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Fame and Obscurity by Gay Talese

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Published by Ivy Books .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Historical - U.S.,
  • Regional Subjects - MidAtlantic,
  • United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic,
  • Fiction / General,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9770097M
ISBN 10034546723X
ISBN 109780345467232
OCLC/WorldCa277237004

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Fame and Obscurity: A Book About New York, a Bridge, and Celebrities on the Edge was a book by Gay book was a collection of many of Talese's works for Esquire about New York City, and also includes his most famous celebrity profiles: "Joe Louis: The King as a Middle-aged Man", "Frank Sinatra Has a Cold" and "The Silent Season of a HeroAuthor: Gay Talese. Fame and Obscurity: A Book About New York, a Bridge, and Celebrities on the Edge was a book by Gay Talese. The book was a collection of many of Talese's works for Esquire about New York City, and also includes his most famous celebrity profiles: "", "Frank Sinatra Has a Cold" and "The Silent Season of a . : Fame and Obscurity () by Talese, Gay and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(). Editions for Fame and Obscurity: X (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (published in ), (Paperback published in 1.

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