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Max Wall. The Fool on the Hill. An Autobiography

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London. Quartet Books, 1975. Purple Boards. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine except for a little age toning and tiny hint of shelf wear to the top edge. Unclipped. First Edition. 1975. 270pp. Black and white photographs.

"The great comedian's life has not been all laughs. And in his autobiography this last great original of the music-hall tradition recalls how a possessive, domineering mother and a series of traumatic marriages have several times come close to ruining a brilliant career. Max became a star of radio and television and relates these years with nostalgic relish, but he does not gloss over the bad times: the vicissitudes of his private life and savage treatment from the press meant years in the wilderness of show business, and this period is described with frankness and stark self-criticism."

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Author(s):
Wall Max
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0

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London. Quartet Books, 1975. Purple Boards. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine except for a little age toning and tiny hint of shelf wear to the top edge. Unclipped. First Edition. 1975. 270pp. Black and white photographs.

"The great comedian's life has not been all laughs. And in his autobiography this last great original of the music-hall tradition recalls how a possessive, domineering mother and a series of traumatic marriages have several times come close to ruining a brilliant career. Max became a star of radio and television and relates these years with nostalgic relish, but he does not gloss over the bad times: the vicissitudes of his private life and savage treatment from the press meant years in the wilderness of show business, and this period is described with frankness and stark self-criticism."

Author(s):
Wall Max
Condition:
Fine
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
0

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