Lyrics 1964-2016 (Hardcover)

By Paul Simon

Simon & Schuster, 9781501155970, 432pp.

Publication Date: June 28, 2016

List Price: 39.99*
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A landmark compilation of popular music, this collection contains Paul Simon’s lyrics from his first album in 1964 to the present, now with 2016’s Stranger to Stranger.

Praise For Lyrics 1964-2016

“A pleasure to read straight through, like a novel or abiography.”
— Booklist

“The extent of Mr. Simon’s genius hits you like a shot.... In aHemingway-size fistful of words, he creates a world as precise as any.... Anessential document of arguably the greatest popular songwriter of our time.”
— The New York Observer

“It's almost impossible to read, and not mentally sing, his familiarlines.”
— Pittsburgh Tribune-Review

“Long overdue, but well worth the wait.”
— Madison County Herald