-ending quarrel Bob Dylan book NEVER-ENDING QUARREL (A) -BOB DYLAN AND SOCIETY, Seminar paper. Published by Grin Verlag, Norderstedt, Germany, 2006; paperback, 12 single-sided pages.

never-ending quarrel alternate cover Bob Dylan book same, alternate cover

never say no to a rock star Bob Dylan book *NEVER SAY NO TO A ROCK STAR -IN THE STUDIO WITH DYLAN, SINATRA, JAGGER AND MORE..., by Glenn Berger. Schaffner Press, Inc. July 2016, 320 pages

new bard for a new generation Bob Dylan book NEW BARD FOR A NEW GENERATION (A): BOB DYLAN IN THE EARLY 1960s, by Pelin Savtak. Universitary thesis, Istanbul Bilgi University, 2018. 82 pages (includes the Nobel Lecture). The thesis can be read here.

new jersey folk revival music Bob Dylan book *NEW JERSEY FOLK REVIVAL MUSIC -HISTORY & TRADITION, by Michael C. Gabriele, The History Press (December 5, 2016), 192 pages, ISBN-13: 978-1626198241

new wavy gravy Bob Dylan book NEW WAVY GRAVY, by Raymond Pettibon, Lawndale, CA: SST Publications 1985, 28 pages. 

night after night Bob Dylan book NIGHT AFTER NIGHT -BOB DYLAN'S 2012 CONCERTS, by Mike Wyvill and John Wraith, Two Riders Production, private publication 2013, 64 pages

the nightingale code the Bob Dylan's shotof love book NIGHTINGALE CODE (THE) -BOB DYLAN'S SHOT OF LOVE, A VISUAL RESPONSE, by John S. Cumming, 1984, 10 drawings + text in foldout cover

the nightingale code a poetic study of Bob Dylan book NIGHTINGALE'S CODE (THE) -A POETIC STUDY OF BOB DYLAN, by John Gibbens, Touched Press 2001, 370 pages.

nights in white satin Bob Dylan book *NIGHTS IN WIGHT SATIN -AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF THE ISLE OF WIGHT POP FESTIVALS, by Brian Hinton, Isle of Wight Cultural Service Department 1992, 72 pages.

1963 the year of the revolution Bob Dylan book *1963, THE YEAR OF THE REVOLUTION -HOW YOUTH CHANGED THE WORLD WITH MUSIC, FASHION AND ART, by Robin Morgan and Ariel Leve, It Books 2013, 256 pages.

1989 Bob Dylan didn't have this to sing about book *1989 -BOB DYLAN DIDN'T HAVE THIS TO SING ABOUT, by J. Clover, University of California Press 2009, 198 pages, Hardcover (This is a book about the year 1989; the only connection with Bob Dylan seems to be the strange title)

no direction home robert shelton Bob Dylan book NO DIRECTION HOME: THE LIFE AND MUSIC OF BOB DYLAN, by Robert Shelton, New English Library 1986, 573 pages, hardback

no direction home robert shelton hardback Bob Dylan book same, Beech Tree Books, NY 1986, 573 pages, hardback

no direction home robert shelton Da Capo Press 1997 Bob Dylan book same, Da Capo Press, NY 1997, 573 pages, softcover

no direction home robert shelton ballantine Bob Dylan book same, Ballantine Books, New York 1987, paperback

no direction home robert shelton penguin Bob Dylan book same, Penguin 1987

no direction home robert shelton 2003 Bob Dylan book same, Da Capo Press, New York City. 2003

 no direction home robert shelton 2011 revised Bob Dylan book same, by Robert Shelton, Revised and updated edition by Elisabeth Thomson and Patrick Humphries. With parts of the manuscript not originally included, an updated discography, bibliography and new footnotes, Backbeat Books May 2011, 352 pages, Hardcover with dustjacket

 no direction home robert shelton omnibus 2011 Bob Dylan book same, Omnibus Press, Bath 2011 (UK), 359 pages

no direction home robert shelton Hardie Grant 2011 Bob Dylan book same, Hardie Grant 2011 (Australia)

no one else could play that tune Bob Dylan book NO ONE ELSE COULD PLAY THAT TUNE, by Clynton Heylin, Wanted Man Study Series: Take II ~ Vol.1, only available from 2018, hardcover, 128 pages. "In the first of a new incarnation of the Wanted Man Study Series, Clinton Heylin’s monograph tells the story of the ‘New York’ Blood On The Tracks filtered through the searing lens of hindsight with the full session tapes as witness." ISBN 978-1-901927-76-4 [0918]

the nobel lecture Bob Dylan book NOBEL LECTURE (THE), by Bob Dylan, Simon & Schuster USA, (October 31, 2017), hardcover, 64 pages. ISBN 978-1501189401. You can listen to the Nobel Lecture here.

the nobel lecture signed Bob Dylan book   same, limited signed edition: 'individually signed and numbered, limited to 100 copies, in a protective case with certificate of authenticity'; $2,500 (plus applicable taxes).

the nobel lecture hardcover Bob Dylan book NOBEL LECTURE (THE), by Bob Dylan, Simon & Schuster UK, (November 30, 2017), hardcover, 64 pages. ISBN 978-1471172182

nothing but mystery Bob Dylan book NOTHING BUT MYSTERY (BOB DYLAN), by Colin Waters, Argyll Publishing, Scotland 2010, 127 pages, paperback

nothing to turn off Vince Farinaccio Bob Dylan book NOTHING TO TURN OFF -THE FILMS AND VIDEO OF BOB DYLAN, by Vince Farinaccio, Lulu Publishing 2008, paperback, 288 pages.