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The Resource Beyond a joke : inside the dark world of stand-up comedy, Bruce Dessau

Beyond a joke : inside the dark world of stand-up comedy, Bruce Dessau

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Beyond a joke : inside the dark world of stand-up comedy
Title
Beyond a joke
Title remainder
inside the dark world of stand-up comedy
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Dessau
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Comedians are not normal. If they were normal they wouldn't want to go onstage and make thousands of strangers laugh every night. 'Beyond a Joke' is the story of dysfunctional lives lived to excess: of alcohol, drugs, sex - and running marathons
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Dessau, Bruce
Dewey number
  • 792.7'6
  • 792.76
  • 920 MILL
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Stand-up comedy
  • Performing Arts
Label
Beyond a joke : inside the dark world of stand-up comedy, Bruce Dessau
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Preface, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780099558279
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xv, 285 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780099558279
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Beyond a joke : inside the dark world of stand-up comedy, Bruce Dessau
Publication
Note
Originally published: London: Preface, 2011
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780099558279
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xv, 285 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780099558279
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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